Patrick Galen Dempsey (born January 13, 1966) is an American actor, known for his role as neurosurgeon Dr. Derek Shepherd ('McDreamy') on the medical drama Grey's Anatomy. Prior to Grey's Anatomy he made several television appearances and was nominated for an Emmy Award. He has also appeared in several films, including Sweet Home Alabama, Made of Honor, Valentine's Day, Flypaper, Freedom Writers and Transformers: Dark of the Moon. This book is your ultimate resource for Patrick Dempsey. Here you will find the most up-to-date information, photos, and much more. In easy to read chapters, with extensive references and links to get you to know all there is to know about his Early life, Career and Personal life right away. A quick look inside: Patrick Dempsey, Heaven Help Us, Meatballs III: Summer Job, Can't Buy Me Love (film), In the Mood (film), Some Girls (film), Loverboy (1989 film), Happy Together (1989 American film), Coupe de Ville (film), Mobsters, Run (1991 film), Bank Robber (film), With Honors (film), Outbreak (film), Hugo Pool, Denial (1998 film), Scream 3, Sweet Home Alabama (film), Lucky 7 (film), The Emperor's Club, Iron Jawed Angels, Brother Bear 2, Freedom Writers, Enchanted (film), Made of Honor, Valentine's Day (film), Transformers: Dark of the Moon, Flypaper (2011 film), A Fighting Choice, Fast Times, A Season in Purgatory, 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1997 Village Roadshow film), Crime and Punishment (1998 film), Will & Grace, Once and Again, The Practice, Grey's Anatomy, Private Practice (TV series).