Action star Sylvester Stallone has a new movie, "Escape Plan" coming out this weekend. Before you catch his latest flick, take a look back at Sly's career.
Sylvester Gardenzio Stallone was born on July 6, 1946 in New York. Sly’s father, Frank Stallone, is from Italy, and his mother, Jackie Stallone, is of Ukrainian descent. One of Stallone’s nicknames is the “Italian Stallion.”