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  • Faith: Christian - Catholic
  • Career: Actress
  • Birthday:  May 06, 1960
  • Accomplishments:  Emmy Nominations, Helen Hayes
  • Fun Faith Fact!: She plays Mary, mother of Jesus, in both the Bible mini series and the Son of God film adaptation

Patrick Dempsey is known for his love of driving racecars, as well as being a talented actor. Before acting, Dempsey worked as a magician, puppeteer and juggler, but is perhaps most famous for his performance in Can’t Buy Me Love early in his career, and his portrayal of a renowned neurosurgeon in the hit medical drama, Grey’s Anatomy.

Dempsey has portrayed a myriad of roles, including Valentine’s Day, Made of Honor, Sweet Home Alabama, and Transformers: Dark of the Moon, was nominated for an Emmy Award, and has won a Screen Actor Guild Award.

Dempsey resides in Malibu with his wife, Jillian.

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