Patrick Dempsey Is Named ‘Sexiest Man Alive’ By PEOPLE

Social media customers are sharing their reactions after PEOPLE named ‘Gray’s Anatomy’ actor Patrick Dempsey the “sexiest man alive.” As The Shade Room beforehand reported, fellow actor Michael B. Jordan was bestowed with the accolade from the publication in 2020.

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Folks Journal Unveils Its Newest Cowl That includes Patrick Dempsey

The outlet unveiled its newest cowl on Tuesday, November 8. Dempsey appeared in two separate cowl photographs for the journal. Each flaunted the phrases “lastly” subsequent to Patrick Dempsey’s identify and a bolded title of “Sexiest Man Alive!”

Moreover, extra phrases about Dempsey have been featured on the duvet.

“daring, dreamy, & undoubtedly well worth the wait,” the subheading learn.

The Actor Recollects His Response Upon Studying About The Accolade

In an accompanying interview revealed by PEOPLE, Dempsey defined his “shock” about being acknowledged by the publication. We should be aware that that is the primary time Dempsey has graced the “Sexiest Man Alive” cowl, though he’s appeared “numerous occasions” in previous points.

“I used to be utterly shocked, after which I began laughing, like, this can be a joke, proper? I’ve at all times been the bridesmaid!” Dempsey informed the outlet. “I’d utterly forgotten about it and by no means even contemplated being on this place. So my ego is sweet.”

Moreover, the 57-year-old actor defined that he’s “glad” he’s receiving the popularity “at this level” in his life.

“I’m glad it’s taking place at this level in my life,” Dempsey stated. “It’s good to have the popularity, and definitely my ego takes a little bit bump, however it provides me the platform to make use of it for one thing constructive.”

Watch Dempsey share his full ideas beneath.

Social Media Reacts

Social media customers took to The Shade Room’s remark part to share reactions to PEOPLE’s newest cowl. Many agreed with the publication’s resolution to focus on Dempsey.

Instagram consumer @alanna wrote.

“Tbh he was the sexiest man alive when he was Dr McDreamy in Greys Anatomy😍 this title got here 15 years too late 💔”

Whereas Instagram consumer @simplicityiskee added.

“Derick Shepherd 👏🏽👏🏽👏🏽👏🏽the place my Gray’s Anatomy followers at? 🩺”

Instagram consumer @itsgeminijhadore2u remarked.

“No McDreamy slander will likely be tolerated! We Stan Patrick Dempsey 😍”

Whereas Instagram consumer @empress_mocha_carter asserted.

“Legitimate. He’s earned the title. He been positive.”

In the meantime, others disagreed and supplied various strategies to the outlet.

Instagram consumer @mari.labella__ wrote.

“They maintain disrespecting Methodology Man and I don’t like that 😒”

Whereas Instagram consumer @blissfulmindz added.

“He’s horny however not the sexiest man ALIVE… Come on now”

Instagram consumer @samurai_jtjt joked.

“Anyone stated “that don’t appear to be Methodology Man to me” and I simply threw my entire cellphone😂😂😂”

Whereas Instagram consumer @anthonyserpas added.

“Tyler Lepley was robbed”

Instagram consumer @breezygotjuice posed a query.

“When tf is Michael Ealy gonna win?????? 😭😭😭😭😭😭😭”

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