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Patrick Swayze (1952–2009)

Actor | Soundtrack | Producer
KNOWN FOR 
Ghost (1990) | Dirty Dancing (1987) | Donnie Darko (2001)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 3 Golden Globes. Another 11 wins & 4 nominations More »
NICKNAME  
Buddy
BORN 
Aug 18, 1952 (died Sep 14, 2009)
HEIGHT 
5' 10" (1.78m)

Filmography Filter

Past Film & Video (40 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (23 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Britain's Got TalentBritain's Got Talent (TV Series) Performer ("She's Like the Wind") (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
    • 2013: Auditions 6 (May 18, 2013) Performer ("She's Like the Wind") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for EastEndersEastEnders (TV Series) Performer ("She's Like the Wind") (1 episode, 2011), Writer ("She's Like the Wind") (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
    • Episode dated 7 November 2011 (Nov 7, 2011) Performer ("She's Like the Wind") (uncredited), Writer ("She's Like the Wind") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Family GuyFamily Guy (TV Series) In Memory Of (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
  • Primary photo for Dancing with the StarsDancing with the Stars (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2009), Writer ("She's Like the Wind") (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
    • Round One: Results Show (Sep 23, 2009) Himself (archive footage), Writer ("She's Like the Wind") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Die LugnersDie Lugners (TV Series) Performer ("She's Like The Wind") (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
  • Primary photo for The BeastThe Beast (TV Series) Charles Barker / Apache (13 episodes, 2009)  Less 2009 13
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  • Primary photo for Deutschland sucht den SuperstarDeutschland sucht den Superstar (TV Series) Writer ("She's Like the Wind") (2 episodes, 2003–2006)  Less 2003–2006 2
  • Primary photo for IconIcon (TV Movie) Jason Monk  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for WhoopiWhoopi (TV Series) Tony (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004 1
  • Primary photo for King Solomon's MinesKing Solomon's Mines (TV Series) Allan Quatermain (2 episodes, 2004)  Less 2004 2
  • Primary photo for Pop IdolPop Idol (TV Series) Writer ("She's Like the Wind") (2 episodes, 2003)  Less 2003 2
    • Live Final (Dec 20, 2003) Writer ("She's Like the Wind")  Less
    • Heat 5 (Oct 11, 2003) Writer ("She's Like the Wind")  Less
  • Primary photo for Idol - Jakten på en superstjerneIdol - Jakten på en superstjerne (TV Series) Writer ("He's Like the Wind") (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 1
  • Primary photo for DerrickDerrick (TV Series) Performer ("She's like the wind") (1 episode, 1991)  Less 1991 1
  • Primary photo for Beverly Hills, 90210Beverly Hills, 90210 (TV Series) Writer ("She's Like The Wind') (1 episode, 1991), Performer ("She's Like The Wind') (1 episode, 1991)  Less 1991 1
    • Isn't It Romantic? (Jan 3, 1991) Performer ("She's Like The Wind') (uncredited), Writer ("She's Like The Wind') (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Amazing StoriesAmazing Stories (TV Series) Eric David Peterson (1 episode, 1986)  Less 1986 1
  • Primary photo for North and South, Book IINorth and South, Book II (TV Mini-series) Orry Main (6 episodes, 1986)  Less 1986 6
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  • Primary photo for North and SouthNorth and South (TV Mini-series) Orry Main (6 episodes, 1985)  Less 1985 6
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  • Primary photo for Pigs vs. FreaksPigs vs. Freaks (TV Movie) Doug Zimmer  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for The RenegadesThe Renegades (TV Series) Bandit (6 episodes, 1983)  Less 1983 6
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  • Primary photo for The RenegadesThe Renegades (TV Movie) Bandit  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Return of the RebelsReturn of the Rebels (TV Movie) K.C. Barnes  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for M*A*S*HM*A*S*H (TV Series) Pvt. Gary Sturgis (1 episode, 1981)  Less 1981 1
  • Primary photo for The Comeback KidThe Comeback Kid (TV Movie) Chuck  Less 1980
Self (84 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Close UpClose Up (TV Series) Himself - Interviewee / Actor (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011
    • Patrick Swayze (Oct 1, 2011) Himself - Interviewee / Actor  Less
  • Primary photo for Entertainment TonightEntertainment Tonight (TV Series) Himself (11 episodes, 2008–2009)  Less 2008–2009
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  • Primary photo for E! True Hollywood StoryE! True Hollywood Story (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2000–2009)  Less 2000–2009
  • Primary photo for Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres ShowEllen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for The Barbara Walters SpecialThe Barbara Walters Special (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for ExtraExtra (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Stand Up to CancerStand Up to Cancer (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Dirty Dancing with Patrick SwayzeDirty Dancing with Patrick Swayze (Video) Himself  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The Making of 'Christmas in Wonderland'The Making of 'Christmas in Wonderland' (Video) Himself  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Children in NeedChildren in Need (TV Series) Himself - Performer (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Point Break: Adrenaline JunkiesPoint Break: Adrenaline Junkies (Video) Himself  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Point Break: It's Make or BreakPoint Break: It's Make or Break (Video) Self  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Point Break: Ride the WavePoint Break: Ride the Wave (Video) Himself  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The Bigger PictureThe Bigger Picture (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for HARDtalk ExtraHARDtalk Extra (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The Sharon Osbourne ShowThe Sharon Osbourne Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for GMTVGMTV (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Behind the Scenes: Big Trouble in Little WallopBehind the Scenes: Big Trouble in Little Wallop (Video) Himself / Lance (uncredited)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Keeping Mum: Big Trouble in Little WallopKeeping Mum: Big Trouble in Little Wallop (Video) Himself / Lance (uncredited)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The Tony Danza ShowThe Tony Danza Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest (2 episodes, 2005–2006)  Less 2005–2006
