Ellen Pompeo

Ellen Pompeo

Ellen Kathleen Pompeo was born November 10, 1969. Ellen Pompeo is an American actress, known for playing the title role of Meredith Grey on the ABC medical drama Grey’s Anatomy. Determined to succeed in acting, Pompeo moved to Los Angeles in 2001. A turning point came when she was selected by director Brad Silberling in 2002 for a role in his film Moonlight Mile playing Jake Gyllenhaal’s sympathetic love interest.