Kurt Russell vs Patrick Swayze

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$70 Million
Net worth 2018
Film & Theater Personalities
Industry
Film & Theater Personalities
Springfield, Massachusetts, United States
Residence
Houston
United States
Country
United States
17/03/1951
BirthDay
18/08/1952
Died On
September 14, 2009
1.8 m
Height
Thousand Oaks High School,
Education
Joffrey Ballet, San Jacinto College, Harkness Ballet, Waltrip High School, Beverly Hills Playhouse Acting School
NET WORTH STATISTIC
TIMELINE
2012

In 2012, he starred in the film ‘Touchback’ along with Brain Presley

2007

In 2007, he played the role of a villainous stuntman ‘Mike’ in Quentin Tarantino's second feature length segment ‘Death Proof’ from the film ‘Grindhouse’

2004

In 2004, he starred in the critically acclaimed biographical film ‘Miracle’, in which he played the powerful role of ‘Herb Brooks’, a U

2001

In 2001, he starred in ‘3000 Miles to Graceland’, a film that revolved around a plot to rob a Casino

1996

In 1996, he acted in the action thriller ‘Executive Decision’, a film directed by Stuart Baird

1994

In 1994, he played the role of ‘’Colonel Jack O'Neil’ in ‘Stargate’, a film directed by Roland Emmerich

1991

He appeared in the Academy Award nominated 1991 film ‘Backdraft’ which earned a whopping $152

1986

In 1986, he played the part of a truck driver caught in an ancient Chinese war in ‘Big Trouble In Little China’, a martial arts inspired comedy film which received mixed reviews from critics

1984

In 1984, he received a Golden Globe nomination for his role as ‘Drew Stephens’ alongside Meryl Streep in the film ‘Silkwood’

1982

In 1982, he played the role of ‘MacReady’ in the ‘The Thing’, a sci-fi horror film which was a remake of the 1951 film ‘The Thing from Another World’

1981

In 1981, he starred in the American sci-fi action film ‘Escape from New York’, directed by John Carpenter, the film was a major success at the box office

1979

In 1979, he earned an Emmy Award nomination for the television film ‘Elvis’ based on the real life of Elvis Presley, in which he played the title role

1976

In 1976, he appeared on the NBC series ‘The Quest’ along with Tim Matheson

1971

In 1971, he played the role of a young robber in ‘Fools Parade’, a drama film directed by Andrew McLagen based on the novel of the same title written by Davis Grubb

1970

He was a baseball player all through his high school and college days and in early 1970, he played for the California Angels minor league, the Bend Rainbows, Walla Walla Islanders, Portland Mavericks and El Paso Sun Kings

1969

In 1969, he graduated from the Thousand Oaks High School and soon after signed a ten year contract with Walt Disney

1965

In 1965, at the age of fourteen he played the role of ‘jungle boy’ on ‘Gilligan’s Island’ which was broadcast on the CBS network

1964

In 1964, he appeared on an episode of the TV series ‘The Fugitive’, that year he was also seen in the TV series ‘The Virginian’ and ‘Gunsmoke’

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