  • Primary photo for The ViewThe View (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Dancing with the StarsDancing with the Stars (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2005)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Richard & JudyRichard & Judy (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Strictly Come Dancing: It Takes TwoStrictly Come Dancing: It Takes Two (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Friday Night with Jonathan RossFriday Night with Jonathan Ross (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Staying Gold: A Look Back at 'The Outsiders'Staying Gold: A Look Back at 'The Outsiders' (Video) Himself  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for AFI's 100 Years... 100 Movie Quotes: America's Greatest Quips, Comebacks and CatchphrasesAFI's 100 Years... 100 Movie Quotes: America's Greatest Quips, Comebacks and Catchphrases (TV Special) Himself  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Special Thanks to Roy LondonSpecial Thanks to Roy London Himself  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for 'Donnie Darko': Production Diary'Donnie Darko': Production Diary (Video) Himself  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The Wayne Brady ShowThe Wayne Brady Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Abby SingerAbby Singer Himself  Less 2003 $2K
  • Primary photo for Tinseltown TVTinseltown TV (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for OvernightOvernight Himself  Less 2003 $550K
  • Primary photo for 2003 MTV Movie Awards2003 MTV Movie Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for The 2003 IFP Independent Spirit AwardsThe 2003 IFP Independent Spirit Awards (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Late Night with Conan O'BrienLate Night with Conan O'Brien (TV Series) Himself - Guest (3 episodes, 1995–2002)  Less 1995–2002
  • Primary photo for Gala Paramount Pictures Celebrates 90th Anniversary with 90 Stars for 90 YearsGala Paramount Pictures Celebrates 90th Anniversary with 90 Stars for 90 Years (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Gran premio internazionale della TVGran premio internazionale della TV (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for VH-1 Where Are They Now?VH-1 Where Are They Now? (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2000)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for The Rosie O'Donnell ShowThe Rosie O'Donnell Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest (3 episodes, 1997–1999)  Less 1997–1999
  • Primary photo for Get BruceGet Bruce Himself (uncredited)  Less 1999 $43K
  • Primary photo for Hollywood SquaresHollywood Squares (TV Series) Himself (5 episodes, 1998)  Less 1998
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  • Primary photo for The Daily ShowThe Daily Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest (2 episodes, 1998)  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Late Show with David LettermanLate Show with David Letterman (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for The 33rd Annual Academy of Country Music AwardsThe 33rd Annual Academy of Country Music Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for 4th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards4th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for The 54th Annual Golden Globe AwardsThe 54th Annual Golden Globe Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for The DirectorsThe Directors (TV Series) Himself (1 episode)  Less 1997– 
  • Primary photo for Very Important PennisVery Important Pennis (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1996)  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Cinema 3Cinema 3 (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1996)  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for The 53rd Annual Golden Globe AwardsThe 53rd Annual Golden Globe Awards (TV Special) Himself - Nominee: Best Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy / Musical  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Pebble Mill at OnePebble Mill at One (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for The Little Picture ShowThe Little Picture Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show with Jay LenoThe Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) Himself - Guest (3 episodes, 1993–1995)  Less 1993–1995
  • Primary photo for MTV Video Music Awards 1995MTV Video Music Awards 1995 (TV Special) Himself  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for The First 100 Years: A Celebration of American MoviesThe First 100 Years: A Celebration of American Movies (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for The 52nd Annual Golden Globe AwardsThe 52nd Annual Golden Globe Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter: Best Actress / Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy / Musical  Less 1995 $800K
  • Primary photo for The 21st Annual People's Choice AwardsThe 21st Annual People's Choice Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter: Favorite Actress in a Comedy Motion Picture  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Masters of Illusion: The Wizards of Special EffectsMasters of Illusion: The Wizards of Special Effects (TV Special) Himself  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for The 1993 World Music AwardsThe 1993 World Music Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for The 50th Annual Golden Globe AwardsThe 50th Annual Golden Globe Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter: Best Actress / Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Entertainment UKEntertainment UK (TV Series) Himself - Interviewee (1 episode, 1992)  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Tonight Live with Steve VizardTonight Live with Steve Vizard (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1992)  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for The PlayerThe Player Himself (uncredited)  Less 1992 $8MM $22MM
