Lisa Niemi Swayze is an American writer, dancer, choreographer, actress, and director known for her contribution to the entertainment industry. Lisa Swayze is also known for her love story with the late actor and dancer, Patrick Swayze. After the death of her husband, in 2014 Lisa found love again with Albert DePrisco.
Niemi Swayze believes that her remarriage does not diminish the love story she had with her late husband, “Dirty Dancing” star Patrick Swayze. According to her, falling in love with Albert did not interfere with the love she still has for Patrick. She shared with TODAY on 28 April 2023, that just because someone is no longer with us, it doesn’t mean that the love fades away. She also mentioned having a close friend who is a widow. This article explores Lisa’s life after Patrick, including her new love life with Albert DePrisco.
Who Is Albert DePrisco?
Albert DePrisco is a successful jeweler, actor, and businessman. His family has been in the diamond business for ages, which is why he became so good at it. He inherited the business from his parents in 1995 and has several stores in Massachusetts, Downtown Boston, and Cape Cod. Albert specializes in designer jewelry and customizes jewelry according to the specifications of his customers. He worked independently for over 25 years and relocated the store to 571 Washington Street in Wellesley.
Inside Lisa And Albert’s Relationship
Lisa Swayze‘s decision to move on from Patrick Swayze and marry Albert DePrisco was not easy. She had to grapple with her feelings about having been married to Patrick for 34 years. However, she says that her love for Patrick was never in conflict or competition with her feelings for Albert. She describes accepting the proposal as “a leap of faith” and that Albert knew she still loved Patrick and would always love him.
Lisa Swayze recently reflected on her marriage to Albert DePrisco in 2014, saying that just because someone is gone does not mean you fall out of love. Lisa and Albert both felt like they had a lot of love still left to give and felt very fortunate to have found someone to give it to.
Lisa Niemi’s Love Story With Patrick Swayze
Lisa Niemi met Patrick Swayze at age 14 when she was performing with the Houston Ballet Dance Company, and they eventually got married when she was 19. They moved to New York City to pursue their dance careers and relocated to Los Angeles, where they ran a construction business and raised horses together. Despite being childless, their love story was inspirational to many, as they were married for 34 years until Patrick’s death from pancreatic cancer on September 14, 2009.
All About Lisa Niemi’s Ex-Husband, Patrick Swayze
Patrick Swayze was an American actor, dancer, and singer-songwriter known for his distinctive lead roles in romantic, tough, and comedic characters. He was also known for his media image and looks, which earned him the title of the “Sexiest Man Alive” in 1991 by People Magazine. He acted in many famous films such as Road House, Point Break, Dirty Dancing, Ghost, and To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything, Julie Newmar, among others. Patrick was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 1997.
Lisa Swayze had a hard time moving on from Patrick’s death. However, she found love again with Albert DePrisco, whom she met through mutual friends. They started dating, and in December 2013, they announced their engagement. In May 2014, Lisa and Albert were married.