Michael Sylvester Gardenzio Stallone, popularly known as Sylvester Stallone is an American actor, producer, screenwriter, and director. He is famous for his roles in movies such as Rocky, Rambo and The Expendables.
Sylvester Stallone is the father of Seargeoh Stallone. Seargeoh is famous for his outstanding performance in the movie “Rocky II” in 1979. So, how’s the relationship between them? Read below and also see the rare pictures of Seargeoh Stallone’s father Sylvester Stallone from “Rocky IV”
Sylvester Stallone’s Rare pictures from Rocky
Sylvester gained worldwide popularity through his role as an Italian-American boxer Rocky Balboa in the movie Rocky (1976). Audiences highly appreciated the movie that it generated six sequels.
You might be familiar with Sylvester lead role in the movie, Rocky IV. But just a few days back, after almost 40 years, 70-year-old Stallone has revived all our memories through flashbacks of some rare pictures of him on the sets of Rocky – Pictures you have never seen before!
He took this opportunity to post pictures on his Instagram and Facebook.
Fans have always loved Sylvester as an actor. Looking at these celebrated pictures, fans were even more touched by Stallone and respected him even more. Followers congratulated the team of Rocky for their upcoming 40th anniversary of Rocky on November 2016. Also, women love Sylvester for his hard work, attitude, and love for what he does.
Well, it seems like Sylvester has a special friendship with martial arts expert Dolph Lundgren, who got his major breakthrough from Rocky IV, who acted as Soviet bocer Ivan Drago. The Grudge Match actor captioned his picture with a statement ” It’s always a pleasure being smashed by Dolph”. What a fun-spirited man he is!
Did you know that Sylvester Stallone wrote and directed the entire Rocky series, except Creed himself? Apparently, he was just 30 years old when he knew that this movie would take him to such a level, he would be an idol to millions!
Sylvester Stallone’s Son Seargeoh: Autistic
Seargeoh Stallone is the son of legendary actor Sylvester Stallone. Sylvester has two sons with his first wife, Sasha Czack whom he married in 1974. Their first son Sage Moonblood was born in 1976 and their second son Seargeoh was born in 1979. Their son Seargeoh was diagnosed with autism at a young age.He even debuted in the movie Rocky as Rocky Balboa Jr.
Although it was really hard for both, they didn’t lose hope. Ignoring everyone’s advice to keep their son at a medical center, they decided to raise him with proper love and care. The former couple is actively involved with Autism Speaks, an autism advocacy in the US that sponsors research and provides awareness regarding autism.
Death of Sylvester Stallone’s son Sage
Sage Stallone lost his life at a mere age of 36. In July 2012, film producer and actor Sage was found dead at his apartment in Los Angeles, California. It has also been known that Sage was engaged at the time of his death.
Sage always had a dream of directing a film where his father would be a part of it. Sage made his acting debut alongside his father in the fifth installment of Rocky as Rocky’s son, was known to have been dead three to seven days before his body was found in his apartment.
Moreover, the actor died of a heart attack wasn’t in contact with any of his family members four days prior to his death. His funeral was conducted at Saint Martin of Tours Catholic Church in Los Angeles, California.
Sylvester Stallone shares his grief about Sage’s death
Sylvester, who was 66 years old at the time of his son’s death, opened up for the first time with Good Morning America in August 2012. He expressed that it was tough to lose a heartfelt member of the family. “It’s a horrible situation, but hopefully will heal. That’s the reality of life”. The Expendables movie star added,” It’s important to get back and start reliving your life”.
No doubt, Sylvester Stallone is perfectly handling his personal as well as professional life. He has a close and good bond with his son Seargeoh Stallone and is supporting throughout his journey.