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There is no truth to the online notation that Grey’s Anatomy actor Eric Dane is Gay. Let’s get to know more about actor Dane’s Sexuality and Gender. 

Eric Dane memorably starred as Mark Sloan. The head of plastic surgery at the drama-filled Seattle Grace Hospital in ABC’s Grey’s Anatomy. He is best known as McSteamy in the drama. 

American Actor Eric Dane was born in San Fransico, California, on November 9, 1972. He had appeared on various Television Showa in the ’90s and ’00s. His subsequent film credits include Marley and Me in 2008, Valentine’s Day in 2010, and Burlesque in 2012.

Dane appeared as a guest on various shows like Saved by the Bell, Roseanne, Married… with Children, and The Wonder Years. Moreover,  in 2000 Eric was cast in a recurring role on Gideon’s Crossing, and he then appeared in Charmed for two seasons as Jason Dean. Eric had also appeared in a documentary Serving in Silence.

Recently he starred as Cal Jacobs in the HBO series Euphoria. Dane was the son of William Melvin, who was a merchant marine. When Dan was 7 years old, his father died from a gunshot wound. Moreover, Dan had a Bar Mitzvah because his mother brought him along with his siblings in the Jewish Faith.

Is Eric Dane Gay?

In the Flashback scene in season 2 of Euphoria, it was revealed that Cal was a star wrestler in High School. He and his friend Derek shared romantic feelings. However, time suppressed those emotions and pursued heterosexual relationships. After graduation, Cal and Derek shared a romantic moment at Gay Bar. 

In light of his portrayal of a Gay in the Euphoria series, fans and viewers naturally wondered if Eric Dane was Gay. However, Eric Dane is a straight guy who unconditionally supports the LGBTQ community.

Similarly, Dane says he received support from Gay Community for the role of Cal Jacobs though his character has become a controversial topic for other viewers.

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Likewise, talking about Eric’s sexuality, he is heterosexual, following a male gender. Therefore, Eric Dane is not Gay.

Who is Eric Dane’s Wife/Partner?

Eric Dane got hitched to Actress Rebecca Gayheart on October 29, 2004. But their marriage eventually soured and became irreconcilable, leading to their separation. On February 16, 2018, the couple got divorced. 

 Eric Dane & Rebecca Gayheart with their Daughters
Eric Dane & Rebecca Gayheart with their Daughters

According to the documents filled in the court, Rebecca had asked the judge for shared legal and physical custody of their two girls and marital assets from Eric Dane.

Both of these conditions were accepted by Eric. On the other hand, Rebecca Gayheart has been a major player in the American entertainment world for quite some time as both an actor and model. 

Eric Danes Children

Eric Dane and his ex-wife Rebecca Gayheart are blessed with two pretty girl children. Though the couple finalized their divorce in 2021, they are still co-parenting their daughters, Billie Beatrice Dane and Georgia Geraldine Dane. 

Eric and Rebecca welcomed their first daughter Billie Beatrice in March 2010. Likewise, a year after Billie was born, the couple welcomed their second daughter, Georgia Geraldine, in December 2011.

Eric Dane’s Net Worth

As a report by CelebrityNetWorth, Eric Dane’s estimated net worth is approximately $7 million in 2022. He generates a lot of money from his acting career and lives lavishly.

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Eric Dane spends his money on charity work and also in real estate. 

Eric Dane owns a home in Los Angeles, California. Dane has helped charities like Artists for Peace and Justice, Baby2Baby, Chrysalis, CORE, GLAAD, The Art of Elysium, and Milk+Bookies.

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