Dirty Dancing” star Patrick Swayze died Monday after a battle with pancreatic cancer. He was 57.

Swayze was most known for his role in the 1987 dance movie starring opposite Jennifer Grey. He also surprised everyone as his portrayal as Vida Boheme in 1995’s “To Wong Foo: Thanks for Everything, Julie Newmar.” His othe popular movies included “Ghost,” “Point Break” and “Road House.” He most recently starred in the A&E series “The Beast.”

“Patrick Swayze passed away peacefully today with family at his side after facing the challenges of his illness for the last 20 months,” his publicist said in a press release.

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