If we put it in perspective, for 11 seasons, say, over 11 years, the scenes between Ellen Pompeo and Dempsey were a constant. When the 51-year-old actress married Chris, Grey’s Anatomy was barely in season two, so let’s just say it was a lot more seasons than Ivery expected. “The poor thing had no idea what he was getting into“Ellen said of her husband on the Ladies First podcast with Laura Brown.
He was really a soldier. He’s my favorite person, Pompeo added. The actress and Ivery met in 2002 with the premiere of Gray in 2005.. Pompeo and Ivery they got married in November 2007 and are the parents of their daughters Stella Luna, 11, and Sienna, 6, and Eli, 4.