Before we update you with Sylvester Stallone upcoming movies, let’s take a look about the actor’s persona.
Who’s Sylvester Stallone
Sylvester Stallone is better known as Michael Sylvester Gardenzio who is the famous American actor, scriptwriter and filmmaker.
He’s known for a number of action sequences performed by him, including Barney Ross in The Expandable movies between a period from 2010-2014, boxer Rocky (title role played by him in the Rocky series) and more.
He’s also credited with writing almost all 14 movies in 3 franchises and directed many of them. We are all excited to know more about Sylvester Stallone movies.
Stallone has a number of feats in his name. For example, one of his films Rocky was included in the national film registry with movie props already placed in a museum named Smithsonian. The star actor has been awarded numerous times.
In the year 1977, he was awarded for as many as 2 Academy Awards for his role in Rocky (1977) in the category of best performance (as an actor) and best screenplay.
His name includes, among 2 others who have received both the nominations for the same film. The other two who have received the same awards in the above categories include Orson Welles and Charles Chaplin.
Stallone has also received his first ever Golden Globe recognition award for his effort in reprising the character of Rocky Balboa in none other than Ryan Coogler’s 2015 released film Creed.
Early Life and Hollywood Career
Before we present you with Sylvester Stallone upcoming movies, let’s have a quick look at his early life and film career.
Stallone was born on born July 6, 1946 in NY (New York) city. His father was born in Italy and then immigrated to the States during 1930’s. His mother is half Russian and half French. He also has a younger brother named Frank Stallone who’s both a musician and an actor.
Sylvester has a long Hollywood career graph in which he has done numerous films. He has also achieved numerous awards and recognition in the past as well.
Some of the Sylvester Stallone movies include- The Party at Kitty and Stud’s (1971), Rocky (1976).
This was the film that gained him worldwide fame. The script was written by him. His other movies include Escape to Victory (1981), First Blood (1982), etc.
Some of his recent ones include Rambo (2008), The Expendables (2010) and Creed.
The major success for Stallone came in the form of The Expendables (2010) that was released on August 13, 2010.
The acting, script writing and direction were all done by Stallone himself. Some other stars who joined him in this movie as Jet Li, Dolph Lundgren and Jason Statham.
The film collected almost $34,825,135 in its opening week and attained the number one slot at the US box office.
Now, let’s take a look at the Sylvester Stallone upcoming movies
Sylvester Stallone Movies 2017, 2018
GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY VOL. 2
Movie Name: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
Released Date: April 25, 2017
Directed By: James Gunn
Produced By: Kevin Feige
Casts: Bradley Cooper, Sylvester Stallone, Dave Bautista, Vin Diesel, Michael Rooker
ESCAPE PLAN 2: HADES
Movie Name: Escape Plan 2: Hades
Released Date: June 29, 2018
Directed By: Steven C. Miller
Written By: Miles Chapman
Casts: Dave Bautista, Sylvester Stallone, Jaime King
Like most of his films, this is also going to be an action flick in which both Curtis and Stallone will feature along with Jaime and Dave (as new comers).
ESCAPE PLAN 3- Devil’s Station
Movie Name: Escape Plan 3- Devil’s Station
Released Date: June 27, 2019
Directed By: Steven C. Miller
Produced By: Mark Canton, George Furla, Robbie Brenner, Mark Canton, Zack Schiller
Casts: Sylvester Stallone, Jaime King, Dave Bautista
CREED II (2018)
Movie Name: Creed II
Released Date: November 21, 2018 (USA)
Directed By: Steven Caple Jr.
Produced By: William Chartoff, Sylvester Stallone, Kevin King Templeton
Casts: Sylvester Stallone, Tessa Thompson, Dolph Lundgren
Movie Info- Creed II happens to be the very next installment of a 2015 released film directed by none other than Ryan Coogler. It’s a sports drama movie franchise to Creed (2005).
In this franchise, Adonis Creed, who is the newly crowned, and one of the most popular light-heavyweight champion, has no option but to face off against Viktor Drago, who is the son of Ivan Drago.
Well, the Steven Caple Jr. directed movie is all set to release, and as per the recent update, it will hit the screen on November 21, 2018 in the USA.
Sylvester Stallone Upcoming Movies
RAMBO V (2019)
Movie Name: Rambo V
Released Date: September 19, 2019 (Russia)
Directed By: Adrian Grunberg
Produced By: Boaz Davidson, Avi Lerner
Casts: Sylvester Stallone, Paz Vega, Oscar Jaenada, Mickey Rourke
This upcoming Sylvester Stallone movie shows how John Rambo teams up with a local reporter and tries to save a girl after she is kidnapped from a notorious drug cartel in Mexico region.
For more updates, stay tuned!