How much is Patrick Dempsey worth? $60 million
How did Patrick Dempsey earn his money and wealth?
Patrick Dempsey was born on January 13, 1966, in Lewiston, Maine, U.S. and is a 52-year old American actor, born to parents, Amanda (née Casson) who was a school secretary, and his father, William was an insurance salesman. He was brought up in towns around Turner and Buckfield and has two elder sisters and one half-brother named Shane.
He studied at the Buckfield High School and St. Dominic Regional High School. At the age of twelve, he was diagnosed with dyslexia and believes that whatever he is today, he owes it to dyslexia. While he was young, he used to take part in juggling competitions and in 1981 he bagged the second place at the International Jugglers’ Association Championship.
He was invited for an audition for “Torch Song Trilogy” and was selected and spent the next four months touring Philadelphia. He is best known for his role in “Grey’s Anatomy” as a neurosurgeon named Derek “McDreamy” Shepherd. He is also seen in a stage production called “On Golden Pond”, his first major role in a feature film was in “In The Mood” when he was 21 years old. He was also seen in “Meatballs III: Summer Job”, “Can’t Buy Me Love” in 1987 and in “Some Girls” in 1988. He played the lead role in a movie named “Loverboy” and “Happy Together”.
He is also seen in “Transformers: Dark of the Moon” as Dylan Gould in 2011. And then he bagged a role in Grey’s Anatomy after which he also appeared in two episodes of Grey’s spin-off “Private Practice”. In 2014, he signed a 2-year contract for Grey’s Anatomy while its 10th season was going on. And was be seen in the 11th and 12th season as well. For the same role, he was nominated in the 2006 Golden Globes. He was also ranked as #1 on “TV’s Sexiest Men of 2011” by BuddyTV.
His average salary per episode is a whopping amount of $350 Thousand. Dempsey was first married to actress Rocky Parker from 1987 to 1994. He is currently married to Jillian Dempsey, who is a make-up artist and they both have three children together: a daughter named Tallulah Fyfe and twin sons named Darby Galen and Sullivan Patrick.
What are the most popular appearances of Patrick Dempsey?
- Made of Honor- $4,000,000
- Enchanted- $750,000
- Freedom Writers- $500,000
- Grey’s Anatomy (2012-2013)- $350,000
- Grey’s Anatomy (2011-2012)- $275,000
- Grey’s Anatomy (2010-2011)- $250,000
- Grey’s Anatomy (2009-2010)- $250,000
- Grey’s Anatomy (2007-2008)- $225,000
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