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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...

Rocky Star Tony Burton Dies

The actor was most famous for playing Apollo Creed's trainer Duke in the boxing franchise, which starred Sylvester Stallone in the title role. According to Tony's sister Loretta 'Peaches' Kelley, he had been battling health...

Sylvester Stallone's Boxer Dismisses Fight Rumour

A British boxer set to star in Sylvester Stallone's new Rocky spin-off Creed has dismissed reports suggesting he was involved in a fight on set.The Hollywood veteran is reprising his role as Rocky Balboa in...

Sylvester Stallone Breaks Up Fight On Creed Set -Report

Sylvester Stallone reportedly broke up an unscripted fight on the set of the upcoming Rocky spin-off, Creed.The veteran action movie star, who is reprising his iconic character Rocky Balboa for the new film, was on...

Sylvester Stallone Recreates Rocky Scene In British Town

Sylvester Stallone has recreated an iconic scene from the Rocky franchise on the steps of a local town hall in the unlikely location of Bolton, England.The Hollywood action man headed to the northern town to...

Sylvester Stallone's Creed Boxer Is Trained Financier

British boxer Tony Bellew, who has been cast in Sylvester Stallone's new Rocky blockbuster Creed, has a high-paying job to fall back on if his sporting and Hollywood careers fail because he is a trained...

Sylvester Stallone Surprises Rocky Tourists

Sylvester Stallone stunned tourists checking out his Rocky statue in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania over the weekend (17-18Jan15) by greeting them and posing for a photo.The actor made the steps of the Philadelphia Museum of Art famous...

British Soccer Fans To Star In Sylvester Stallone's New Rocky Movie

Sylvester Stallone will deliver a special message via video link at a British soccer ground on Monday (19Jan15) to encourage a crowd of thousands as they take part in a scene for his new Rocky...

Sylvester Stallone Risks Wrath Of Film Bosses With Script Snap

Sylvester Stallone has risked giving away the ending of his new Rocky spin-off by publishing a picture of the movie's script on Twitter.The Expendables star has been working on the screenplay for new film Creed,...

Tessa Thompson Joins Rocky Spin-off

Actress Tessa Thompson has landed the female lead in the upcoming Rocky spin-off, Creed.Thompson joins Sylvester Stallone as he reprises his iconic character, Rocky Balboa, who is now a trainer and mentor to the grandson...

Coca Rocha Is Pregnant

Coco Rocha is pregnant. The 26-year-old supermodel took to picture-sharing site Instragram today (10.06.14) to announce she is expecting her first child with her husband James Conran, reports People.com.She wrote: ''We are absolutely thrilled and...

Coca Rocha Is Pregnant

Coco Rocha is pregnant. The 26-year-old supermodel took to picture-sharing site Instragram today (10.06.14) to announce she is expecting her first child with her husband James Conran, reports People.com.She wrote: ''We are absolutely thrilled and...

Rocky Marciano Biopic In The Works

The boxer who inspired Sylvester Stallone's Rocky character is set for the biopic treatment.Rocky Marciano's brother Peter and son Rocky Marciano, Jr., are working with executors of the estate and director/writer Dustin Marcellino on 49-0/The...

Rocky Musical Gets Knocked Out On Broadway

Sylvester Stallone's musical adaptation of his hit film Rocky is set to close on Broadway due to declining ticket sales.The Hollywood action man spent almost 15 years revamping his 1976 boxing movie for the stage,...

Sylvester Stallone Suffered Multiple Injuries While Filming Rocky Franchise

Sylvester Stallone still winces as he recalls the multiple injuries he suffered at the hands of his co-stars while filming the Rocky films.The Rambo star worked alongside actors like Carl Weathers, Mr. T and Dolph...

Rocky Musical Is A Knockout On Broadway

Sylvester Stallone scored a knockout with his Rocky musical by winning over critics on opening night with a big budget Broadway boxing bout.The Hollywood action man spent nearly 15 years working on transferring his beloved...

Sylvester Stallone Fought For 'Absurd' Rocky Musical

Hollywood action man Sylvester Stallone had to fight to bring Rocky to Broadway as many of his peers deemed the idea of a boxing musical "absurd".The Demolition Man star has spent 15 years working on...

Paul Rudd Starstruck After Meeting Sylvester Stallone

Actor Paul Rudd was left starstruck and emotional after meeting Sylvester Stallone at a recent showing of Broadway musical Rocky.The Anchorman star, who is a huge fan of the iconic boxing movies, took his young...

Sylvester Stallone Surprises Fans At Broadway Show

Actor Sylvester Stallone surprised fans when he appeared on stage at the end of a Broadway performance of the Rocky musical on Thursday (13Feb14).The Rambo star, who has played the lovable boxer in six films,...

Robert De Niro Talked Sylvester Stallone Into Grudge Match

Robert De Niro had to convince fellow veteran actor Sylvester Stallone to sign on for their new boxing movie Grudge Match as the Hollywood hardman feared the comedy would be mocking his Oscar-winning classic Rocky.Stallone...

Sylvester Stallone's Rocky Musical Was In The Works For 14 Years

Actor Sylvester Stallone cannot wait until his Rocky musical adaptation hits the Broadway stage, because he's been working on the project for 14 years.The action man, who created and starred in the classic boxing film...

One Direction's Film Likely To Go Direct To No. 1

It's a rare occurrence when a documentary winds up as the No. 1 film at the box office, but that's what is likely to occur this Labor Day weekend with the debut of Morgan Spurlock's...

Wolverine Tame; Box Office Wild

Twentieth Century Fox's debut of The Wolverine brought in just $53.1 million domestically over the weekend, well below tracking projections, according to final figures released by the studio on Monday. That was 15 percent below...

Sylvester Stallone Bringing 'Rocky' To Broadway, But Who'll Play Balboa?

Stage Entertainment USA and Sylvester Stallone are bringing Rocky: The Musical to the Winter Garden Theatre on Broadway. The stage incarnation of the Oscar winning movie brings together Tony Award winning writer Thomas Meehan (The...

Rocky Musical Heading To Broadway

A musical adaptation of Sylvester Stallone's Rocky movie has officially found a home on Broadway.The Hollywood hardman, who created and starred in the fight franchise, unveiled the stage version of the classic 1976 film in...

Sylvester Stallone: 'Bullet Bully Really Is Me'

Sylvester Stallone's sarcastic hitman in new movie Bullet To The Head is the closest the Rocky star has come to playing himself.The veteran action man didn't want to grow a beard or take on a...

Sylvester Stallone Premieres Rocky Musical In Germany

Sylvester Stallone jetted to Germany to open a new musical adaptation of his boxing hit Rocky on Sunday (18Nov12).The Hollywood action man, who created and starred in the Rocky franchise, teamed up with champion boxing...

With Little To See, Moviegoers Stay Home

Studios generally load the first two weekends of September, when many young moviegoers are returning to school and when football season is beginning, with their dregs. Spelled d-r-e-c-k. The result this year was evident in...

Rihanna Rocks New Hairstyle At Mtv Vmas 2012

Rihanna showed off her new pixie crop at the MTV VMAs last night (06.09.12).The 24-year-old singer debuted a Brand New short hairstyle at the star-studded 28th annual Video Music Awards ceremony and rocked the red...

Police Take 'No Further Action' Against Alex Reid

Alex Reid has declared his arrest a ''private matter'' and has revealed the police have ''taken no further action'' against him. The cage fighter was placed in custody after allegedly trying to use force to...

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