Don Swayze
Don Swayze
Celebrated Name: Don Swayze
Real Name/Full Name: Donald Carl Swayze
Gender: Male
Age: 65 years old
Birth Date: 10th August 1958
Birth Place: Houston, Texas, USA
Nationality: American
Height: 6 feet 0 inches (184cm)
Weight: 75Kg (165lbs)
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Charlene Lindstrom
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): Yes (Danielle Swayze)
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): N/A
Is Don Swayze Gay?: No
Profession: Character actor
Salary: N/A
Net Worth in 2024: $4 Million
Last Updated: May 2024

Don Swayze is an American character actor who is mostly known for performing in drama series and soap operas. He is also quite prominent in the making of feature films and theatrical work. Swayze took up acting to become his source of living and what kept him happy.

Don Swayze has had quite an interesting life and career that will be well illustrated in the article below.

Maybe you know about Don Swayze very well But do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in 2024? If you do not know, We have prepared this article about details of Don Swayze’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, wife, girlfriend, dating, divorce, kids, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life & Biography

Don was born on the 10th of August, 1958 in Houston, Texas, USA. He was born to Patsy Swayze, a choreographer and dance instructor, and Jesse Wayne Swayze, an engineering draftsman. Don was the middle child of the family. He has an older sister called Vickie Lynn, an older brother called Patrick, a younger brother called Sean Kyle and a younger sister called Bora Song ‘Bambi’.

Don also has a very rich ancestral background. His paternal ancestor was an Englishman called John Swasey. John Swasey was known for travelling aboard The Recovery during the Great Migration which landed him in Massachusetts. John Swasey later married Katherine Kinge from Essex and had seven children together. Their grandson, Samuel, was among the first members of the family to use the surname, Swayze.

Age, Height, Weight and Body Measurements

Being born on 10 August 1958, Don Swayze is 65 years old as of today’s date 30th May 2024. His height is 184 cm tall, and weight is 75 Kg.

Personal Life: wife, girlfriend, dating, divorce, kids

Other than just acting, Swayze has an undying love for cycling and skydiving. As a cyclist, Don races cross-country mountain bikes during his spare time. He is currently married to Charlene Swayze and together, the couple have established an animal therapy ranch located in Los Angeles County, California known as Swayze Ranch. Charlene also created the Swayze Foundation


Don was able to pick up his dancing roots from his mother when he was performing in a film called Urban Cowboy in 1980, Father for Charlie as Ruben, the movie called Shy People as Mark and in a movie called Edge of Honour where he played a homicidal lumberjack.

In the movie, Edge of Honour, Don got the opportunity to work with Corey Feldman. In 2012, he played Col. Sherman Rutherford in a western-noir hybrid called Heathens and Thieves. He also starred as the Alamo courier James Bonham in the movie called Alamo: The Price of Freedom.

Don Swayze was also able to have quite the career on TV. He played the role of James (Jim) Mackey in the 7th episode of season five in the Netflix series, Longmire. He also appeared in 2 soap operas called The Young and the Restless and Days of Our Lives.

In 2010, he guest-starred in 6 episodes in the HBO series called True Blood, in a recurring role where he played Gus. Don also appeared in a number of TV dramas such as Murder She Wrote, The X Files, NYPD Blue, NCIS and so many others.

He even appeared in Matlock where he played the role of an intellectually disabled man who was suspected of murder. In the western drama called Paradise, he was part of a gang that held hostages in a hotel.

He played the role of Jesse James in Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman and played the demon Lucius in a show called Charmed. He had a recurring role on the show called Criminal Minds where he played the role of Charles Hankel; the father and alternate personality of a serial killer called Tobias Hankel.

Other than gracing our TV screens, Swayze also tried his hand at stage acting and did quite well at it. In 2001, he was with Pedro on stage in a play called Man of La Mancha at the Simi Valley Cultural Arts Centre. In 2011, he worked with Ann Archer in an original stage play called Jane Fonda: In the Court of Public Opinion.

Awards & Achievements

Despite all he has achieved as an actor, Don Swayze has not yet received any awards or honours.

Net Worth & Salary of Don Swayze in 2024

Don Swayze Net Worth
Don Swayze Net Worth

Don Swayze has been acting for more than 4 decades now and is still chasing more and more films, TV shows and plays. He has provided a number of performances over the years that have most certainly paid him well.

Over the years, Don has been able to accumulate an estimated net worth of $4 Million as of May 2024. He has been able to do this comfortably by working hard and sticking to the craft he loves.

Don has had an incredible career unlike any other. He has a very long resume that consists of performances that were done very well. We do wish him all the best in his future endeavours.


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