Patrick Dempsey is Sick of ‘Grey’s Anatomy’: ‘I’d Rather Be a Race Car Driver’

Patrick Dempsey


Is Patrick Dempsey ditching acting for race car driving?

According to rumors on Twitter … that may be the case! Plus, ET Online reports Dr. McDreamy’s latest comments on being in Grey’s Anatomy, saying:

When you’re in a long show, there’s less discovery and more of an endurance of having to be present. I’m not necessarily bored with the show, I’m very grateful that I have a show that’s on for 10 years, but I’m not the creator, I’m not the writer. We’re coming up on 200 episodes now, it’s about surviving. There’s not a lot of homework that goes into it. You try to be present and not get caught acting.

Well, tell us how you really feel, Patrick. Then the actor reportedly added this on Season 9 of the show:

You’re telling the same story over and over… I’m grateful I have the gig, but it’s not the same thing as being in a racecar.

So, then, what’s it like being a race car driver, Patrick? According to him, it feels like this:

…Yeah, that’s what she said.