Patrick Dempsey: 'Racing LeMans' is a passion, 'Grey's Anatomy' is a job

Patrick Dempsey has been racing cars for years, and he documents his efforts to mount a team to drive in the 24 Hours of LeMans race in an upcoming docu-series on Velocity called "Patrick Dempsey: Racing LeMans."The way he talks about it, you'd think he's more interested in this avocation than his day job on "Grey's Anatomy." You'd be right."I just love it. I've loved it ever since I was a kid," Dempsey said Thursday (July 25) at the TCA summer press tour. "You're really testing yourself. You're going into your own fears and anxieties and you have to test yourself physically and mentally -- that's what I like about it."A couple of moments in the preview for "Racing LeMans" show Dempsey frustrated with working on "Grey's," and he doesn't sidestep questions about it: "These interviews took place over a year, so my moods change dramatically in the course of 12 months depending on where...


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