Sylvester Stallone was born in 1946 and first became popular for playing Rocky Balboa in the 1976 movie Rocky. Raised in New York City, after reaching fame, Sylvester Stallone moved to Beverly Hills, where he still resides. Sylvester Stallone’s family promoted his career in boxing and acting due to his mother’s involvement in women’s wrestling. Sylvester Stallone had most of his success with action movies like Rambo, Nighthawk, and five Rocky movies. Comedy movies with Sylvester Stallone include Stop or My Mom Will Shoot, Animal Crackers, and Zookeeper. Since 1970, Sylvester Stallone has been an actor in 50 films and has won countless awards.