Guest on "Good Morning, New York".
1 Biographical Movie |
1 Print Biography |
3 Articles |
1 Pictorial |
2 Magazine Cover Photos |
5' 10½" (1.79 m)
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[In 2009, on Road House
(1989)] I had fun making that picture. Patrick Swayze
was very nice, a very sweet boy. He was a boy then, actually. Well, a young man. And just tasting the fruits of newly-found stardom. And I remember he was very nervous about it, very apprehensive. He cared a lot, and he was very tense about doing a good job. And so we'd talk and walk, and walk and talk. I liked him, and...
He met radio actress, Louise Erickson
, who would be his first wife. Their marriage ended in divorce in 1957. In 1961, he married actress Janice Rule
and had a daughter, Elizabeth Gazzara
. Their marriage ended in divorce in 1982. He met Elke Stuckmann in 1979 and married her in 1982.
Often played characters whose charming veneer masked inner turmoil or even anguish