Iliff insists that Swayze will be reprising his role as bank-robbing surfer Bodhi and that co-star Keanu Reeves is set to play F.B.I. agent Johnny Utah. "We always wanted Patrick to return. He'll definitely be surfing," Contactmusic quoted him as telling Us Weekly magazine. The 'Ghost' actor had been diagnosed with deadly pancreatic cancer last month (Apr08), but Iliff states that he is fighting the illness well.
"Things are going well, he's fighting the good fight," Iliff said.
Swayze on the other hand, issued a statement on Wednesday (28 May 08) that he is responding well to the cancer treatment, but as per his representative, he will not be taking part in the Point Break sequel.