Every year, People magazine announces the hottest man on the planet. And while last year actor Chris Evans (42) won the first place, this year it was the likeable actor Patrick Dempsey (57). The audience knows him mainly from the movie Bridget Jones’s Child, Transformers 3: The Far Side of the Moon or the series Surgeons.
American actor, model and race car driver Patrick Dempsey has become the sexiest man of the year according to People magazine. “I’m glad it’s happening at this point in my life. It’s nice to be recognized and of course it gives my ego a bit of a boost, but at the same time it gives me room to use it for something positive.” the actor revealed on Jimmy Kimell Live, available on YouTube.
In his speech after the victory, Dempsey supported his foundation called the Dempsey Center, which was established in honor of his late mother and supports cancer patients.
Dempsey is a family guy
In addition to being dedicated to his career, Dempsey is also a family man. He has been living with his wife Jillian (57) for many years and together they raise children Talula (21) and twins Sullivan and Darby (16).
Actor Patrick Dempsey is best known for his roles in Bridget Jones’s Baby, Transformers 3: The Far Side of the Moon, Escape, Between the Lines or in the series Surgeons, where he portrayed the neurosurgeon Derek Shepherd.