Sylvester Stallone Gardenzio nicknamed Sly Stallone, is an American actor, screenwriter and director. Stallone is known for its Hollywood action roles, met name boxer Rocky Balboa, the title character of the Rocky series 1976-2008 and soldier John Rambo in the Rambo saga, die Walked from 1982 to 2008. He wrote every episode of The Two franchises, and directed some of their time as well. His film Rocky was included in the National Film Registry as well as having her film props placed in the Smithsonian Museum. Stallone's use of the front entrance of the Philadelphia Museum of Art in the Rocky series led it to be nicknamed the Rocky Steps. Philadelphia has a statue of his Rocky character permanently in the neighborhood of the museum Posted. It was announced on December 7, 2010, THAT Stallone in the Boxing Hall of Fame Was Voted.