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Patrick Dempsey has lived two charming but separate lives on film and television. From an exuberant, somewhat awkward charmer in college comedy films of the late 1980s and early 1990s, he has morphed spectacularly into a dreamy, wavy-haired television hunk of the new-age millennium and this seductive new image has since spilled off into romantic ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 2 Golden Globes. Another 8 wins & 19 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Grey's Anatomy
Grey's Anatomy Dr. Derek Shepherd
(2005-2017)
Enchanted
Enchanted Robert Philip
(2007)
Made of Honor
(2008)

Filmography

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 2018 Disenchanted (announced)
Robert Philip (rumored)
 2018 The Postcard Killings (pre-production)
Jacob Kanon
 2017 The Truth About Harry Quebert Affair (TV Mini-Series) (announced)
Harry Quebert (2017)
 2017 Micronesian Blues (TV Series) (announced)
- Episode #1.1 (2017)
 2017 Red Nose Day Actually (TV Short)
 2017 Bridget Jones's Baby: Extended End Credits (Video short)
Jack (uncredited)
 2011 Flypaper
Tripp
 2006 Brother Bear 2 (Video)
Kenai (voice)
 2006 Shade (Short)
Paul Parker
 2004 Iron Jawed Angels (TV Movie)
Ben Weissman
 2003 Karen Sisco (TV Series)
Carl Wilkens
- Blown Away (2003) ... Carl Wilkens
 2003 Lucky 7 (TV Movie)
Peter Connor
 2003 About a Boy (TV Movie)
Will
 2002 Rebellion (Video)
Tyler Rae
 2002 Corsairs (TV Movie)
 2001 Chestnut Hill (TV Movie)
Michael Eastman
 2001 Blonde (TV Mini-Series)
Cass
- Episode #1.2 (2001) ... Cass
- Episode #1.1 (2001) ... Cass
 2000-2001 Will & Grace (TV Series)
Matthew
- Crazy in Love (2001) ... Matthew
- Love Plus One (2000) ... Matthew
 1999 Me and Will
Fast Eddie
 1998 Jeremiah (TV Movie)
Jeremiah
 1998 Life in the Fast Lane
The Stranger
 1998 The Treat
Mike
 1998/II Denial
Sam
 1998 The Escape (TV Movie)
Clayton
 1997 Odd Jobs (TV Movie)
 1997 The Player (TV Movie)
Griffin Mill
 1997 Hugo Pool
Floyd
 1996 A Season in Purgatory (TV Movie)
Harrison Burns
 1996 The Right to Remain Silent (TV Movie)
Tom Harris
 1995 Bloodknot (TV Movie)
Tom
 1995 Outbreak
Jimbo Scott
 1993 For Better and for Worse (TV Movie)
Robert Faldo
 1993 Face the Music
Charlie Hunter
 1989 Happy Together
Christopher Wooden
 1989 Loverboy
Randy Bodek
 1988 In a Shallow Grave
Potter Daventry
 1987 In the Mood
Ellsworth 'Sonny' Wisecarver
 1986 Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (TV Series)
Kellin Taylor
- A Fighting Choice (1986) ... Kellin Taylor
 1985 The Stuff
Underground Stuff Buyer #2 (uncredited)
 1985 Heaven Help Us
Corbet
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Other Works:

Film: "With Honors" See more »

Publicity Listings:

7 Interviews | 15 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 10 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Height:

5' 10½" (1.79 m)
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Personal Quote:

"I'd come in with this bitter attitude. It's not an escape, because I feel this disappointment, this jealousy." - on why he couldn't stand to go to the movies during his decade-long career-drought. See more »

Trivia:

Patrick Dempsey trained in the Meisner technique with Joanne Baron. See more »

Trademark:

Wavy dark brown hair

Nickname:

Dr. McDreamy

Star Sign:

Capricorn

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