Cancer-Stricken Swayze Busted With Butt

Actor reportedly lights up on set
By Elizabeth Wolff,  Newser User
Posted Aug 18, 2008 11:11 AM CDT
Patrick Swayze watches the Los Angeles Lakers last May.   (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)
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(Newser) – Despite fighting pancreatic cancer, actor Patrick Swayze is still smoking, the Sun reports. The Dirty Dancing star, who turns 56 today, was spotted lighting up between scenes of his upcoming A&E crime drama The Beast, the tabloid reports. The self-described “miracle man” was reportedly given weeks to live when first diagnosed in January.