7 Revelations From Paramount Network's 'I Am' Documentaries (PHOTOS)

Dan Clarendon

Paramount Network took another heart-rending look at a life lost too soon with the August 18 premiere of I Am Patrick Swayze, the latest installment in its I Am series and a touching portrait of the Ghost actor's public and personal personas.

"He charmed everyone," Swayze's Road House costar Kelly Lynch said in the doc. "He'd find a way in, and make you just fall in love with him."

Click through the gallery above to see seven revelations from the I Am series so far, including details on Heath Ledger's self-doubt, Paul Walker's role as a father, and Richard Pryor's unconventional upbringing.