Eric Dane

Born Nov 9, 1972

Eric Dane is an American actor. After appearing in television roles throughout the 1990s and 2000s, he became known for playing Dr. Mark "McSteamy" Sloan on the medical drama television series Grey's Anatomy, and has recently branched into film, co-starring in Marley & Me, Valentine's Day, and Burlesque.… Read More

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1972 Birth Born in 1972.


1987 15 Years Old He attended Sequoia High School in Redwood City, California, from 1987 to 1990, and San Mateo High School in San Mateo, California, from 1990 to 1991, where he graduated. … Read More


1993 21 Years Old In 1993, Dane moved to Los Angeles, where he played small roles in the television series Saved by the Bell, The Wonder Years, Roseanne, and Married... with Children, among others.
2000 28 Years Old But in 2000, he was signed for a recurring role in Gideon's Crossing, and followed this with a two-season run in Charmed. … Read More


2004 32 Years Old Dane married actress Rebecca Gayheart on October 29, 2004. … Read More
2005 33 Years Old In 2005, Dane guested as Dr. Mark Sloan (nicknamed "McSteamy" by Meredith Grey) in "Yesterday", the eighteenth episode of the second season of the ABC medical drama Grey's Anatomy. … Read More
2006 34 Years Old In December 2006, he starred in the A&E television film Wedding Wars as the brother of a gay man (played by John Stamos) who goes on strike in support of marriage equality.
2010 38 Years Old Dane, alongside Patrick Dempsey, appeared in the same big-screen project, the 2010 romantic comedy Valentine's Day. … Read More
2011 39 Years Old Dane made headlines when he participated in a nude tape with his wife and Kari Ann Peniche. Dane checked himself into rehab in June 2011; he entered a California treatment center to rectify his problem with dependency on prescription drugs after suffering a sports injury.


2012 40 Years Old In October 2012, Dane joined the main cast of the Michael Bay produced, TNT drama series The Last Ship. … Read More
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