Latest Patrick Swayze News - Page 3


Glee Co-creator Onboard For Dirty Dancing Remake

The co-creator of hit TV series Glee has signed on to revamp 1987 movie Dirty Dancing, which starred the late Patrick Swayze.Brad Falchuk will rewrite the screenplay for the remake - about a teenage holiday...

Ben Gazzara Loses Cancer Battle

Stage and screen legend Ben Gazzara has died after losing a battle with pancreatic cancer - the same disease that killed his Road House co-star Patrick Swayze.Gazzara, who was 81, died at Bellevue Hospital in...

Ben Gazzara Loses Cancer Battle

Stage and screen legend Ben Gazzara has died after losing a battle with pancreatic cancer - the same disease that killed his Road House co-star Patrick Swayze.Gazzara, who was 81, died at Bellevue Hospital in...

Lisa Niemi Recalls Hellish Night Before Breaking Cancer News To Patrick Swayze

Patrick Swayze's widow Lisa Niemi felt she had "crawled into a coffin and closed the lid" as she spent a sleepless night trying to figure out how to tell the actor he had cancer.The actress/dancer...

Patrick Swayze's Widow Sees Counsellor To Deal With Grief

Patrick Swayze's widow has started sessions with a grief counsellor after growing "sick" of analysing the star's death with her friends.The actor lost his battle with pancreatic cancer in 2009, and his wife Lisa Niemi...

Niemi Feels Swayze's Spirit As She Launches New Book In New York

Patrick Swayze's widow Lisa Niemi is convinced her late husband is with her as she launches her new memoir - because his most famous film Ghost is spelled out wherever she goes.The dancer reveals secrets...

Last Photo Of Frail Swayze Published In Book And Online

Patrick Swayze's widow wrestled with a decision over whether to include a final photo of the frail, sleeping movie star in her new book because she wasn't sure her late husband would have approved of...

Swayze And Niemi Renewed Wedding Vows In Midst Of Cancer Battle

Tragic movie star Patrick Swayze and his dancer wife Lisa Niemi renewed their wedding vows in the midst of his cancer battle.The Dirty Dancing star was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer at the beginning of 2008...

Barbara Orbison Dies 23 Years After Husband Roy

Barbara Orbison, the widow of Rock and Roll great Roy Orbison, died on Tuesday (December 6, 2011) - the 23rd anniversary of her husband's death. Since the 1980s, Barbara has managed Roy's estate and aimed...

Mcbride And Rimes Offer Tributes To Orbison's Widow

Martina Mcbride, Leann Rimes and Patrick Swayze's wife have all paid tribute to Roy Orbison's widow, who died on the 23rd anniversary of the rocker's passing.Barbara Orbison, 60, lost her battle with pancreatic cancer on...

Patrick Swayze And Jennifer Grey Named Best Movie Dancers

The infamous routine Patrick Swayze and Jennifer Grey performed in Dirty Dancing has been voted the greatest ever movie dance.The stars' steps came out on top in the poll, carried out by LoveFilm in celebration...

Julianne Hough, "Footloose Is Not A Dance Movie"

Julianne Hough, the American actress and dancer currently starring in the Footloose remake, has addressed several 'misconceptions' she's heard about her new movie. Speaking to Mtv News, Julianne claimed Footloose wasn't a dance film and...

Movie Reviews 50/50

50/50 are the odds of surviving a rare form of cancer that the main character in the movie with those odds in the title is diagnosed with. It's loosely based on screenwriter Will Reiser's personal...

Peter Andre Re-creates Famous Patrick Swayze Scene

Australian singer Peter Andre channelled the spirit of Patrick Swayze to re-create the infamous pottery scene from hit movie Ghost at a London theatre on Wednesday (14Sep11).The Mysterious Girl hitmaker joined the cast of Ghost...

Point Break Remake Is Back On

A remake of 1991 hit movie Point Break is surfing back into action after an initial reboot was shelved following Patrick Swayze's death in 2009.The late Ghost actor and Keanu Reeves starred in the original...

