‘McDreamy’ is this year’s most handsome man


Patrick Dempsey, the American actor known for his role as Derek ‘McDreamy’ Shepherd in the hospital drama, Grey’s Anatomyis just like the Peoplemagazine’s sexiest man in the world for 2023.

Dempsey (57) achieved heartthrob status with his role as the neurosurgeon who paralyzed the knees of a young doctor – and millions of viewers worldwide.

However, he already had his breakthrough role in the movie in 1987 Can’t Buy Me Love had. He is soon in the much awaited film, Ferrariopposite actors such as Adam Driver, Penelope Cruz and Shailene Woodley.

“I’m glad it’s happening at this point in my life,” Dempsey continued People said about the title of sexiest man.

“It’s nice to get recognition and my ego definitely gets a small boost, but it also offers me a platform that I can use for something positive.”

According to the actor, he was “shocked” when he heard the news. “I completely forgot about it and never even thought about being in this position.”

Dempsey says his 16-year-old twin sons, Sullivan and Darby, and 21-year-old daughter, Talula, will presumably fight him over this title.

“It’s a good thing, they keep me young,” he says.

Dempsey will soon be seen on the big screen as Piero Taruffi, an Italian racing driver. He admits he had to make a hole for himself in this film.

“I have been following the movie for years. I called Michael (Mann, the director) and asked if I could be a part of it. It taught me that if you really want something, you have to make it happen yourself.”

Dempsey is married to Jillian (57), a make-up artist.

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