Unknown look of Sylvester Stallone

Sylvester Stallone (age 70, height 1.77 m ) is an American (Hollywood) actor, filmmaker, and screenwriter. He is well known for his Hollywood action roles.He has net worth of $400 million.He athletically built, dark-haired American actor.One of the most popular action stars in cinematic history, Oscar nominee Sylvester Stallone is best known for portraying boxer Rocky Balboa and Vietnam War veteran John Rambo.

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Some unknown look of  Sylvester Stallone:-

  1. Sylvester Stallone was born on 6 July, 1946 in New York and was nicknamed Sly Stallone.

  2. Sylvester Gardenzio Stallone, named after his parental grandfather, was born on 6 July, 1946 in New York and was nicknamed Sly Stallone.
  3. He sold his first script, Paradise Alley, for $100 to help correct his bankrupt bank account.
  4. Sylvester is famous for his snarling look and slightly slurred speech.Image result for sylvester stallone
  5. Back in 1970, a broke and desperate Sylvester Stallone did a soft-core porn flick called The Party at Kitty and Stud’s. Once he hit big with Rocky, it was naturally re-released under the name The Italian Stallion.
  6. He says about his personality that “I’m not handsome in the classical sense. The eyes droop, the mouth is crooked, the teeth aren’t straight, the voice sounds like a Mafioso pallbearer, but somehow it all works.”
  7.  He starred in the 2000 thriller Get Carter, a remake of a 1971 film of the same name which starred Michael Caine.
  8.  One of the most memorable scenes of his career took place in Rocky III when Rocky fought Mr. T in a brutal boxing match.Related image
  9. On 8 March 2005 Sylvester Stallone appeared in his first magazine issue of Sly which came out monthly. He was on the cover of every magazine and did most of the articles and interviews himself.
  10. His father Frank Stallone Sr was an Italian-American hairdresser, who built a chain of saloons – J Frank’s Hair Stylists, famous for his only book “Stewart Lane” published in May 2010.
  11.  Sylvester Stallone holds the record for the longest unbroken streak of nominations at the Razzie Awards – thirteen straight years. He received a Razzie Nomination every year, most of which were for Worst Actor, from 1985 to 1997.Image result for sylvester stallone razzie award
  12. His second starring role was in “The Lords of Flatbush,” for which he wrote the screenplay with Henry Winkler, in 1974. He also played a number of supporting roles in “Farewell,” “My Lovely”; “Capone”; and “Death Race 2000,” and also made a number guest appearances on the TV series “Police Story” and “Kojak.”
  13. His mother Jackie Stallone is an American astrologer, former dancer, and promoter of women’s wrestling.
  14. Sly fell in love with the Pennsylvania actress Sasha Czack and married her on December 28, 1974. The couple moved to California to build their careers.Image result for sylvester stallone and sasha czack
  15. On December 15, 1985, he married Brigitte Nielsen, who starred with him in his films “Cobra” (1986) and “Rocky IV” (1985), in Beverly Hills, California. The marriage lasted for nearly 2 years and ended in a highly publicized divorce.
  16. Sly once said that his interest in acting came from his efforts to get the affection of those strangers who tried to raise him.
  17. He married Jennifer Flavin – a former American model, on 17 May 1997 in a civil ceremony at The Dorchester Hotel in London, England, nearly 9 years after their first meeting at a Beverly Hills restaurant in 1988. The couple resides in the Los Angeles neighborhood of Beverly Crest, with their three daughters – Sophia Rose (1996), Sistine Rose (1998), and Scarlet Rose (2002). Sophia was born with a hole in her heart, which was cured, proving her to be a fighter, just like her famous dad.Related image
  18.  His other first few film roles were minor including the psychological thriller “Klute” (1971), the comedy “Bananas” (1971), the Jack Lemmon film “The Prisoner of Second Avenue” (1975).
  19. During his childhood days, he had always dreamt of being a hero, and has even worn a superhero costume under his school uniform. He attended Notre Dame Academy and Lincoln High School in Philadelphia. Little Sly has once attempted to fly out of his bedroom too.
  20. He appeared in a movie named “No Place to Hide,” in the 1970, which was re-cut and re-titled as “Rebel” featuring him as the star. This film was later re-edited and redubbed into an award winning parody – “A Man Called… Rainbo,” directed by David Casci and produced by Jeffrey Hilton in the 1990.Image result for sylvester stallone a man called rainbow
  21. Despite Sylvester Stallone’s long association with the Republican Party, he supported President Bill Clinton during his impeachment trial and hosted a Democratic fundraiser at his Miami home on 9 July 1998.
  22.  He also starred in the erotic off-Broadway stage play “Score” – 23 performances at the Martinique Theatre from October 28 – November 15, 1971. This was later made into a film by Radley Metzger.
  23. Sylvester received an athletic scholarship for the American College of Switzerland, following his graduation, where he even worked as a girls’ athletic coach, while studying. During his spare time, he starred in “Death of a Salesman” – Arthur Miller’s school production, which inspired him to pursue a career in acting. Later, he studied drama at the University of Miami.
  24. He auditioned frequently after moving to New York in 1969, while working a variety of jobs. He even resorted to starring a role in the soft core pornography feature film “The Party at Kitty and Stud’s” (1970), for which he was paid $200.Image result for sylvester stallone the party at kitty
  25. In 1976, Sly gained worldwide fame with his starring role in the smash hit “Rocky” – an American sports drama film – written by Sylvester Stallone and directed by John G. Avildsen.
  26. It is said that Sly saw the Muhammad Ali–Chuck Wepner fight on March 24, 1975, and took that as inspiration for the script. It took only 3 days for him to complete the script. He tried selling it multiple studios, but finalized after a substantial budget cut, as he refused to sell it unless he paid the lead role.
  27. One of the most memorable scenes of Sylvester Stallone’s career took place in Rocky III when Rocky fought Mr. T in a brutal boxing match.
  28. Rocky was shot in just 28 days and was a sleeper hit that earned $225 million in global box office receipts. It was the highest grossing film of 1976 and won three Oscars – Best Picture, Best Director, and Best Film Editing.Image result for sylvester stallone rocky
  29.  In 1982, he launched his next major franchise success with the action-war film “First Blood,” starring as Vietnam veteran John Rambo, with sequels “Rambo: First Blood Part II” and “Rambo III” following in 1985 and 1988 respectively.
  30. Sylvester Stallone was paid a mere $60,000 to do Cop Land. It is said that he did the film to play a serious role and escape his action hero cast type.Image result for sylvester stallone cop land
  31. Rocky” was nominated for 10 Academy Awards including Best Actor. He is the third man in history to receive the two nominations – Best Original Screenplay and Best Actor for the same film.
  32. Another franchise added to the list of Stallone’s is the “The Expendables,” a 2010 American ensemble action film written by David Callaham and Sylvester Stallone, and directed by Stallone, – with two sequels – “The Expendables 2” and “The Expendables 3” in the year 2012 and 2014. The franchise was a commercial success.
  33. He has even made a cameo appearance in an Indian movie (Hindi) – “Kambakkht Ishq” as himself in the year 2009.Image result for sylvester stallone kambakht ishq
  34. Sylvester has a flair for oil painting and has been creating paintings for more than 50 years. He considers Leonardo Da Vinci as his personal hero. His first exhibition was held in Switzerland in 2011. His works are said to fetch Rocky-like prices, with just 2 pieces racking up nearly $100K.

  35. Sly is likely having a good number of films in the pipeline, including Creed – the seventh Rocky film and a spin-off from the Rocky film series that is scheduled to be hit the theaters on November 25, 2015 in the United States.Image result for sylvester stallone

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