Date of Birth: November 10, 1969
Place of Birth: Everett, Massachusetts
Marital Status: Married; Chris Ivery
Children: Stella Luna (2009)
Height: 5′ 5 3/4″
Hair: Light Brown
Currently can be seen on: Grey’s Anatomy (ABC)
Ellen was raised in Massachusetts by her father and stepmother. Ellen’s mother died Ellen was four from an overdose of pain killers. In 1996, while working as a waitress in SoHo, New York, she was discovered by an agent who started her career in commercials. In 2001 she began her film career. Ellen had roles in some great moves including Daredevil, Old School and Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind. She has also appeared on television in the series Law & Order, Friends, and Strong Medicine. Pompeo took her first major television role as Meredith Grey on ABC’s medical drama Grey’s Anatomy.