I Am Patrick Swayze (2019)
I Am Patrick Swayze (2019) Profile Photo

I Am Patrick Swayze (2019)

Genre
Documentary
Release Date
August 18, 2019
Studio
Paramount Network
Genre
Documentary
Release Date
August 18, 2019
MPAA Rating
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Duration
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Production Budget
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Studio
Paramount Network
Official Site
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Director
Adrian Buitenhuis
Producer
Derik Murray, Adrian Buitenhuis
Screenwriter
Adrian Buitenhuis
Starring
  • Rob Lowe as Tony Flanagan
  • Kelly Lynch
  • Demi Moore as Corri
  • Nicole David
  • Kate Edwards
  • Sam Elliott as Attendant
  • Jennifer Grey as Cathy Bennario
  • C. Thomas Howell
  • Rosemary Hygate
  • Roland Joffe
  • Cliff McLaughlin
  • Lisa Niemi
  • Lori Petty as Willie
  • Don Swayze
  • Marshall Teague
  • Frank Whiteley

I Am Patrick Swayze is a loving tribute to the prolific actor that showcases his life and career through untold stories, exclusive interviews, heartfelt home movies, and family photos featuring those who knew him best. The film explores his childhood in Texas and his enduring relationship with widow Lisa Niemi, whom he met as a teenager at his mother's dance studio. Known for undeniable star quality, the documentary is a window into an artist's life that delves into his remarkable film career working on huge blockbuster hits like Dirty Dancing, The Outsiders, and Ghost.

The film features interviews with Swayze's friends, family, and co-stars including his widow Lisa Niemi, brother Don Swayze, co-stars Sam Elliott, Jennifer Grey, C. Thomas Howell, Rob Lowe, Kelly Lynch, Demi Moore, Lori Petty, Marshall R. Teague, director Roland Joffe, agent Nicole David, manager Kate Edwards, personal assistant Rosemary Hygate, stuntman Cliff McLaughlin, and bodyguard Frank Whiteley.