Wednesday Morning Man: Patrick Dempsey!
He recently reprised his role as neurosurgeon Derek “McDreamy” Shepherd in Grey’s Anatomy in a dream sequence. He had left the show after its 12th season in 2015 with his character being killed off.
Since leaving the show, he has starred in the TV series Devils, the miniseries The Truth About the Harry Quebert Affair, and the feature film Bridget Jones’s Baby.
Dempsey had early success as an actor, starring in a number of films in the 1980s, including Can’t Buy Me Love (1987) and Loverboy (1989). In the 1990s, he mostly appeared in smaller roles in film, such as Outbreak (1995) and television. Dempsey was in Scream 3 where he played the role of Detective Mark Kincaid and landed a lead role in Sweet Home Alabama (2002), a surprise box office hit. He has since starred in other films, including Enchanted (2007), Made of Honor (2008), Valentine’s Day (2010), Flypaper (2011), Freedom Writers (2007), and Transformers: Dark of the Moon (2012).