Thursday, April 15, 2010

Sage Stallone Trivia

All that you always wanted to know about Sage Stallone!

Here are some interesting facts about Sage Stallone, the son of legendary actor Sylvester Stallone.

•Son of Sylvester Stallone and first wife Sasha Ash

Family Tree- Brother of Seargeoh Stallone. Half-brother of Sophia Rose Stallone, Sistine Rose Stallone and Scarlet Rose Stallone. Nephew of Frank Stallone. Grandson of Jackie Stallone and Frank Stallone. Stepson of Jennifer Flavin. Former stepson of Brigitte Nielsen.

•Godson of late actor Joe Spinell, Sylvester Stallones best friend.

•His grandfather Salvatore Stallone (aka Frank Stallone Sr.) was born in Castellammare Del Golfo, Sicily. Sage often calls Italy his second home and visits several times a year.

•Co-founder (together with Bob Murawski) of Grindhouse Releasing , a Los Angeles based company, dedicated to the restoration and preservation of quality exploitation feature films (founded in 1996).

•Friend Quentin Tarantino used Stallone's trademark Grindhouse Releasing [us] feature presentation logo before the opening credits of Kill Bill: Vol. 1 (2003) and Grindhouse (2007). Previously they released Lucio Fulcis E tu vivrai nel terrore - L'aldilÅ• (1981) together several years earlier.

•Said no to the role of Robert Rocky Balboa Junior in Rocky Balboa (2006) due to prior obligations with Grindhouse Releasing [us].

•Flourishing Achievement- Stanley Kubricks legendary Carl Zeiss/NASA 50mm lens built for the candlelight scenes in Barry Lyndon (1975) in which no artificial lighting was used.

•Vincent Gallo sold him Brown Bunny, The (2003) camera package because it was organized so precisely no one could scratch it, touch it, or break it up. Gallo often claims Sage is one of his favourite people in the world and is relieved the camera package went to his hero.

•Chums with director John Gulager. He even cast John's father Clu Gulager in his short film, Vic (2006).

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