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Sylvester Stallone

An American actor, director, producer and screenwriter. One of the biggest box office draws in the world from the '70s to the '90s, international megastar Sylvester Stallone is a global icon of machismo and Hollywood action heroism.

He later attended Bishop Snyder High School in Silver Spring, Maryland for a semester.

In the 1960s, Stallone attended the American College of Switzerland in Leysin, and the University of Miami for three years. He came within a few credit hours of graduation before he decided to drop out and pursue an acting career.

Stallone did not gain world wide fame until his starring role in the smash hit Rocky (1976).

The film was awarded with the 1976 Academy Award for Best Picture.

Turned down the film of the boxer offering 20,000 dollars and Stallone turned it down eventually holding out for 360,000 dollars at a
time when he was broke.

Now known for his directing etc Stallone has become one of Hollywoods
best known stars.

One third owner of Planet Hollywood.

Films include

Rambo (2008)
Rocky Balboa (2006)
Taxi 3 (2003)
Avenging Angelo (2002)
D-Tox (2002)
Driven (2001)
Antz (1998)
Cop Land (1997)
The Good Life (1997)
Daylight (1996)
Assassins (1995)
Judge Dredd (1995)
The Specialist (1994)
Demolition Man (1993)
Cliffhanger (1993)
Oscar (1991)
Rocky V (1990)
Tango & Cash (1989)
Lock Up (1989)
Rambo III (1988)
Over the Top (1987)
Cobra (1986)
Rocky IV (1985)
Rambo: First Blood Part II (1985)
Rhinestone (1984)
Staying Alive (1983)
First Blood (1982)
Rocky III (1982)
Victory (1981)
Nighthawks (1981)
Rocky II (1979)
Paradise Alley (1978)
F.I.S.T (1978)
Rocky (1976)
Farewell, My Lovely (1975)
Death Race 2000 (1975)
Capone (1975)
The Prisoner of Second Avenue (1975)
The Lord's of Flatbush (1974)
Klute (1971)
Bananas (1971)
No Place to Hide (1970)
Lovers and Other Strangers (1970)
The Party at Kitty and Stud's (1970)

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