Patrick Swayze was an actor, singer-songwriter as well as a dancer from the United States of America. He had a large teenagers fan base which mostly contains females due to his sexual attractiveness. You may explore in details below the life, career and net worth of Patrick Swayze in 2020.
Early Life & Biography:
Patrick Wayne Swayze birthplace is in Houston city in Texas, United States, and he was born on August 18, 1952. His father Jesse Wayne Swayze worked as a draft engineer, but he passed away on November 2, 1982, and his mother Patsy Swayze worked as a dance instructor as well as a film choreographer, but she also passed away on September 16, 2013, because of stroke complications.
Patrick Wayne was mainly grown and raised in his Texas. He studied at many schools, and his secondary school is Waltrip High School. He moved to New York City when he was around 20 years old where he took classes for dancing at the Joffrey Ballet and Harkness Ballet companies. He had two brothers and two sisters, Don Swayze and Sean Kyle Swayze, Bambi Swayze and Vickie Lynn Swayze who passed away in 1994.
Patrick Wayne was married once only. He married the writer, actress, dancer and director Lisa Niemi in 1975 and she remained with him until his death. The couple had no children, and the reasons behind that are not known. Lisa Niemi is now married to the Jeweler Albert DePrisco.
On September 14, 2009, in Los Angeles, California, Patrick Wayne died at the age of 57 because of cancer.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Patrick Wayne first worked at the Disney on Parade daytime as a dancer. He made his debut screen film acting role in the comedy film “Skatetown, U.S.A.”. Patrick gained most of his career success and popularity for his performance in the romantic drama dance film “Dirty Dancing”.
Patrick Wayne had received more than 15 award wins and nominations. The awards he had won were for a miniseries named “North and South: Book II”, films “Tiger Warsaw” and “Dirty Dancing”, among others.
Patrick Wayne last work was the same year he died in 2009, in a drama film titled “Powder Blue” and a crime drama series named “The Beast”.
Net Worth & Earnings:
The American actor, singer-songwriter and dancer Patrick Wayne had an estimated net worth of probably somewhere around $50 million at the day of his death, and it’s still the same. He had earned his wealth from starring in films and series. Patrick Wayne most popular film is “Dirty Dancing” which grossed $214 million at the box office.
Patrick Wayne will always be remembered as one of the most romantic drama actors of all time. His career ended at his death with 50 credits as an actor in films and series. His most famous film is “Dirty Dancing”, and his last acting role was in “The Beast” series. Patrick Wayne’s wife Lisa Niemi remained with him until his death, but she later got remarried.
Patrick Wayne, May Your Soul Rest In Peace.