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Ellen Pompeo

Ellen Pompeo

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Famous as :

Actress

Birth Name :

Ellen Kathleen Pompeo

Birth Date :

November 10, 1969

Birth Place :

Everett, Massachusetts, USA

Spouse :

Chris Ivery (music producer, since 9-Nov-07)

Claim to fame :

As Meredith Grey on ABC's "Grey's Anatomy"

Biography


Ellen Pompeo was born on November 10, 1969 in Everett, Massachusetts as Ellen Kathleen Pompeo. Prior to rising to worldwide stardom for starring on the long-running ABC medical drama series "Grey's Anatomy", she made her acting debut in the 2002 movie "Moonlight Mile". Portraying an outspoken young woman carrying a silent burden that broke her heart, she received positive reviews for her acting in the romantic drama and scored few other roles on notable films, like "Catch Me If You Can", "Daredevil", and "Life of the Party".

Following her big screen success, Pompeo began building her own fan base on TV, thanks to her starring role as Dr. Meredith Grey, one of the main cast on "Grey's Anatomy". The character won her a Golden Globe Award nomination for the category of Best Actress - Television Series Drama back in 2007. Besides, she also won Satellite Award and Teen Choice Award in addition to earning numerous other award nominations.

Latest News


Taylor Swift Adds Ellen Pompeo and Mariska Hargitay to 'Bad Blood' Video

May 14, 2015 22:01:36 GMT

The lineup for 's "Bad Blood" music video keeps getting longer. and have just been introduced as Luna and Justice respectively. "I have a fun surprise for you guys...BUT it's getting kind of late. Maybe tomorrow. Night night all," Hargitay teased on Twitter hours before the reveal.
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Ellen Pompeo Says Her Dog Was Attacked by Coyote

October 04, 2014 04:03:12 GMT

had a little bit of scare at her house earlier this week when a coyote attacked her dog. The 44-year-old shared the story on "" on Thursday evening, October 2.
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Ellen Pompeo and Chris Ivery Welcome Baby Girl Via Surrogate

October 02, 2014 22:36:14 GMT

, 44, and her music producer husband Chris Ivery have welcomed a baby girl to their growing family. The bundle of joy was born via surrogate, so the "" actress announced the baby's arrival on Twitter.
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'Grey's Anatomy' Cast Impersonates 'Orange Is the New Black' Characters

September 19, 2014 02:58:30 GMT

and her "" co-stars channel their inner inmates in a picture that parodies "". Wearing blue hospital garbs, they impersonate their favorite characters on the Netflix series with Pompeo as Tricia and as Alex.
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'Grey's Anatomy': Ellen Pompeo Explains Her Objection to Be Paired With Isaiah Washington On-Screen

October 08, 2013 04:00:01 GMT

In an interview to mark "" 200th episode, opens up about some behind-the-scenes dramas on the show. While her character Meredith Grey and 's Derek "McDreamy" Shepard seem to be destined to be with each other since the first episode and have since become an iconic on-screen couple, the pairing could have been different.
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Ellen Pompeo 'Disappointed' by Emmys' Lack of Diversity

September 24, 2013 02:49:30 GMT

was not impressed by the 2013 Primetime Emmy Awards telecast. In fact, the actress has slammed this year's biggest TV event for lack of diversity, admitting that she "was really disappointed" by the show.
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Ellen Pompeo Denies Having 12 Toes

November 06, 2010 05:06:55 GMT

Actress has exploded a myth about her feet - she doesn't have have 12 toes. The "" star was shown recently published paparazzi photos of her feet during her appearance on U.S. late night show "" on Thursday, November 4 and was left stunned by the shots.
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