Swayze won’t act in ‘Point Break’ sequel

May 29th, 2008 - 1:16 pm ICT by admin  

London, May 29 (IANS) Actor Patrick Swayze is surprised at reports that he is taking a break from his cancer treatment to star in the sequel to the 1991 surfer movie “Point Break”. Contactmusic.com reports that there is a screenplay ready for the sequel and the writer W. Peter Iliff has claimed Swayze will reprise his role and his co-star Keanu Reeves will return too. Iliff said: “We always wanted Patrick to return. He’ll definitely be surfing.”

Swayze was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer, but Iliff said: “Things are going well, he’s fighting the good fight.”

To quash rumours, Swayze has issued a statement saying he is responding well to the treatment, but not taking part in any sequel.

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