The celebrity kid, Darby Galen Dempsey is one of the twin children born to Grey's Anatomy star Patrick Dempsey and his makeup artist wife Jillian Fink. The couple welcomed their fraternal twins on February 1, 2007, in their home town of Los Angeles, California.
His first name 'Darby' is a unisex name originated in the Scottish Gaelic community, which English translation is a freeman. Likewise, his middle name 'Galen' is a Greek word meaning "calm or healer".
The name portrayed his characteristic of the peaceful, quiet little Buddha as his father stated in an interview with the People magazine.
Parents Net Worth
Darby's father Patrick Dempsey is one of the wealthiest men from the entertainment industry. He has accomplished a massive fortune of $60 million from his professional career as an actor and production manager. He has contributed over 3 decades of his life doing movies and series and still continue.
Patrick's biggest hits include shows such as Grey's Anatomy for which he has been nominated twice in Golden Globes Awards.He received $350,000 per episode of the show for projected the role of Dr. Derek Shepherd and has done 243 episodes.
Darby's mother Jillian Fink holds $2 million net worth, which she compiled with from her makeup artist's career. Her works have been praised by superstars like Julia Roberts and Bradley Cooper.
Darby's parents met in the mid-'90s at the hair salon, where Jillian Fink worked as a celebrity hairstylist and makeup artist.
On that day, Patrick Dempsey had a quick trim schedule and had a brief encounter with his future wife. After three years of interaction, he asked her out as she she was single after a divorce.
The couple dated for three months before they married on July 31, 1999, at Patrick's family farmhouse in Maine. The lovebird has three children together.
In January 2015, Jillian filed for divorce citing irreconcilable differences. In the document, she was seen filing for a joint custody alongside child support.
Though the couple has had some differences, they worked together and settled matter within themselves. In November 2016, the duos called off their divorce and publicly came out together.
However, after darkest years, the pair's new beginning showed the pair working to restore faith, love, and trust.
Darby was born fraternal twins alongside his brother, Sullivan Patrick Dempsey on February 1, 2007. He also has an older sister Talula Fyfe Dempsey, born on February 20, 2002, in Malibu, California.
Talula made her father proud, as a high school graduated who opted to joining a college in Washington D.C.
Racing Experience with his Father
Apart from acting, Patrick is passionate about racing. In an interview with People, Patrick shared his memorial moment of taking his sons to the race track.