Patrick Dempsey is now a coffee mogul!
Yep, you heard me.ÃÂ The Demps pulled out a win Thursday, Jan. 3, during a private auction to buy Seattle-based Tully’s Coffee, his rep confirms to Us Weekly. The Grey’s Anatomy actor, 46, outbid Starbucks with $9.15 million for the coffee chain.
“In Seattle, big day tomorrow! Hope we pull it off!” he tweeted Wednesday with a photo of himself at a Tully’s shop with an employee.
And…he did!ÃÂ The day after, Dempsey tweeted:
“We met the green monster, looked her in the eye, and . . . she blinked! We got it!” he announced. “Thank you Seattle!”
Aw!ÃÂ Yay celebs fighting for the small business!