Swayze taped his new TV drama "The Beast" last year while undergoing treatment for pancreatic cancer. The 56-year-old actor has been battling the disease for about a year.
His representative said the "Ghost" and "Dirty Dancing" star and his spouse of 33 years are collaborating on a book about his life and career.
The publicist said the volume will not be an inspirational-type, contrary to reports stating otherwise, and its release date is not yet clear.
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