Britney's 'Crossroads' boyfriend is all grown up

He's got a beard and everything!

Britney Spears Anson Mount Crossroads

Crossroads is arguably some of Shonda Rhimes' finest work. Soz, Grey’s Anatomy fans, but anything that involves Britney Spears, Zoe Saldana, Taryn Manning and a road trip is hard to top.

Anyway, as we all know, the three girls travel across the United Stated in Taryn’s friend’s convertible which happens to be owned by the original McDreamy called Ben.

Ben’s name IRL is Anson Mount and he was the absolute epitome of late 90s – early 2000s hot. Here is some evidence of said hotness...

See? Remember? HOT.

Anyway, he’s all grown up and still ~dReAmY~ as ever. Only now he’s 42-years-old and has a beard. Here he is on a panel at The Calgary Comic And Entertainment Expo:

And here he is with a dog, which we all know increases his hot factor by about a thousand:

Britney, from girl to girl, you should probs get back in touch. Or Shonda, if you're reading this and need a replacement hot doctor/Derek for Grey's, we've found your man.