Weathers had his first parts in two blaxploitation films directed by his ... the role
alongside Sylvester Stallone in Rocky as Apollo Creed, a role he ... part in the
movie, even though his characte...
Feb 26, 2016 ... Tony Burton, the star of six Rocky movies alongside Sylvester Stallone and a
boxing champion, has died at the age of 78.
News of actor Carl Weathers's death spread quickly earlier this week causing
concern among fans across the world. However the September 2016 report has ...
Carl Weathers was born on January 14, 1948, in New Orleans, Louisiana. ... After
Creed's death in Rocky IV (1985), Weathers met with producer Joel Silver and
agreed to ... Before his career as an actor, he was a professional football player.
Carl Weathers (born January 14, 1948) is the actor who played Apollo Creed in ...
Weathers wanted an actual part in the movie, even though his character died ...
Carl Weathers. Alive. Born: 1/14/1948 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA Age: 68.
Noted For: actor; Rocky (1976) and three sequels (1979-85), Predator (1987), ...
Feb 26, 2016 ... Burton was only one of four actors, including "Rocky" star Sylvester Stallone, to
appear in all six movies in the franchise.
Dec 3, 2015 ... Carl Weathers criticized Sylvester Stallone's acting during his audition for ... killed
by Ivan Drago (played by Dolph Lundgren), are Weathers' ...
Jul 1, 2015 ... A celebration of Carl Weathers, the man behind Rocky's Apollo Creed. With
Creed on the .... Radio Raheem actor Bill Nunn Dies aged 62.
Feb 26, 2016 ... Final bell: Apollo died in the ring after Rocky failed to throw in the towel ... No
contest: Unlike Sylvester Stallone, Tony, here with the actor at the ...