New Point Break Movie Announced

Alcon Entertainment has announced plans for a remake of 'Point Break'.The film production company revealed the reboot of the 1991 movie - which starred Keanu Reeves, Patrick Swayze and Gary Busey and told the story...

Charlie Sheen To Star In New Movie

Charlie Sheen is to star in new movie A Glimpse Inside The Mind of Charlie Swan III.The movie will follow the life of a successful graphic designer who has fame, money and charm but sees...

Demi Moore And Patrick Swayze's Ghost Heads To Broadway

Demi Moore and Patrick Swayze's hit film Ghost is heading to Broadway.The show, which originally debuted in London in June (11), will begin previews in New York in March (12). Writer Bruce Joel Rubin, who...

Patrick Swayze's Devastated Mum Still Can't Watch His Films

Patrick Swayze's mum has spoken for the first time of her grief following the movie star's death in 2009, admitting she's still too devastated to watch his films.The Dirty Dancing actor lost his battle with...

Patrick Swayze Believed He'd Beat Cancer

Patrick Swayze was convinced he was going to beat his cancer.The 'Dirty Dancing' star passed away from pancreatic cancer in September 2009 at the age of 57 and while he was given no chance of...

Justin Timberlake Tipped For Dirty Dancing Remake?

Justin Timberlake is being tipped by bookmakers to star in the forthcoming 'Dirty Dancing' remake.The 'Friends with Benefits' actor is firm favourite with Paddy Power betting shops to play the part of Johnny Castle -...

Schwayze's Widow Gives Dirty Dancing Remake Her Blessing

Patrick Swayze's widow has given choreographer and moviemaker Kenny Ortega her blessing as he plots to remake classic 1987 movie Dirty Dancing.Ortega, who masterminded the dance scenes in the original, reveals both Swayze's wife Lisa...

Lea Michele Rumoured For 'Dirty Dancing' Remake

Lea Michele is reportedly being lined up for the remake of 'Dirty Dancing'.The 'Glee' star - who is set to leave the E4 show at the end of next season - has been rumoured for...

Jennifer Grey Gives Blessing To Dirty Dancing Remake

Jennifer Grey, the American actress who starred as 'Frances 'Baby' Houseman' in 'Dirty Dancing' has spoken of her excitement for a remake of the classic movie, reports the Wall Street Journal. Grey gained a Golden...

Dirty Dancing Remake Confirmed

Kenny Ortega is to direct a 'Dirty Dancing' remake.The 'Michael Jackson's This Is It ' filmmaker - who choreographed the original 1987 production, which starred Jennifer Grey and the late Patrick Swayze - is "excited"...

Justin Bieber Premieres 'Patrick Swayze' Rap On 'Ladies Love Me'

Justin Bieber has reprised his MC alter-ego 'Shawty Mane' for a rapping appearance on Chris Brown's forthcoming 'Boy in Detention' mix-tape. The 17-year-old superstar features on the track 'Ladies Love Me', rapping about Bugatti's, Ferrari's...

Ryan Gosling 'Dirty Dances' With Al Roker

Ryan Gosling dropped in on the set of the 'Today Show' on Wednesday (20th July 2011) to promote his new romantic comedy 'Crazy, Sexy, Love'. Gosling attempted to live up to hype after co-anchor Anne...

Kate Winslet Was 'Easy' To Film Sex Scenes With

Sex scenes with Kate Winslet are "easy" according to Guy Pearce.The 'King's Speech' actor appears alongside Kate in new TV miniseries 'Mildred Pierce', in which he plays her titular character's lover Monty Beragon, and insists...

Titanic Front Of Ship Scene Voted Most Romantic Movie Moment

'Titanic's front of ship scene has been voted the most romantic movie moment of all time.The Oscar-winning film - which starred Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet - topped a poll by Italian liqueur Disaronno to...

Patrick Swayze

Patrick Swayze Quick Links

News Pictures Video Film Quotes RSS
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Artists
Actors
    Filmmakers
      Artists
      Bands
        Musicians
          Artists
          Celebrities
             
              Artists
              Interviews
                musicians & bands in the news
                  actors & filmmakers in the news
                    celebrities in the news

                      Go Back in Time using our News archive to see what happened on a particular day in the past.