'Grey's Anatomy' Star Patrick Dempsey Celebrated His 52nd Birthday

January 15, 2018 15:30

Actor Patrick Dempsey has played many roles in numerous projects: from comedies, dramas, to blockbusters. But for many people, he will always be Derek 'McDreamy' Shepherd from the iconic TV series Grey's Anatomy. And on January 13, Dempsey aka 'McDreamy' celebrated his 52nd birthday.


His acting career

Dempsey started his acting career when he was in his twenties. First, there were roles in numerous films and TV movies Can't Buy Me Love (1987), Outbreak (1995), and Sweet Home Alabama (2002), to name a few.

In 2005, Patrick joined the cast of ABC's Grey's Anatomy – medical drama TV series following the lives of several interns who later turned into doctors.


The role of Derek Shepherd brought him fame, love of millions of fans across the globe, and several awards, including three People's Choice Awards and a Golden Globe nomination.

As of lately, Dempsey starred in Sharon Maguire's romantic comedy Bridget Jones's Baby, playing opposite Colin Firth and Renée Zellweger. Currently, he directs on an anthology film Berlin I Love You.

Aside from making movies, Patrick Dempsey collects retro cars. Also, he takes part in rides and marathons with his wife Jillian.

Celebrating his 52nd birthday

Jillian Dempsey was one of the first celebrities to celebrate her husband and will him all the best on his special day.

Many celebrities and social media users, including Patrick's co-star Kate Walsh, also greeted the talented actor.

We would also like to congratulate Patrick Dempsey on his birthday and wish him many happy years to come!

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