  • Primary photo for The 64th Annual Academy AwardsThe 64th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter: Best Original Score  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for The 49th Annual Golden Globe AwardsThe 49th Annual Golden Globe Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for The 48th Annual Golden Globe AwardsThe 48th Annual Golden Globe Awards (TV Special) Himself - Nominee: Best Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy / Musical  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night LiveSaturday Night Live (TV Series) Himself - Host / Various (1 episode, 1990)  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Live with Regis and Kathie LeeLive with Regis and Kathie Lee (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 1990)  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for America's Dance HonorsAmerica's Dance Honors (TV Special) Himself  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for The 32nd Annual Grammy AwardsThe 32nd Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Good Day New YorkGood Day New York (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for TodayToday (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Later with Bob CostasLater with Bob Costas (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for The 61st Annual Academy AwardsThe 61st Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter: Best Original Score  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Hollywood on HorsesHollywood on Horses (Video) Himself  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for The 60th Annual Academy AwardsThe 60th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Co-Presenter: Best Original Score  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for The 30th Annual Grammy AwardsThe 30th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for America's Top 10America's Top 10 (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1988)  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for The 15th Annual American Music AwardsThe 15th Annual American Music Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for The 45th Annual Golden Globe AwardsThe 45th Annual Golden Globe Awards (TV Special) Himself - Nominee: Best Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy / Musical  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Swayze DancingSwayze Dancing (Video) Himself  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for The World's Greatest Stunts: A Tribute to Hollywood StuntmenThe World's Greatest Stunts: A Tribute to Hollywood Stuntmen (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Macy's Thanksgiving Day ParadeMacy's Thanksgiving Day Parade (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1987
Archive Footage (32 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for ExtraExtra (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
    • Episode #22.53 (Nov 18, 2015) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Entertainment TonightEntertainment Tonight (TV Series) Himself (8 episodes, 2008–2015)  Less 2008–2015
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  • Primary photo for Tu cara me suena - ArgentinaTu cara me suena - Argentina (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014
    • Episode #2.28 (Oct 26, 2014) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for The ViewThe View (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Leonning maenLeonning maen (TV Series) Sam Wheat (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014
    • Yangju (Jan 19, 2014) Sam Wheat (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Edición Especial ColeccionistaEdición Especial Coleccionista (TV Series) Johnny Castle (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011
    • Especial redoblajes (Feb 22, 2011) Johnny Castle (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for KinomagazinKinomagazin (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for The 82nd Annual Academy AwardsThe 82nd Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Johnny Castle / Sam Wheat - In Memoriam (archive footage)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for 16th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards16th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (TV Special) Himself - Memorial Tribute (archive footage)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for The Best of the World Music AwardsThe Best of the World Music Awards (TV Special) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Inside EditionInside Edition (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Dancing with the StarsDancing with the Stars (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for The 61st Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 61st Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself - In Memoriam (archive footage)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Días de cineDías de cine (TV Series) Self (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Live from Studio FiveLive from Studio Five (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009
    • Episode #1.2 (Sep 15, 2009) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for ÀnimaÀnima (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009
    • Episode #2.6 (Sep 15, 2009) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for The O'Reilly FactorThe O'Reilly Factor (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Hillary! Uncensored: Banned by the MediaHillary! Uncensored: Banned by the Media (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for MythBustersMythBusters (TV Series) Bodhi (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007
    • Airplane Hour (Dec 12, 2007) Bodhi (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for 20 to 120 to 1 (TV Series) Sam Wheat (2 episodes, 2006–2007)  Less 2006–2007
  • Primary photo for How I Met Your MotherHow I Met Your Mother (TV Series) Johnny Castle (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Found Footage Festival Volume 2: Live in MinneapolisFound Footage Festival Volume 2: Live in Minneapolis Self (archive footage)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Premio Donostia a Ben GazzaraPremio Donostia a Ben Gazzara (TV Special) James Dalton (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The PacifierThe Pacifier Sam Wheat (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2005 $56MM $113MM
  • Primary photo for Fred Roos and the Casting of 'The Outsiders'Fred Roos and the Casting of 'The Outsiders' (Video) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Retrosexual: The 80'sRetrosexual: The 80's (TV Mini-series) Self  Less 2004– 
  • Primary photo for 101 Most Unforgettable SNL Moments101 Most Unforgettable SNL Moments (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night Live 25Saturday Night Live 25 (TV Special) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night Live: The Best of Chris FarleySaturday Night Live: The Best of Chris Farley (TV Special) Adrian (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Heaven & Hell: North & South, Book IIIHeaven & Hell: North & South, Book III (TV Mini-series) Orry Main (1 episode, 1994)  Less 1994
    • Episode #1.1 (Feb 27, 1994) Orry Main (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Memories of M*A*S*HMemories of M*A*S*H (TV Movie) Himself / Pvt. Gary Sturgis (archive footage)  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for The 63rd Annual Academy AwardsThe 63rd Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Sam Wheat (archive footage)  Less 1991

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