Sylvester Stallone

Sylvester Stallone Retires From Rocky Balboa Role

Sylvester Stallone has announced he will never play Rocky Balboa again. The 72-year-old Hollywood legend has confirmed he has hung up his boxing gloves permanently, after playing the legendary character since the 1970s. Alongside a video of him standing by a burning drum, which pays homage to the first movie, where homeless people used to […]

Is Jason Statham Hollywood’s Last Real Action Hero?

  Zachary Leeman Displayed with permission from Lifezette You won’t find Jason Statham‘s films on many critics’ top ten lists — and you won’t see him nominated for many awards, but he remains in 2018 one of America’s most beloved and consistent action stars. The British born, ex-Olympian swimmer has headlined three successful franchises himself […]

Sylvester Stallone Eyed For More Marvel Films After ‘Guardians of the Galaxy 2’

    Displayed with permission from The Washington Times Marvel Studios and Sylvester Stallone may be working together well into the iconic actor’s 70s if “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2” director James Gunn has his way. The man made famous for his roles as Rocky Balboa and John Rambo may soon be known as […]

Sylvester Stallone Sues Warner Bros. Over Profits From 1993 Movie ‘Demolition Man’

Los Angeles Times Displayed with permission from Tribune Content Agency   LOS ANGELES — Sylvester Stallone has made a fortune on films such as the “Rocky” and “Rambo” franchises, and more recently on the three “The Expendables” movies. But it is a mostly forgotten action flick from the 1990s that is at the center of […]

74th Annual Golden Globe® Awards Second Round Presenters Announced

    Ben Affleck (two-time Golden Globe Award winner and three-time award nominee), Casey Affleck (two-time Golden Globe Award nominee), Kristen Bell, Annette Bening (Two-time Golden Globe Award winner and eight-time award nominee), Pierce Brosnan (Two-time Golden Globe Award nominee), Naomi Campbell, Jessica Chastain (Golden Globe Award winner and four-time award nominee), Leonardo DiCaprio (three-time Golden Globe Award winner and eleven-time award nominee), Gal Gadot, Hugh Grant (Golden Globe Award winner and […]

74th Annual Golden Globe Awards: First Round Presenters Announced—Jimmy Fallon Hosts

 Drew Barrymore (Golden Globe Award winner and three-time award nominee), Steve Carell (Golden Globe Award winner and eight-time award nominee), Priyanka Chopra, Matt Damon (two-time Golden Globe Award winner and seven-time award nominee), Viola Davis (five-time Golden Globe Award nominee), Laura Dern (three-time Golden Globe Award winner and five-time award nominee), Goldie Hawn (Golden Globe Award winner and nine-time award nominee), Anna Kendrick (Golden Globe Award nominee), Nicole Kidman (three-time Golden […]

Sylvester Stallone Says He Will Decline Trump’s Art Commission Offer

  Love chocolate? Discover all you can do with Dove Chocolate. SHOP NOW! Follow @TheMacWire  and  M.A. Cassata on Facebook Sylvester Stallone Confirms Cult Classic ‘Rocky’ Will Live Again, On Stage Responding to media reports that suggested that the President-elect Donald Trump advisory team has nominated Hollywood actor Sylvester Stallone for the position of chairman of the National Endowment for the […]

Stallone Sisters Named Miss Golden Globe 2017

  The Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) has selected Sophia, Sistine and Scarlet Stallone as Miss Golden Globe 2017 for the 74th Annual Golden Globe® Awards. HFPA President Lorenzo Soria made the announcement revealing for the first time ever that a trio is receiving the title. The unveiling occurred at a star-studded party at Catch in West Hollywood […]

Sylvester Stallone To Play a Mafia Boss in a New TV Series

Show the love! Follow The Mac Wire on Twitter @TheMacWire  and  M.A. Cassata on Facebook.     The ‘Expendables’ actor is reportedly finalising a deal for what will be his first major scripted small screen role in Antoine Fuqua’s TV adaptation of Mario Puzo’s novel ‘Omerta’. The book – which was published in 2000, a year after the writer’s death – […]

Oscars 2016: The Complete Winners List —DiCaprio Finally Wins!

