Date of Birth : May 26th 1956
American actress and dancer and was the wife of actor, singer and dancer Patrick Swayze from 1975 until his death in 2009. Niemi wrote, directed and starred in the 1990 film One Last Dance, along with Swayze. “It was based on a play that we wrote more than 18 years ago, Without a Word, which was very successful and won six Drama Critics Awards. It was basically based on our experiences as concert dancers in New York, and it affected people a lot.”
She co-starred in Steel Dawn (1987) with Swayze and co-starred in Beat Angel (2004). Niemi also appeared in Letters from a Killer, Next of Kin, Younger and Younger, Live! From Death Row, She’s Having a Baby and Slam Dance. She choreographed the films Urban Cowboy and Grandview, U.S.A. Niemi directed the film Dance in 1990.