Ellen Pompeo Children: A Peek Into The Actress' Lovely Family With Husband Chris Ivery

Ellen Pompeo is an American actress, who is best known for her role on Grey's Anatomy as Dr. Meredith Grey.
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Ellen Kathleen Pompeo is an actress famous for her role as Dr. Meredith Grey in Grey's Anatomy drama. 

The actress was born on November 10, 1969, and in 2022, she will be 52 years old. She has been listed as one of the world's highest-paid actors since 2017. She has also made many appearances on Forbes' year-end lists.

The 52-years old actress has received many awards in different categories such as Screen Actors Guild Award, Best Actress Award, Favorite TV drama actress, and many more. She was also nominated for the Golden Globe Award.

She was born and raised in Everett, Massachusetts, Pompeo, and later moved to Miami and NYC. While in NYC, a casting director discovered her and signed her for a L'Oreal campaign ad. 

Pompeo started her acting journey with NBC's legal drama Law & Order. After that, she made a guest star appearance in other television shows like Strangers with Candy, Strong Medicine, and Friends. But she got fame from Brad Silberling's drama Moonlight Mile.

Who Is Ellen Pompeo's Husband Chris Ivery?

Ellen Pompeo married Chris Ivery in 2007 in New York City, where mayor Michael Bloomberg became a legal witness to their wedding.

According to the actress, she met her spouse in a Los Angeles grocery store in 2003. After becoming friends for six months, they started dating. Then, in 2006, on Pomper's 37th birthday, Chris proposed to her for marriage and got married in 2007.

Ivery is a music producer who spent many years working as a record producer. Moreover, he is also credited as a writer on Rihanna's Cheers (Drink to That)" song. 

Ellen describes her partner as a supportive and caring husband. Also, she loves his caring and understanding nature. Being an actress is difficult, but she deals with these situations with the support and love of her husband.

Chris and Ellen tied the knot at City Hall in Lower Manhattan in a private ceremony where only friends and family were present. Pompeo's father also said she wanted a small wedding with only close friends and family. 

How Many Children Does Ellen Pompeo And Chris Ivery Have? Their Children Age Gaps

Ellen and Chris have three children, the elder one is Stella Luna, the second one is Sienna May, and the third one is Eli Christopher.

The couple's first daughter was born in 2009, the second daughter was born in 2014, and the third son was born in 2016. As of 2022, their first child is twelve years old, the second child is seven years old, and the third child is five years old.

The age gap between Stella and Sienna is approximately five years, whereas the age gap between Stella and Eli is about eight years. But there is only two year age gap between Sienna and Eli. 

According to the report in People, Pompeo wants her daughters to have role models so they can look up to them. Also, she prioritizes pointing out the achievements of Black women through many images of beautiful, powerful, and strong Black women to her daughters. 

Although the actress posts photos of her family on social media, Pompeo made a rare public appearance with her husband and three children at the Dolce & Gabbana Alta Moda Women's Show, held in Italy in June 2022. 

Are Ellen Pompeo And Patrick Dempsey Still Friends?

Ellen Pompeo revealed in one of her interviews in 2018 that she hadn't spoken to her co-actor Patrick Dempsey in years.

Based on the statement made by Ellen Pompeo when the interviewer asked if she and Patrick Dempsey are still friends, it looks like they are not friends in real life although their on-screen chemistry was praised by every fan of Grey's Anatomy. 

Ellen Pompeo and Patrick Dempsey from television series Grey's Anatomy
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According to the Narcity website, Pompeo had no hard feelings for Dempsey as she praised him by saying he is a wonderful actor, and they make a good couple on TV together. She also said that he is a talented man and has been doing amazing work in his life.

As they have not spoken with each other after the Grey's Anatomy drama series, we can assume that even though they were the most captivating couple in TV history but it's hard to wonder how they feel about each other off camera.