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Patrick & Jillian Dempsey Welcome Sons!

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Patrick Dempsey & Jillian DempseyPatrick Dempsey and his wife, Jillian, welcomed twin boys on Thursday, People magazine has confirmed.

The twins, who were named Darby Galen and Sullivan Patrick, were born in Los Angeles and join the Dempseys' four-year-old daughter, Tallulah, in the growing household.

Dempsey, 41, who has won the hearts of millions as Dr. Derek "McDreamy" Shepherd on Grey's Anatomy, announced the pregnancy in September on Live with Regis and Kelly. Since then, he's talked at length about how he puts family first and keeps priorities in line.

In January, he posed for Life with his head resting on Jillian's pregnant belly, reflecting on fatherhood and how it's changed him.

"Now, making money is about providing for my children," he said. "And being a father makes you look at yourself. You look at your marriage and go, 'How do I improve this? How do I keep growing and create a stable environment for my children?'"

Patrick met Jillian - a celebrity stylist who now has her own high-end cosmetics line - in 1994 when he came into her salon for a haircut. They married in 1999 at the Dempsey family farmhouse in Maine.

Congratulations to the happy family!

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    Hi, there!..f24de60ceef69279965cf445156bde95

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    I guess his wife's the reason why his hair is always so perfect huh..

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    Pretty Ironic those boys were born on thursday!!

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    aww congratualtions to Patrick and Jillian :]
    hope the twins take after there fatherrr!

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    Congrats to the happy family.....love that picture of Patrick and Jill - it's so obvious where that McDreamy look comes from. It's great to see someone so talented who values home and family above fame and celebrity - and can still be a great success! Best wishes for the Dempseys....

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    Congrats McDreamy & Jill on the birth of the boys. I hope they have their Mcpappa´s fab hair & mcdreamy eyes. Love Debs XX

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    Congrats to the couple. Hopefully the happy camera snapping photogs will respect the family and not take pictures.

    Oh and love the names especially Sullivan Patrick.

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    Congrats to the them...love the names...........

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    that's so great! love the names!!!! cute cute cute!!!!!! those babies are gonna be so goreous when they grow up!!!!

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    Beautiful Irish names! Congratulations to all the Dempseys!

    Finally, some good news behind the scenes!




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