The awesome Ellen Pompeo smiles last week at the 32nd annual National Italian American Foundation Gala in Washington, D.C., where she was given a Special Achievement Award.
Ellen Pompeo at the National Italian American Foundation (NIAF) Gala in Washington, D.C., where she was given a NIAF Special Achievement Award in Entertainment for her portrayal of Dr. Meredith Grey.
Actress Ellen Pompeo is featured in American Way, the official magazine of a prominent U.S. airline. She talks all about her Boston upbringing and so many of the things you can do there.
Ellen Pompeo shines in this terrific photo from American Way magazine. She takes us on a tour of Boston, her home city!
Ellen Pompeo in a recent ad campaign for, which champions the fight against global poverty. She's awesome, and this is as great a cause as any.
Ellen Pompeo is beautiful, in our opinion... and also has a great personality to compliment her acting abilities. She's brought so much to our favorite show as Meredith Grey.
Ellen Pompeo during a recent break from filming Season Four of Grey's Anatomy. She puts the Grey in Grey's Anatomy, this one!
Ellen Pompeo with Grey's Anatomy creator and executive producer Shonda Rhimes. Here's hoping they can bring back the magic in this 4th season.
Patrick Dempsey and Ellen Pompeo share an embrace on the set of Grey's Anatomy. More than ever, says Patrick, it's his priority to keep a positive energy on the set of the show.
Ellen Pompeo goes for a stroll with one of the two dogs she owns with fiance Chris Ivery. She's got a great smile!
Ellen Pompeo at the 2007 Emmys. Not sure what's going on with her hair, but boy to we love this woman!
We love all the stars of Grey's Anatomy, but Ellen Pompeo has always enjoyed a special place in our hearts. She's a great actress and seems like a terrific person, as well.

Grey's Anatomy Quotes

Did you say it? 'I love you. I don't ever want to live without you. You changed my life.' Did you say it? Make a plan. Set a goal. Work toward it, but every now and then, look around; Drink it in 'cause this is it. It might all be gone tomorrow."

Meredith (closing voiceover)

Derek: I wanna be with you forever, and you wanna be with me forever. In order to do that we need to make vows. A commitment. A contract. Give me a piece of paper.
Meredith: I don't! I... I... I don't. I have post its!
Derek: (takes the post its and a pen) Ok. What do we wanna promise each other?
Meredith: That you'll love me... even when you hate me.
Derek: To love each other, even when we hate each other. (writes it down) No running. Ever! (Mer smiles and comes and sits in front of him) Nobody walks out. No matter what happens.
Meredith: No running.
Derek: (writes it down) What else?
Meredith: That we'll take care of each other, even when we're old, and smelly, and senile. And... if I get Alzheimer's and forget you...
Derek: I will remind you who I am, every day. To take care when old, senile, and smelly (writes it down) This is forever. (signs it) Sign.
Meredith: This is our wedding. A post it? (smiles)
Derek: Mhmmm. If you sign it.
Meredith: (signs it, and hands it back. Has tears in her eyes) Now what?
Derek: Now I kiss the bride. (They kiss)
Meredith: (smiling) Married.
Derek: (smiling) Married. (sticks their post it in Mer's locker) You see that? (Mer nods and smiles) Plenty of time.