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American actor Sylvester Stallone left a bright mark in the history of cinema. He showed himself not only as a real athlete who achieved significant success, but also as a talented actor, capable of skillfully playing a variety of roles. His life, like that of other Hollywood stars, turned out to be quite interesting and eventful. Bemorepanda presents you some unique and unknown facts about the great actor.
1. One of Stallone's grandmothers, being Jewish, was born in Odessa, so the actor has Jewish-Ukrainian roots. And Italian, of course - on the paternal side. His parents came to the United States as immigrants.
2. In his youth, he did not differ in exemplary behavior, for which he was expelled from ten different schools.
3. Fascinated by sports in his youth, he, in the absence of money to visit the gym, adapted various heavy trash found at the dump for power projectiles.
4. Stallone's trademark crooked smile is a consequence of damaged nerves on the face. They were injured by an inexperienced doctor during childbirth, when the future actor was just preparing to be born.
5. Before the beginning of his acting career, Sylvester had worked as a ticket taker, a cage cleaner in a city zoo, a janitor, a bouncer, and even a professional gambler.
6. The path in cinema began for him with the filming of a porn film in 1970. Subsequently, a version of the film was released with censored cut scenes, so that the movie turned into eroticism. The original version of the film has not survived.
7. The script of the famous film "Rocky" Stallone wrote himself, locked in a room without windows.
8. Once the Australian authorities forced the actor to pay a fine of 18 thousand dollars for transporting steroids into the country that were allowed in the United States at that time, but prohibited here.
9. Despite the fact that Sylvester Stallone became famous after the release of the movie "Rocky", he became rich only after filming "Rocky 3". Then he received more than $ 10 million for this role.
10. Stallone is married for the third time as of 2018. He has four children in total.
11. At one time, the actor published his own magazine, each cover of which was decorated with his own face. The release did not last long.
12. Since 2011, Stallone has been behind the production of its own perfumes, eyewear and fashionable clothes. He, like some others, managed to turn his famous name into a popular brand.
13. Despite his considerable age, the actor does not lag behind life and even leads his own Instagram.
14. Little known fact: Stallone is left-handed. However, he also wields his right hand very dexterously, having developed the appropriate skill during sports.
15. Among all male actors, he was more than anyone else nominated for the anti-award "Golden Raspberry". In total, he has four anti-awards and nine nominations for it.
She was one of the greatest voices, but she died at the age of 48. Whitney Houston was found drowned in the bathtub after consuming a cocktail of cocaine and other substances.
A film about the singer's life is now being prepared in Hollywood, after the diva's heirs gave their consent.
The film "I Wanna Dance With Somebody" will be co-produced by New Zealand screenwriter Anthony McCarten, who has already written the script for the new production. Anthony McCarten, 58, has had great success with a number of recent productions, all of which are biographical films - "The Theory of Everything" (2014), "Darkest Hour" (2017), "Bohemian Rhapsody" (2018). ) and "The Two Popes" (2019).
The production will bring to light many of the stories Whitney Houston lived behind the curtain, after her hidden life was presented to the public in several documentaries. "Whitney" recounted the testimony of some people who claimed that the artist was sexually assaulted in her youth by a cousin. The second documentary, "Whitney: Can I Be Me", evokes the singer's love affair with another woman, Robyn Crawford.
"I know Whitney Houston's story hasn't been fully told yet," said Clive Davis. The famous music producer specified that the script of the new production will be "without taboos" and "rich in music".