Hollywood legend Sylvester Stallone denies death reports
Written by Morenike Adebayo on February 20, 2018
Hollywood legend Sylvester Stallone has dismissed reports circulating on Monday on social media claiming that he is dead.A message had appeared on Facebook claiming Stallone had been found dead at his Los Angeles home.
Stallone who took to his twitter handle to debunk the reports expressed sadness over the death prank which emanated from a site notorious for sharing celebrity death hoaxes.
The seventy-one-year-old actor in a tweet on Monday said he is alive, well, happy, healthy and still punching. He asked that the rumour be ignored. Stallone also dismissed images which depicted that he was suffering from an illness, prompting him to lose his hair, pointing out that the photos are most likely from a scene he had filmed.
Report of his death began to circulate on social media over the weekend claiming the “Rocky” star had died after battling prostate cancer.His younger brother Frank Stallone also took to social media where he slammed the hurtful gossip.