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Sylvester Stallone

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Biography

Stallone at the Paris premiere of The Expendables 2 in August 2012

Source: Wikipedia

Sylvester Gardenzio Stallone (/stəˈloʊn/; Italian pronunciation: [(ɡarˈdɛntsjo) stalˈloːne]; born July 6, 1946), nicknamed Sly Stallone, is an American actor, screenwriter and film director. Stallone is well known for his Hollywood action roles. Two notable characters he has portrayed are the boxer Rocky Balboa, the title character of the Rocky series from 1976 to 2008 and soldier John Rambo from the Rambo saga, which ran from 1982 to 2008. He wrote every episode of the two eponymous franchises, and directed some of their installments as well.

Fact file

  • Born: Sylvester Gardenzio Stallone July 6, 1946 (age 69) New York City, New York, U.S.
  • Residence: Beverly Hills, California
  • Alma mater: University of Miami
  • Occupation: Actor, screenwriter, film director, boxing promoter
  • Years active: 1970–present
  • Spouse(s): Sasha Czack (m. 1974–85) Brigitte Nielsen (m. 1985–87) Jennifer Flavin (m. 1997)
  • Children: 5 (including Sage [1976–2012])
  • Parent(s): Frank Stallone, Sr. Jackie Stallone
  • Family: Frank Stallone (brother)
  • Website: www.sylvesterstallone.com

Read more about Sylvester Stallone at Wikipedia or at the Internet Movie Database

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Sly Stallone Regrets Killing Off Apollo Creed In 'Rocky IV'
TMZ, 2019-01-16 17:00:00
Sylvester Stallone has murderer's regret -- admitting he feels TERRIBLE for killing off Apollo Creed in "Rocky IV" way back in 1985.  Of course, Stallone didn't just play Rocky Balboa -- he wrote the first 6 installments of the "Rocky"…

Reviews: Jack Black in 'The Insufferable Groo,' Sylvester Stallone (barely) in 'Backtrace' and other movies
LA Times Entertainme, 2018-12-13 03:10:00
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Sylvester Stallone Says He'll Give Deontay Wilder A Shot In Next 'Creed'
TMZ, 2018-12-12 13:57:00
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