It is an understatement to say that Sylvester Stallone does not have good memories of the filming of the movie Escape, broadcast this Monday, September 14 on W9. Indeed, it was during the filming of this action film with Arnold Schwarzenegger that the emblematic interpreter of Rambo learned of the death of his son, Sage. On July 13, 2012, the 36-year-old was found dead in his Los Angeles home. It was his cleaning lady who, alerted by a friend who had not heard from him for three days, found the young man’s lifeless body.
The first information suggests an overdose. In fact, after the autopsy, it is discovered that Sage Stallone had died of a natural heart failure, coronary atherosclerosis. However, traces of Vicodin, an opioid analgesic, were found in his blood. “When a parent loses a child, there is no greater pain. Therefore, I pray people to respect the memory of my talented son and to have compassion for his beloved mother, Sasha. We will feel this heartbreaking loss throughout his life, ”Sylvester Stallone said in a statement just hours after the loss of his son.
In 1990, Sage played the son of Sylvester Stallone in Rocky 5
B-series actor, Sage Stallone had however managed to make a name for himself (or rather a first name) in the middle of horror films. The young man began his career in 1990, playing Rocky’s son in the fifth installment of the saga on the life of the boxer played by his illustrious father. “Whenever I do things that are grounded in the real thing, I think it helps me a lot. My son, I want to honor his memory and I think that’s what I do,” Sylvester Stallone told the about her son, during a press conference, in 2016.
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