Patrick Schwarzenegger

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Patrick Schwarzenegger
Patrick Schwarzenegger TIFF 2012.jpg
Schwarzenegger at the Toronto International Film Festival, September 9, 2012
Born Patrick Arnold Shriver Schwarzenegger[1]
(1993-09-18) September 18, 1993 (age 24)
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Education Brentwood School
University of Southern California
Occupation Model, actor
Years active 2006–present
Height 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Parent(s) Arnold Schwarzenegger
Maria Shriver
Relatives See Kennedy family

Patrick Arnold Shriver Schwarzenegger (born September 18, 1993)[1] is an American actor and model. He is the elder son of Arnold Schwarzenegger and Maria Shriver. A member of the Kennedy family, Schwarzenegger is also a grand-nephew of John F. Kennedy, the 35th President of the United States, as well as the late United States Senators Robert F. Kennedy and Ted Kennedy.

Family and early life[edit]

Schwarzenegger and his father Arnold at Edwards Air Force Base, California in December 2002

Schwarzenegger was born and raised in Los Angeles, California, he is the elder son of Maria Shriver, a journalist and author who is a member of the Kennedy family, and Arnold Schwarzenegger, an Austrian-born bodybuilder, actor, and former Republican Governor of California.[3] His maternal grandmother, Eunice Kennedy Shriver, founded the Special Olympics and was a sister of John F. Kennedy and of former U.S. Senators Robert F. Kennedy and Edward "Ted" Kennedy, and his maternal grandfather, Sargent Shriver, was a United States Ambassador to France, the first director of the Peace Corps, and the Democratic nominee for Vice President of the United States under George McGovern in the 1972 U.S. presidential election.

Schwarzenegger has two older sisters, Katherine and Christina,[1][4] a younger brother, Christopher,[5] and a younger paternal half-brother, Joseph.[6][7]

Schwarzenegger graduated from Brentwood High School in 2012;[8] in 2012, he matriculated at the University of Southern California, and graduated from the USC Marshall School of Business in May 2016.[9]


Schwarzenegger and his sister, Katherine, October 27, 2010

Schwarzenegger's parents helped him found his company Project360 when he was 15,[10] the philanthropic clothing line has a full menswear collection on the horizon as well as mid-five-figures net earnings from 2010, according to Details magazine.[11] Patrick is also signed with LA Models, which has plans to push him for Ralph Lauren and Armani ad campaigns,[12] he has stated that he hopes to raise awareness of his clothing company by taking on high-profile modeling jobs.[11]

In 2011, he worked a summer internship at The Grove, an upscale outdoor mall in Los Angeles,[13] he posed shirtless for a highly visible Hudson Jeans billboard advertisement seen on Sunset Boulevard in Hollywood.[14] In October 2013, he played Romeo in the music video for "Right There" by Ariana Grande.

In 2014, Schwarzenegger franchised his own Blaze Pizza at The Grove in Los Angeles,[15] he has since opened up other locations at USC and Staples Center.[16]

Film career[edit]

Schwarzenegger had small roles in 2012's Stuck in Love and 2013's Grown Ups 2 and 2015's Scouts Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse. His first leading role is in 2018's Midnight Sun.[17]


Year Title Role Notes
2006 The Benchwarmers Jock Kid Game #3
2012 Stuck in Love Glen
2013 Grown Ups 2 Frat Boy Cooper
2015 Scouts Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse Jeff
2016 Dear Eleanor Bud
2017 Go North Caleb
2018 Midnight Sun Charlie Post-producing
Year Title Role Notes
2015 Scream Queens Thad Radwell Episode: "Thanksgiving"
2017 The Long Road Home Ben Hayhurst Main role
Music videos
Year Artist Title Notes
2013 Ariana Grande featuring Big Sean "Right There" Romeo

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b c "California Births, 1905 - 1995". California birth records via Archived from the original on August 26, 2012.  Birth Date: 09/18/1993. County of Birth: Los Angeles.
  2. ^ Alicia Diaz Dennis (2011-05-18). "Patrick Schwarzenegger Rejects Dad's Name on Twitter After Love Child News - Patrick Schwarzenegger". Zimbio. Retrieved 2013-07-15. 
  3. ^ "Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger's Brentwood High School Commencement Speech". June 7, 2008. Archived from the original on June 18, 2008. Retrieved June 22, 2008. 
  4. ^ Pace, Eric (July 24, 1991). "Chronicle". The New York Times. Retrieved April 18, 2008. 
  5. ^ Brozan, Nadine (September 30, 1997). "Chronicle". New York Times. Retrieved April 18, 2008. 
  6. ^ "State of California Certificate of Live Birth" (PDF). TMZ. May 20, 2011. Retrieved August 26, 2017. 
  7. ^ "Schwarzenegger's son with housekeeper born days after Shriver gave birth". Chicago Tribune. Archived from the original on May 21, 2011. 
  8. ^ Iona Kirby, Dianne King (June 2, 2014). "All grown up! Arnold Schwarzenegger and Maria Shriver come together for son Patrick's high school graduation". London: Retrieved June 29, 2014. 
  9. ^ Johnson, Zach (May 2, 2012). "Patrick Schwarzenegger:I'm going to the University of Southern California". Retrieved June 29, 2014. 
  10. ^ "Project360". Archived from the original on 2012-01-02. Retrieved 2011-12-05. 
  11. ^ a b "Meet Patrick Schwarzenegger, Arnold and Maria's enterprising son -". 2011-04-20. Retrieved 2011-12-05. 
  12. ^ Lowe, Laurence. "Patrick Schwarzenegger: Critical Eye". Details. Retrieved 2011-12-05. 
  13. ^ "Patrick Schwarzenegger Pictures - Arnold Schwarzenegger at The Grove". Zimbio. 2011-07-12. Retrieved 2011-12-05. 
  14. ^ Almendrala, Anna (August 12, 2011). "Patrick Schwarzenegger Billboard Graces Sunset Boulevard". Retrieved 2011-12-05. 
  15. ^ "Fox news". 
  16. ^ "World Breaking News". 
  17. ^ Fleming, Mike Jr. (October 13, 2016). "Open Road Acquires 'Midnight Sun', Sets Wide Summer Release For Bella Thorne & Patrick Schwarzenegger Pic". Deadline. 

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