He became popular seeing that Dr. Derek Shepherd, or “McDreamy,” on Grey’s Anatomy and was nominated for the MTV Movie Prize for Greatest Kiss for his function as Robert in 2007’s Enchanted. In 2011, he performed the type Dylan within the blockbuster film Transformers: Dark of the Moon. He was identified as having dyslexia at age group 12, so he previously to memorize all his lines for auditions. During senior high school, he linked for second within a nationwide juggling tournament. He played jobs within the 2002 film Special Home Alabama as well as the 2008 film Manufactured from Honor. He wedded Jillian Dempsey in 1999. That they had a daughter called Tallulah in 2002 and twins called Sullivan Patrick and Darby Galen in 2007. He co-starred with Ellen Pompeo on Grey’s Anatomy.