Sylvester Stallone who is an American actor, director, screenwriter, and producer. He is fully known for his Hollywood action roles born on July 6, 1946, In New York, U.S.
He is born to Frank Stallone Sr and Jacqueline. He has one younger brother, Frank Stallone. He is also an actor and musician.
Sylvester Stallone has married three times. In 1974, He married Sasha Czack and had two sons with her. They divorced almost a decade later. on December 15, 1985, He then married Brigitte Nielsen and divorced her two years later in 1987. In 1997, He married Jennifer Flavin. They have three daughters.
After his parents divorced, He had studied at the Notre Dame Academy and Lincoln High School in Philadelphia. He had also enrolled at the Charlotte Hall Military Academy before He attended the University of Miami.
He had earned his first role in a soft-core pornography film, ‘The Party at Kitty and Stud’s’, In 1970. Later in life, Stallone insisted that he did the film out of concern because He had needed the money. In the same year, He worked in the movie, ‘Rebel’, Which made him a national star. In 1975, He had been seen in the Jack Lemmon film, ‘The Prisoner of Second Avenue’ and He had also worked as supporting roles in the films, ‘Farewell, My Lovely’, ‘Capone’ and ‘Death Race 2000’. In 1979, He had written and starred in the sequel of ‘Rocky’ titled ‘Rocky II’, Which also had gone on to become a sleeper hit. After two years, He starred in ‘Escape to Victory’ and ‘Nighthawks’. In 1987, He determined to break away from his ‘tough nut’ roles and starred in the film, ‘Over the Top’, which had been a different kind of film. However, the film did not do well at the box-office and had been received badly by critics After some years, He once again acted in a different genre of film in ‘Tango and Cash’, which had been successful. He starred in the successful film, ‘Cliffhanger’, which took back the faith of his fans in his acting abilities. In the same year, He had also starred in the futuristic film, ‘Demolition Man’. After a break from films, He had made a comeback in Hollywood with the sixth Rocky section, ‘Rocky Balboa’, which became a critical sleeper hit, In 2006. Two years later, he released the fourth section of the ‘Rambo’ series, simply titled as ‘Rambo’. This movie had also become equally successful. In 2009, He appeared in a small cameo in the Bollywood film, ‘Kambakkht Ishq’ opposite Kareena Kapoor and Akshay Kumar. The next year, He had starred in one of the biggest hits of the year, ‘The Expendables’.
- His full name is Michael Sylvester Gardenzio Stallone.
- Sly Stallone is his nickname.
- He had been cast as ‘John Rambo’ in the Rambo saga. Although only four films that had been made in the franchise, the representation of the character earned Stallone extensive acclaim and recognition.
Awards and Achievements:
- In 1977, He received the David di Donatello award.
- In 1992, He honored with Honorary Cesar.
- In 2002, He received the Action Star of the Millennium.
- In 2010, He received the Lifetime Achievement award.
What can we learn from Him??
Like Sylvester Stallone, Never depend on others, Do your work yourself.