Jason Patric (born June 17, 1966) is an American film, television and stage actor.
He is known for his roles in the films The Lost Boys, Rush, Sleepers, Geronimo: An American Legend, Your Friends & Neighbors, Narc, The Losers and Speed 2: Cruise Control.
Originally broadcast as one episode per week, in 2011 it is being shown five times weekly.
Audience numbers have varied over its lifespan, with viewing figures well below one million being contrasted with highs of four million.
A dramatic romantic history may not seem relevant but, here, it is vital.
Patric isn't some anonymous donor from a sperm bank.
The series has always focused on rites of passage and has an element of comedy.
Comments made by television critics early in its run regarding their view that there was too much emphasis on humour caused the programme's creator and executive producer.
The following year, Patric was cast in Solarbabies alongside Peter De Luise, Jami Gertz, Lukas Haas, James Le Gros and Adrian Pasdar.Schreiber: "harass, attack, strike, threaten, assault (sexually or otherwise), hit, follow, stalk, molest, destroy personal property, disturb the peace, keep under surveillance, or block movements" -- among other things. Schreiber detailed Patric's long history of physical and verbal abuse against her.She told the court how he struck her on the face with the handset of a landline phone so hard it caused bruises, swelling and contusions.Schreiber appealed that decision, which brought the case back before the 2nd District.She argued that the court "improperly relied upon Jason's biological connection in finding him a presumed parent" and that the code contains a presumption against awarding custody to "a parent who has perpetrated domestic violence." During the course of the custody fight, Schreiber told The 55-page opinion issued Thursday by justices Thomas Willhite and Nora Manella and presiding justice Norman Epstein goes into great length about the duo's relationship leading up to the birth of the child.