Ellen Pompeo: New MILF On The Block?

August 22nd, 2010 3:22pm EDT

Ellen Pompeo We spotted a dressed down Ellen Pompeo outside Sherman Oaks in Los Angeles earlier this week. The "Grey's Anatomy" star wore tight gray pants and a somewhat sheer white top.

The actress says her character is going to have "some frustrating episodes" when the ABC medical drama returns on Sept. 23.

She told TV Guide, "The role that they have given Meredith is to take care of everybody and to try to make sure that everybody else is OK. She's the role of the caretaker, which, I guess, is her way of not dealing with her own thing."

40-year-old Ellen gave birth to daughter Stella Luna Pompeo Ivery in September.

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