The “Grey’s Anatomy” veteran who just signed on for a new season of the hit ABC show, was robbed during a holiday in Italy with her family.
Ellen Pompeo took to Instagram on Friday to tell how she had her bag grabbed by a thief while on vacation in Italy.
“My wallet was stolen right under my nose!!” the “Grey’s Anatomy” vented, after thanking the local police for their help in Italian. “I blame the rose!! But Grazia for whoever stole it to let it fall on the street exactly intact.”
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“I was tracking my phone and chasing you down… I had caught you… it would not have ended well for you…” the 48-year-old actress further. “I’m nice but let’s not forget my heritage… NAPOLITANO.”
Adding a number of Italian phrases, the star, who is married to Chris Ivery, asked his followers, “forgive my street.”
But Pompeo caption does not escape the notice of her “Grey’s” co-star Giacomo Gianniotti, who was born in Rome and speaks fluent Italian.
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“Cmon Ellen! You don’t hit up your boy for a translation in Italian? Haha I will be there in July and I’m on the prowl for your boy, he doesn’t stand a chance,” he commented on her post. “Glad you’re safe!”
The mother of three is on holiday in Florence, where she posted a photo of her daughters Stella and Sienna, staring into a river on Thursday. “❤️Firenze❤️,” she captioned the photo.
They also captured the beautiful European city, with beautiful architecture in another post.
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