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But a few years later, in 2008, he revealed that he was battling pancreatic cancer. He was fearless and insisted on always doing his own stunts, so it was not surprising to me that the war he waged on his cancer was so courageous and dignified.'When I think of him, I think of being in his arms when we were kids, dancing, practicing the lift in the freezing lake, having a blast doing this tiny little movie we thought no one would ever see.'A year after playing the frustrated older sister in Ferris Bueller's Day Off alongside her then-boyfriend Matthew Broderick, Jennifer starred in her most iconic role: 17-year-old Baby Houseman.
The actor continued to work through his illness, starring in the A&E Network show The Beast for a single season before succumbing to the disease. His co-star Jennifer said at the time: 'Patrick was a rare and beautiful combination of raw masculinity and amazing grace. She'd actually acted with Patrick once before, in 1984's Red Dawn, though this film was a bigger success, earning Golden Globe nominations for both of them.
After Dirty Dancing, Patrick went on to star in Road House (which is also getting the remake treatment) and Ghost, among other smaller films.
He was still keeping busy in 2004 — 13 years after being named People's Sexiest Man Alive — when he took on a small cameo in Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights.
The other members of the Six are Melanie Hutsell as an airhead, Margaret Cho as a oral fixated sex maniac, Brett Paesel as the leader's homosexual lover, Bruce Daniels as the African-American member with a penchant for misuse of black slang, and Michael Irpino as another more stereotypical gay dancer.
Lots of cameos from tv stars occur in the various dance numbers.
The romantic classic Dirty Dancing turns 30 this year, and just in time for the big anniversary, ABC is set to air a new musical version of the film on May 24 — with Abigail Breslin standing in for Jennifer Grey and newcomer Colt Prattes taking over Patrick Swayze's roll.
Rather than help her career, however, her new nose is often blamed for destroying it.'I went into the operating room a celebrity and came out anonymous,' she said in 2012. I'll always be this once-famous actress nobody recognize because of a nose job.'She did continue to work, though mostly in TV movies and barely-seen films.Their leader convinces the group, now named "The Stupendous Six", to join him in a painted up bus and to hit the road to find the big time.The Six compete against other dancers to win a chance to compete in the grand finale at the Little Miss Orange County Beauty Pageant.Jerry Orbach had a prolific career before Dirty Dancing, with credits on TV, the silver screen, and the stage.
Through the '60s and '70s, he was an accomplished Broadway actor, having starred in The Fantasticks (as part of the original cast), Carnival! He was nominated for Tony Awards for his performances in Guys and Dolls and Chicago (opposite Liza Minnelli), and took one home for Promises, Promises. Houseman, he mostly worked on the screen, famously doing a 12-year stint on Law & Order.He wasn't the first choice for the role, and was about a decade older than his character — but there was no denying that he and Jennifer Grey had on-screen chemistry.