Sylvester Stallone has reflected on his 50-year career in Hollywood, comparing himself to the “last of the dinosaurs.” Speaking at the premiere of his new documentary, Sly, Stallone expressed his astonishment at the longevity of his career and the changing landscape of the film industry. He emphasized the importance of spending time with loved ones and expressed gratitude for his wife, Jennifer Flavin. Stallone also discussed his pride in being a part of the movie business and his excitement for his daughters who are following in his footsteps.
Sylvester Stallone shares his thoughts on 50 years of ‘mind-blowing’ career in Hollywood
Sylvester Stallone has recently compared himself to the “last of the dinosaurs” while sharing his thoughts on decades-long career in Hollywood. Speaking at the premiere of his new documentary, Sly, Stallone spoke about the astonishment he feels towards the longevity of his career and the changing landscape of the film industry. He considers himself proud to be a part of the movie business and expresses gratitude for his wife, Jennifer Flavin, with whom he enjoys sharing his life. Stallone also expresses excitement for his daughters who are entering the movie business.
Reflecting on a Remarkable Career
Stallone reflects on his career spanning almost 50 years and describes it as “mind-blowing.” He acknowledges the rapid changes in society and the commerciality of cinema, emphasizing the premium placed on longevity in the industry. Stallone considers himself a part of a dying breed in Hollywood and expresses pride in his accomplishments. He also recognizes the importance of not taking his success for granted and cherishing the time he has left with his loved ones.
The Importance of Loved Ones
Stallone highlights the significance of having someone to share life with and expresses gratitude for his wife, Jennifer Flavin. He describes her as his main reward and emphasizes the joy he finds in being able to share his experiences with her. Stallone explains that without someone to share life with, it is not worth living. He values the time spent with his loved ones and prioritizes their company over the demands of his career.
Stallone and Flavin have three daughters, two of whom are also pursuing careers in the movie business. Stallone expresses excitement for their future in the industry and takes pride in their accomplishments. He acknowledges the legacy he is leaving behind and the influence he has had on his daughters’ career choices.
Sylvester Stallone’s documentary, Sly, will premiere on November 3 on Netflix, giving audiences a closer look at his remarkable career and the impact he has had on Hollywood.