Per Variety, Patrick Dempsey has joined the cast of the drama Freedom Writers, in which he will play the husband of Hilary Swank's young motivational teacher. What's more, if the scheduling can be worked out, the Grey's Anatomy star is also in talks to play a hardworking single dad and Amy Adams' love interest  in Disney's Enchanted, also starring Susan Sarandon, James Marsden and Idina Menzel.