Emeryville, CA – Kilpatrick brings Hollywood tell-all memoir, DYING FOR LIVING to Bay City of Emeryville Barnes & Noble for an afternoon read and book signing event.
DYING FOR LIVING: Sins & Confessions of a Hollywood Villain & Libertine Patriot reveals the details of a volatile, yet privileged upbringing… a searing, often hilarious and scandalous literate look behind three decades of working with Hollywood’s elite. Kilpatrick tells a rollicking tale that will keep you turning the pages! Book signing to follow.
Date: Saturday, February 23rd
Arrival Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Barnes & Noble
Address: 5604 Bay Street, Emeryville, CA 94608
One of the finest screen/television character actors of his generation, playing against a spectrum of Hollywood’s leading action heroes, Patrick Kilpatrick’s entertainment career has spanned more than 170 films and television shows as lead actor, producer, screen writer, director, and global entertainment teacher– from “Minority Report” with Tom Cruise to “Dark Angel” with Jessica Alba, from the largest production in Public Broadcasting history to the Los Angeles Theater Center with John Goodman and Academy Award winning British director Tony Richardson in Shakespeare’s “Anthony and Cleopatra”. He has appeared in over 75 hit TV shows such as “24”, “Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman” and all “CSI”.
His action film villain appearances embrace a multitude of genres and an international Who’s Who of directors, writers, production talent and leading men and women of the last quarter century. The Replacement Killers (1998 – director Antoine Fuqua)
against Yun-Fat Chow, Arnold Schwarzenegger and James Caan in Eraser (1996 – Chuck Russell), Last Man Standing (1996 – Walter Hill), opposite Bruce Willis, Under Siege 2: Dark Territory (1995- Geoff Murphy), opposite Steven Segal, The Presidio (1988) – Peter Hyams), opposite Sean Connery and Mark Harmon, two award-winning and highly rated original cable westerns opposite Tom Selleck, Last Stand at Saber River (1997- Elmore Leonard) and Crossfire Trail (2001), one western opposite Sam Elliot and Kate Capshaw HBO’s Premiere Films adaptation of Louis L’Amour‘s The Quick and the Dead (1987), and the ever-popular action mainstay Death Warrant (1990) opposite Jean-Claude Van Damme, as “The Sandman”. He has even done battle with the largest mammal on earth in Free Willy 3: The Rescue (1997).