  (All photos): Oscars.go.com The Oscars this year became widely discussed for lacking racial diversity, host Chris Rock kick started the event by making a joke about it. Of course there was another debate on how some of the best performances that were snubbed. Hey, we were just hoping Stallone and Damon would win, which of […]

Sylvester Stallone’s Memorable Year

Sylvester Stallone has had a “memorable” year. The 69-year-old actor is in the running for Best Supporting Actor at tonight’s (02.28.16) Academy Awards for his role in ‘Creed’ – in which he reprised his role as Rocky Balboa – and, after already winning a string of accolades including Golden Globe and Critic’s Choice awards, he admits […]

Oscars 2016 Predictions: Will Leonardo DiCaprio Finally Win an Academy Award?

Follow The Mac Wire on Twitter @TheMacWire  and  M.A. Cassata on Facebook. Reprinted by permission The 88th Academy Awards have finally arrived, and with them, our predictions. As it usually goes with award shows, there are a number of narratives surrounding this year’s Oscars.heis With comedian Chris Rock hosting, it will be impossible to ignore yet another controversy surrounding the Oscar […]

The Glorious Corner: Steven Tyler, Guns N’ Roses, Patti Smith, Robert Mapplethorpe, Sylvester Stallone & More!

  by G.H. Harding THE TRUE STORY — Steven Tyler says he turned to familiar advice when encouraging Axl Rose to reunite with Guns N’ Roses, recalling something Jon Bon Jovi told him during a period when Tyler and Aerosmith guitarist Joe Perry were on the outs. “I did meet Axl in a couple of clubs, a year ago, two years ago, three years ago, and I’d bump […]

Sylvester Stallone To Receive Montecito Award

The Santa Barbara International Film Festival announced today that Sylvester Stallone will receive their prestigious Montecito Award for his critically acclaimed role in Ryan Coogler’s Creed.  Given to a person in the entertainment industry whose has made a great contribution to film, the award will be presented to him at a ceremony on Tuesday, February 9th at […]

Oscars 2016: The Complete List of Nominees

  The 2016 Oscar nominations are in! The biggest stars in Hollywood also led the way in individual categories with Leonardo DiCaprio being nominated for Best Actor, along with Matt Damon, Michael Fassbender and Eddie Redmayne. Cate Blanchett, Brie Larson and Jennifer Lawrence were among those nominated in the Best Actress category. Following up on his big Golden Globes win, Sylvester Stallone earned a nod […]

The Glorious Corner: Loss of an Icon, Ladd Joins Peaks, Globe Winners & More!

by G.H. Harding LOSS OF AN ICON— As I got up this morning as the news started coming that David Bowie had passed at 69 … unexpectedly. I can’t even come to grips with that as I thought Bowie would live forever … as his music certainly will. His producer and close friend Tony Visconti said that […]

Sylvester Stallone’s Golden Globes 2016 Creed Acceptance Speech

Sylvester Stallone accepts his first Golden Globe for his stirring portrayal of Rocky Balboa in ‘Creed,’ at the 73rd annual awards show. “I’m going to try to not get emotional,” the veteran actor, director and writer said as he began his speech. “I am the sum total of everyone I’ve ever met, and I’m so lucky […]

The Glorious Corner: Sylvester Stallone, Graham Nash, Dolenz & Noone Unplugged and More!

    by G.H. Harding SLY SLY  SLY — One thing you have to admit about the 67-year -old force of nature known as Sylvester Stallone—he sure knows when to strike while the iron is hot. After lengthy negotiations, FOX-TV has clinched a development deal for Rambo: New Blood—a TV series based on Stallone’s other hit feature-film franchise alongside Rocky—with Stallone serving as executive producer. […]

The Glorious Corner: Coldplay’s Glow, Brando’s Smile, Creed Scores, Tom Cuddy and More!

by G.H. Harding COLDPLAY ’S GLOW — Coldplay’s new single “Adventures of a Lifetime” offers clear evidence as to why I fell in love with this group so many years ago. The song is haunting, poignant, and simply stunning. From their new and seventh album, A Head Full of Dreams (their first after the somewhat disappointing 2014 album Ghost Stories), the amazing […]

Stallone & Schwarzenegger Headline Asia’s Only Official VIP Screening for The Expendables 3

  In celebration of the resort’s 7th anniversary, The Venetian Macao hosted Asia’s only VIP screening experience for the opening of The Expendables 3 this past weekend. This all-star event brought renowned Hollywood action heroes to Macao as the cornerstone of the 7th anniversary celebration for The Venetian Macao, further cementing its status as a leading destination in China for […]