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Carl Weathers Pays Tribute To Rocky Co-star Tony Burton

Burton passed away in California, aged 78. He had been in and out of hospital for the past year but never received an official diagnosis, his sister Loretta confirmed. He was...

Michael B. Jordan 'Ripped' For Creed Role

Michael B. Jordan is ''ripped'' for his role in the 'Rocky' sequel 'Creed'.The 28-year-old actor has been cast as Adonis Johnson Creed - the grandson of Rocky's most famous opponent and friend Apollo Creed, who...

Fox Plans Predator Remake With Shane Black

Shane Black is to direct a reboot of 'Predator'.The 'Iron Man 3' director has been called in to pen the treatment for the movie and will oversee the screen writing after handing it over to...

Sylvester Stallone To Star In Rocky Spin-off

Sylvester Stallone will reprise his famous Rocky Balboa role in 'Rocky' spin-off movie, 'Creed'.The actor-and-producer has teamed up with 'Fruitvale Station' director Ryan Coogler and the film's buzz-worthy star Michael B. Jordan, who will play...

It Looks Like We Might Have A New Predator Movie Coming Our Way - But Is This Good News Or Bad?

It looks like we might have yet another addition to the Predator movie franchise, with the official movie fan-page uploading a cryptic image onto their page and setting into motion a frenzy of anticipation surrounding...

Doctor Fooled By Carl Weathers' Death Scene

Carl Weathers' famous death scene in Rocky Iv was so convincing, an onset medic feared the actor had been seriously injured.Weathers' character Apollo Creed was killed off in the 1985 installment of the boxing franchise...

Rocky The Musical To Open In Germany

'Rocky The Musical' is to open in Germany next year.The Oscar-winning 1976 boxing movie has been turned into a stage show in a joint production between Sylvester Stallone - who portrayed the underdog pugilist -...

Weathers Files For Divorce

ROCKY star CARL WEATHERS' third marriage appears to have ended after just 17 months - the actor has filed for divorce. Weathers, who played boxing champ Apollo Creed in the fight franchise, filed for divorce...

Weathers Took Beating To Win Rocky Role

Actor CARL WEATHERS suffered a violent battering at the hands of a professional boxer - to prove to SYLVESTER STALLONE he was cut out for the ROCKY movies. The 59-year-old, who played boxing champ...

Weathers: 'Schwarzenegger' Is An Ego-maniac

Action hero ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER is as competitive off screen as he is on, according to his PREDATOR co-star CARL WEATHERS. Weathers, 59, - who shot to fame as boxing champ Apollo Creed in Rocky -...

Rocky Star Weathers Weds

ROCKY II star CARL WEATHERS wed longtime girlfriend Jennifer Peterson in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico on Saturday (14Apr07). The actor's sons from a previous marriage, Matt and Jason served as groomsmen at the beach nuptials. Weathers'...

Rocky Star To Wed

ROCKY star CARL WEATHERS is planning to wed again - at 58. The former Canadian Football League star, who played boxer APOLLO CREED in the first Rocky film, proposed to longtime girlfriend JENNIFER PETERSON, a...

Rocky Star Trains Troops

ROCKY star CARL WEATHERS is using his boxing prowess to train American soldiers fighting overseas. The 58-year-old, who played APOLLO CREED opposite SYLVESTER STALLONE, is giving lessons at a training camp in the Californian desert...

Stars Add Their Voices To Spawn

BARBERSHOP star KEITH DAVID has reprised his role as the voice of toxic superhero SPAWN in cartoon and toy king TODD McFARLANE's latest animation project. David is joined by ROCKY star CARL WEATHERS, STAR...

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