The American actress and producer who is widely recognized for her role as Dr. Moreover, Ellen Pompeo also made an impression on the TV show 'Grey's Anatomy' (2005) as well.
November 10, 1969
Everett, Massachusetts, United States
Ellen Pompeo was discovered by a casting director for L’Oreal advertisement campaign when she moved to New York City. Her screen debut was in the legal drama /’Law & Oder/’ (1996) and subsequently guest-starred in other TV shows, including ‘Friends’. Her feature film debut was in the romantic comedy ‘Coming Soon’ (1999), however, she gained wide recognition for notable performance as the lead actress in the film ‘Moonlight Mile’ (2002). In 2011, she launched her own production company called Calamity Jane and co-produced ‘Station 19’ (2018) a spin-off series of Grey’s Anatomy. She was honored by the National Italian American Foundation in 2007 for her achievement in entertainment.
Ellen’s middle name Kathleen is the same with her mother’s name.
She appeared for her close friend Taylor Swift’s music video of ‘Bad Blood’ (2014), where she was shown training for revenge with Taylor Swift.