Patrick Dempsey
Patrick Dempsey
Real Name/Full Name Patrick Galen Dempsey
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Patrick Dempsey
Birth Place: in Lewiston, Maine, United States
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 13 January 1966
Age/How Old: 58 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 179 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 10″
Weight: In Kilograms – 77 Kg
In Pounds – 170 lbs
Eye Color: Green
Hair Color: Brown
Parents Name: Father –William
Mother –Amanda
Siblings: Mary, Alicia
School: Buckfield high school, and St Dominic regional high school,  Willowridge High School
College: N/A
Religion: Christian
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: straight
Marital Status: Married
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: Rochele Parker (m.1987 div 1994)
Jillian fink (m. 1999)
Kids/Children Name: Taula,  Sullivan, Darby
Profession: Actor, race car driver
Net Worth: $90 million
Last Updated: June 2024

Patrick Dempsey is a talented American actor, producer and a race car driver. He is best known for his role at “Grey’s anatomy” as Neurosurgeon Derek Christopher shepherd.

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Biography and Early Life

Patrick Galen Dempsey was born on January 13, 1966 in Lewiston, Maine in the United States. He is the son of Amanda who was a secretary and his father William was an insurance broker. He grew up with his two older sisters and his half brother in Turner and Buckfileld.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Patrick Dempsey in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Patrick Dempsey’s age is 58 years old as of today’s date 14th June 2024 having been born on 13 January 1966. Though, he is 5′ 10″ in feet and inches and 179 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 170lbs in Pound and 77 kg in Kilograms.


He went to Buckfield high school and St Dominic regional high school.  They later moved to Houston transferring to Willowridge High School.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Patrick Dempsey With Wife Jillian Fink
Patrick Dempsey With Wife Jillian Fink

At only 21 years of age Patrick married his manager Rochele Parker who was twice his age in the year 1987. After 8 years of their marriage the couple divorced. Then on July 31, 1999 he married Jillian Fink a makeup and hair stylist. They became parents of a daughter Talula who was born on February 20, 2002 and on February 1, 2007 they welcomed their twin sons Sullivan and Darby. After having differences with their marriage, Jillian filed for divorce on January 2015 but at the end of the year the couple had already reconciled

Is Patrick Dempsey Gay?

Patrick has not declared any interest in becoming gay. He got married to his first wife when he was very young. He is currently married to his wife Julian and together they have three children together.

Professional Career

Patrick’s career i acting began when he auditioned for a role in “Torch song Trilogy”, he became successful and this led to Patrick touring for four months with the company in Philadelphia. He went on anther tour “Brighton Beach memoirs “as a lead role. He also appeared in stage productions on “the golden pond”, as Timmy in a 1990 off-Broadway revival of “the subject was roses” at the roundabout theatre in New York.

When he was 21 years of age he features in major film role “in the mood”. Then in 1997 he co-starred in the third episode of “meatballs III: summer job”. The following year he starred in a teen comedy “can’t buy me love”. In 1989, he featured in major roles in the films “lover boy “and “happy together”.

Patrick has also produced several movies such as flypaper and the art of racing in the rain.

He had his big breakthrough when he starred in the drama “Grey’s anatomy” as Dr. Derek Shepherd. The success in the film earned him public attention and positive reviews and earned him a massive following. While still filming Greys anatomy” he also featured in other numerous films such as “enchanted” (20080 and “flypaper” (2011) and “freedom witters” (2007). “Transformers: Dark of the moon grossed a whopping   1.12 billion at the box office.

Patrick also has a racing career where he has competed in a number of pro-am events  such as 24 hours of Le Mans, Rolex 24 and tecate SCORE Baja 1000. He finished in second place in the 2006 Toyota pro/celebrity race and his team earned second place in the 2015 24 hrs of Le Mans (GTE Am class), in 2012 he came in third place in the American Le Mans Series(LMP2 class)


Patrick has attracted several accolades as a result of his performance. He received a young artist award for his role o “can’t buy me love” in 1987. He received two people’s choice awards as the favourite male TV star for his role in “grey’s anatomy” (2007 & 2008) and another awards for favourite TV drama actor in 2015.

In 2001 Patrick received Online Film &television Association award for best guest actor in a comedy series “Will and Grace”.  Additionally, in 2002 he received an award as the best guest actor in a drama series “Once and again”.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Patrick Dempsey in 2024

Patrick Dempsey Net Worth
Patrick Dempsey Net Worth

Patrick has made 244 appearances on “Grey’s anatomy “out of the 366 episodes. Patrick is estimated to earn a salary of up to $350,000 per episode which translates to $10 million per season. He has also his career in racing which makes him own a compressive collection of automotives. Not to mention that he is also a producer who makes a good income from the career as well. As of 2024, He has accumulated a net worth of $90 million and the figures will continue to increase as he thrives in his career.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • At only 12 years of age Patrick was diagnosed with Dyslexia.
  • He was ranked as #1 by Buddy TV on its list of TV’s sexiest men of 2011.
  • In 1997 Patricks mother was diagnosed with cancer however his mother passed o in 2014 after the cancer reoccurred five times.
  • In 2005 “People” magazine ranked Patrick # 2 in their “sexiest men alive” issue.  He was also in their list the following year.

Patrick has pushed himself with his career he has chosen to never give up no matter what comes his way. He started his acting career with very little experience and with his determination and hard work he has risen to become one of the most celebrated celebrity we now love and appreciate.


  1. There’s no mention of his philanthropy and his two great centers for the care of cancer patients and survivors and their caregivers—the Dempsey Centers in Lewiston and Portland, Maine!


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