Patrick Dempsey Crowned PEOPLE's Sexiest Man Alive 2023: A Life of Stardom and Giving Back

PEOPLE magazine has bestowed the title of "Sexiest Man Alive" for the year on Patrick Dempsey.


Dempsey is renowned for his iconic portrayal of Derek Shepherd in the TV series Grey's Anatomy.

Patrick Dempsey at the age of 57, receives this prestigious title marking a significant milestone in his career that has spanned over three decades in Hollywood.

Dempsey expresses his gratitude for being recognized mentioning, "I'm glad it's happening at this point in my life.

It's nice to have the recognition and certainly my ego takes a little bump but it gives me the platform to use it for something positive."

By receiving this honor, Dempsey joins the esteemed ranks of previous Sexiest Men Alive, which include Chris Evans the recipient from the previous year, along with notable figures like Paul Rudd, Michael B. Jordan, Brad Pitt, John Legend, Idris Elba, Chris Hemsworth, Channing Tatum, and George Clooney.

Patrick Dempsey is set to return to the silver screen in the Michael Mann-directed biopic "Ferrari," in which he portrays Piero Taruffi, an Italian Formula One driver.

His pursuit of this role underscores his belief that one must take initiative to achieve their aspirations.