Patrick Dempsey Birthday (January 13th)

Patrick Dempsey Birthday (January 13th)

Patrick Galen Dempsey, a Golden Globe Award-nominated American artist was born on 13th January, 1966 in Lewiston, Maine. During late 1980s, Patrick Dempsey first became famous in Hollywood. Patrick Dempsey is popular for his character as neurosurgeon Dr. Derek Shepherd (Dr. McDreamy) on the medical drama Grey's Anatomy. For the period of 2000s, Patrick Dempsey also emerged in various movie roles, including Made of Honor, The Emperor's Club, Enchanted and Freedom Writers.

Biography of Patrick Dempsey

Patrick Dempsey Early life

Patrick Dempsey is an Irish American. Patrick Dempsey matured in Turner, Maine. Patrick Dempsey is the youngest of 3 children. Patrick Dempsey was the son of William Dempsey, an insurance agent and Amanda. Patrick Dempsey k joined the St. Dominic Regional High School for his leading year, at where his mother did a job as a secretary, but withdrew before Patrick Dempsey graduated. Patrick Dempsey was an expert juggler, fixing for a second in the national juggling contest.

At the age of 12, Patrick was detected with Dyslexia. Patrick Dempsey stated Barbara Walters on her 2008 Oscar's particular that he reflects dyslexia "made him what he is today." “It’s given me a perspective of — you have to keep working,” Patrick tells Walters. “I have never given up.”

Career Graph of Patrick Dempsey

Patrick Dempsey Early career

Patrick Dempsey was discovered through a manager. He was invited to test for a character in the theater production of the Torch Song Trilogy. And Patrick Dempsey test was successful. Patrick Dempsey passed his next 4 months touring with a company in San Francisco. Patrick Dempsey emerged on MTV on the show Overnight Success through Teri DeSario, at where Patrick Dempsey juggles and dances. Patrick Dempsey pursued this with a new tour, Brighton Beach Memoirs, in the main role, which was produced by Gene Saks. Patrick Dempsey has made famous appearances in the stage productions of the On Golden Pond, with Maine Acting Company, and as Timmy (Martin Sheen role) in a 1991 Off-Broadway revival of The Subject Was Roses co-starring with Dana Ivey and John Mahoney at Roundabout Theatre in New York.

At the age of 21, Patrick Dempsey did a major feature movie role with Beverly D'Angelo in the film In The Mood, the actual life WW2 tale about the Ellsworth Wise carver who had relations with an older married lady which created the national chaos. And this was pursued through a teen humor Can't Buy Me Love in 1987 with performer Amanda Peterson. And In 1989, Patrick Dempsey had the main role in a movie Lover boy with actress Kirstie Alley and also Happy Together with performer Helen Slater.

1990s & early 2000s

Patrick Dempsey made several featured appearances in TV in 1990s; Patrick Dempsey was cast various times in pilots and that was not raised for the full season, comprised main roles in television version of the movies About A Boy and The Player. On the other hand, Patrick Dempsey achieved best reviews as he depicted real-life mob boss, Meyer Lansky in 1991, when Mobsters were assumed on the screen. And his primary major TV role in television series was a chronic character as Will's clandestine sportscaster boyfriend on Will & Grace. Patrick Dempsey continued to play the character of Aaron Brooks, Lily & Judy's expressively unhinged brother, on Once & Again. Patrick Dempsey achieved an Emmy recommendation in 2001 as the Outstanding Guest Actor in the Drama Series for the character of Aaron. In the year of 2004, Patrick Dempsey co-starred in highly applauded HBO production, Iron Jawed Angels, opposite Angelica Huston and Hilary Swank. Patrick Dempsey emerged as a special guest star in The Practice for three epis
odes ending season (8x13-8x15), as a wedded man who killed his lover.

Patrick Dempsey had a high-profile character for the Reese Witherspoon in Sweet Home Alabama. Patrick had a character as the Detective Kincaid on Scream 3. Patrick Dempsey is expected to return in a possible Scream 4. Patrick’s most topical roles include 2007 Disney movie Enchanted, and the Paramount Pictures film Freedom Writers where Patrick Dempsey reunites with his Iron Jawed Angels co-star Hilary Swank. Patrick gave his voice for a character Kenai in Brother Bear 2.

In recent times, Patrick Dempsey has starred in the Made of Honor as Tom.

Patrick Dempsey Private life

Patrick Dempsey has been wedded twice. And in the year of 1987, Patrick Dempsey wedded with an actress and acting coach Rochelle "Rocky" Parker, who emerged with Dempsey in the movie In the Mood. But Patrick Dempsey was mere 21 years old, while she was 48. They have a son Corey Parker. They separated in 1994.

On 31st July, 1999, Patrick Dempsey wedded with Jillian Fink, a Connecticut resident and originator of Deluxe Beauty. They have 3 children: Talula Fyfe, twins Darby Galen and Sullivan Patrick.

Recently, he is a co-owner of the Indy Car Series team Vision Racing. And in the year of 2008 Patrick will be opposing in 5 of the 12 Rolex Sports Car Series racing series races.

In the year of 1997, Patrick Dempsey’s mother was detected with the ovarian cancer. In retort to his mother's short period with cancer, Patrick helped to launch the Patrick Dempsey Center in his homeland of Lewiston, Maine.

Filmography of Patrick Dempsey

Title Release
Label U.K. albumspeak
Scott 1967 Philips Records 3
Scott 2 1968 Philips Records 1
Scott 3 1969 Philips Records 3
Scott: ScottWalker Sings Songs from his TV Series Philips Records 7
Scott 4 Philips Records -
'Til The BandComes In 1970 Philips Records -
The Moviegoer 1972 Philips Records -
Any Day Now 1973 Philips Records -
Stretch Columbia Records -
We Had It All 1974 Columbia Records -
Climate ofHunter 1984 Virgin Records 60
Tilt 1995 Fontana Records 27
Pola X OST 1999 Barclay Records -
The Drift 2006 4AD 51
And Who ShallGo To The Ball? And What Shall
Go To The Ball?
2007 4AD -