by Ender Yumer
Someone I admire
Sylvester Stallone born july 6 1946 is an American actor screenwriter producer and director.He is well known for his Hollywood action roles, particularly boxer Rocky Balboa,the title character of the Rocky series seven films from 1976 to 2015; soldier John Rambo films,which ran from 1982 to 2008; and Barney Ross in the tree The Expendablrs films from 2010 to 2014.He wrote or co-wrote most of the 14 films in all three franchises,and directed many of the films.
Stallone's film Rocky was incluted into the National film Registry as well as having its film props placed in the Smithsonian Museum Stallnone use of the front entrance to the Philadelia Museum of art in the Rocky series led the area to be nickname the Rocky Steps.Philadephia has a statue of his Rocky character placed permanently near the museum.It was annouced on Decmber 7, 2010 that Stallone was voted into boxing's Hall of Fame.
In 1997 Stallone was nominated for two Acedemy Awards for Rocky,Best original Screenplay and best actor.He became the third man in history to recieve these two nominations for the same film after Charles Chaplin and Orson Welles.He received critical raves,and his third Golden Globe nomination ,for reprising the role of Rocky Balboa in Ryan Coogler's Creed.