Fans of "Grey's Anatomy" know just about everything about Meredith Grey, but we learned some fun facts about the actress who plays her, Ellen Pompeo!
- Ellen has two toy poodles, Valentino and Gigi.
- Pompeo was a bartender when she landed her first jobs in ads for Citibank and L'Oreal, after being approached by a casting agent who suggested she audition for commercials.
- Taylor Swift named her cat Meredith Grey after Pompeo's character on "Grey's Anatomy."
- She is not on Twitter or Facebook!
- She decided she wanted to be an actress during the middle of a Rockettes performance at Radio City Music Hall.