Schwarzenegger at the Toronto International Film Festival, September 9, 2012
|Born||Patrick Arnold Shriver Schwarzenegger
September 18, 1993
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
University of Southern California
|Relatives||Gustav Schwarzenegger (paternal grandfather)
Robert Sargent Shriver, Jr. (maternal grandfather)
Eunice Mary Kennedy (maternal grandmother)
Bobby Shriver (uncle)
Timothy Shriver (uncle)
Mark Shriver (uncle)
Katherine Schwarzenegger (sister)
Early life and family
Patrick Schwarzenegger was born and raised in Los Angeles, California. He is the third of four children and eldest son of Maria Shriver, a journalist and author who is a member of the Kennedy family, and Austrian-born bodybuilder, actor, and former Republican California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger. His maternal grandmother, Eunice Kennedy Shriver, founded the Special Olympics and was the sister of President John F. Kennedy, and his maternal grandfather, Sargent Shriver, was the United States Ambassador to France, the 1st Director of the Peace Corps, and the Democratic vice-presidential candidate in the 1972 U.S. presidential election.
Patrick has two older sisters, Katherine (born December 13, 1989) and Christina (born July 23, 1991) a younger brother, Christopher (born September 27, 1997), and a younger paternal half-brother, Joseph (born October 2, 1997). Patrick has the same birthday as cousin Matthew Maxwell Taylor "Max" Kennedy, Jr.
Following his parents' separation, it was reported in the media he was changing his surname to "Shriver." None of these reports is based on statements made by him but are based instead on speculation over why he used the screen name "Patrick Shriver" on his Twitter account. Shriver is his mother's surname, which is part of his full name: Patrick Arnold Shriver Schwarzenegger. Schwarzenegger added Achilles as his Catholic confirmation name.
Patrick's parents helped him found his company Project360 when he was 15. The philanthropic clothing line has a full menswear collection on the horizon and a mid-five-figures net from 2010, according to Details magazine. Patrick is also signed with LA Models, which has plans to push him for Ralph Lauren and Armani ad campaigns. He has admitted that he hopes to raise awareness of his clothing company by taking on high profile modeling jobs.
In 2011, he worked a summer internship at The Grove, an upscale outdoor mall in Los Angeles. He posed shirtless for a highly visible Hudson Jeans billboard advertisement seen on Sunset Boulevard in Hollywood. In October 2013, he starred as Romeo in the music video for "Right There" by Ariana Grande.
|2006||The Benchwarmers||Jock Kid Game #3|
|2012||Stuck in Love||Glen|
|2013||Grown Ups 2||Frat Boy Cooper|
|2015||Scouts vs. Zombies||Quarterback Jeff||Filming|
|2013||Ariana Grande featuring Big Sean||"Right There"||N/A|
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