Nets set Patrick Swayze programming

A&E, Encore, Hallmark HD will honor late actor

Several networks have announced plans for tributes to Patrick Swayze, who died Monday.

A&E will run a marathon of the actor's last series "The Beast" on Wednesday starting at 2 p.m. and a special presentation of "Bio Remembers: Patrick Swayze" at 10 p.m.

Spike TV will air the cult classic film "Road House" Saturday at 10 p.m.; and Hallmark Movie Channel HD will run showings of the 2004 miniseries "King Solomon's Mines" on Saturday at 6 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m.

Encore will rebroadcast three films with Swayze on Saturday: "City of Joy," "Youngblood" and "Point Break."
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