Chris Farley vs Patrick Swayze

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$5 Million
Net worth 2018
Film & Theater Personalities
Industry
Film & Theater Personalities
Madison
Residence
Houston
United States
Country
United States
15/02/1964
BirthDay
18/08/1952
December 18, 1997
Died On
September 14, 2009
Marquette University
Education
Joffrey Ballet, San Jacinto College, Harkness Ballet, Waltrip High School, Beverly Hills Playhouse Acting School
NET WORTH STATISTIC
TIMELINE
1998

He played his last lead role in ‘Almost Heroes’, a 1998 adventure comedy that was released months after his death

1997

His 1997 movie ‘Beverly Hills Ninja’ revolves around the life of a white orphan boy found by a group of ninjas and raised by them

1996

He again appeared with David Spade in ‘Black Sheep’ (1996), a comedy film revolving around the silly antics of a politician’s brother

1995

His 1995 movie ‘Tommy Boy’ is one of his better known movies

1994

He portrayed Officer Wilson in the comedy film ‘Airheads’ which was released in 1994

1993

The sequel to ‘Wayne’s World’, titled ‘Wayne's World 2’ was released in 1993

1992

He made his film debut in 1992 with the comedy ‘Wayne’s World’ in which he played the role of a security guard

1990

He is mainly known for the ensemble of roles he portrayed in NBC’s ‘Saturday Night Live’ show from 1990 till 1995

1986

He enrolled at Marquette University and graduated with a degree in communications and theater in 1986

2009

The film garnered huge profits and it sold one million video copies till 2009, which is a record in itself

2008

In 2008, he was diagnosed with Stage IV pancreatic cancer and in spite of the disease; this talented actor continued his acting career

2002

From 2002 to 2009, this gifted actor worked in various films and television series such as ‘Waking Up in Reno’, ‘One Last Dance’, ‘11:14’, ‘Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights’, ‘George and the Dragon’, ‘King Solomon's Mines’, ‘Keeping Mum’, ‘Icon’, ‘The Fox and the Hound 2’, ‘Jump!’, ‘Christmas in Wonderland’, ‘Powder Blue’ and ‘The Beast’

2000

He gradually recovered from the injury and in the year 2000, resumed his acting career with the film ‘Forever Lulu’

1998

In 1998, he worked in movies like ‘Letters from the Killer’ and ‘Black Dog’

1992

During 1992-95, he worked in movies such as ‘City of Joy; ‘Father Hood’, ‘Tall Tale: The Unbelievable Adventures of Pecos Bill’, ‘Three Wishes’ and ‘To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar’

1989

In 1989, he received a ‘Razzie Award for Worst Actor’ nomination for his films ‘Next of Kin’ and ‘Road House’

1987

He then got many film projects and during 1987-90, he worked in movies such as ‘Steel Dawn’, ‘Tiger Warsaw’, ‘Next of Kin’,’ Road House’, ‘Ghost’ and ‘Saturday Night Live’

1985

In 1985, he appeared in the TV miniseries ‘North and South’ and this became a milestone in his acting career

1983

His role in the 1983 film ‘The Outsiders’ earned him recognition and the following year, he also appeared in the ‘Red Dawn’

1981

In 1981, he featured in a television show named ‘Blood Brothers’ in the episode entitled ‘MASH’

1979

In 1979, he got his first break in the big screen with the movie ‘Skatetown, U

1975

On 12th June, 1975, he married actor-director Lisa Niemi, after a courtship of about five years

1972

He got trained in gymnastics at ‘San Jacinto College’ and in 1972, he travelled to New York and got dance training at institutes like ‘Harkness Ballet School’ and ‘Joffrey Ballet School’

1952

He was born to Jesse Wayne Swayze and Patsy Swayze on 18th August, 1952, in Houston, Texas