STARmeter
Top 5000
Up 160 this week

Patrick Dempsey (I)


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 »

A Complete History of Best Picture Oscar Winners

Take a look back at all of the Best Picture Oscars winners in the history of the ceremony.

View the gallery

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Amazon Video

Watch on TV

Projects In Development

Details only on IMDbPro »

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 23 people
created 05 Mar 2011
 
a list of 30 people
created 18 Jan 2012
 
a list of 40 people
created 07 May 2014
 
a list of 31 people
created 26 Sep 2014
 
a list of 35 people
created 21 Nov 2014
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Patrick Dempsey's work have you seen?

User Polls

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

Known For

Grey's Anatomy
Grey's Anatomy Dr. Derek Shepherd
(2005-2016)
Enchanted
Enchanted Robert Philip
(2007)
Made of Honor
(2008)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Actor (64 credits)
 2017 Micronesian Blues (TV Series) (announced)
- Episode #1.1 (2017)
 2016 Bridget Jones's Baby
Jack
 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
Show Show Production manager (1 credit)
Show Show Producer (4 credits)
Show Show Director (1 credit)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (3 credits)
Show Show Self (90 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (16 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Voiceover Work: Mazda 2006 See more »

Publicity Listings:

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

Official Sites:


Height:

5' 10½" (1.79 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

People sometimes mistake being serious with being taken seriously. And, sure, if you have a political point of view, you have every right to share it. But you have to be careful not to get too self-important. You have to find the balance between being entertaining and being preachy. And you're seeing that at the box office. People aren't buying it any more. There's a time and a place, and what we... See more »

Trivia:

As a teenager, placed third in his age group at the National Jugglers Convention. Aspired to attend Clown College. See more »

Trademark:

Wavy dark brown hair

Nickname:

Dr. McDreamy

Star Sign:

Capricorn

Contribute to This Page