Sage Stallone, the eldest son of the actor Sylvester Stallone, died at the age of 36 in 2012. The body was found dead in his Studio City, Los Angeles, home at the time after his family became concerned when they hadn’t heard from him the whole day.
Reports showed that the death was caused by atherosclerosis, which eventually led to heart failure. At the time, the inspectors said there was no sign of foul play but speculated a possible drug overdose.
The Netflix documentary ‘Sly,’ showing the life of the great actor Sylvester Stallone, has a glimpse of his son and the grief of his sudden death. For around 50 years, Sylvester Stallone has entertained audiences with his tremendous talent. He is one of the actors that is loved by all types of audiences and has been part of many blockbuster movies.
The documentary may have the earlier life of Sage Stallone and the relationship of Sylvester Stallone with his first child. The traumatic breakdown after the demise of his son is shown in the documentary.
About Sage Stallone
Sage Stallone was born as the eldest child of Sasha Czack and actor Sylvester Stallone. Stallone graduated from Montclair College Preparatory School in Van Nuys, California, in 1993 .
He then studied Filmmaking at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts as he was very found in direction rather than acting. Sage Moonblood Stallone followed the path of his father in his early times, Rocky actor-Michael Sylvester Gardenzio Stallone.
Stallone made his guest appearance on Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling. He then debuted in Rocky V, the fifth series of the Rocky franchise. Later, along with his father, he appeared in Daylight. He then founded Grindhouse Releasing, a Los Angeles-based company, along with the film editor, Bob Murawski.
Stallone was very fond of filmmaking and aspired to be a filmmaker. His directorial debut, Vic, won the Best New Filmmaker award at the Boston Film Festival.
The last projects he appeared was in Vincent Gallo’s last two films, Promises Written in Water and The Agent. The films were shown in the main competition at the 2010 Venice Film Festival and at the Toronto International Film Festival.
The Sudden demise of Sage Stallone
The late actor and filmmaker was found deceased in his home. Even though there were numerous rumors regarding his death, as bottles of some pills were found at his place, it was proved wrong. The autopsy report showed that Sage died from atherosclerosis, which led to coronary heart disease.
Many of his friends said to the media that he was a happy soul and had left the world early. It was also reported that all his well-wishers were really worried as they hadn’t heard from him for the past four days, leaving them shocked hearing the news of his death.
At the time of his death, Sage Stallone was engaged to his long-time girlfriend and also had marriage plans. It was really mysterious at first, as Stallone was not seen for almost four days before his death.
Many of the fans were devastated by the news of his sudden demise and were eager to know what caused the disease. The actor was reportedly a chain smoker, and smoking has caused chronic heart disease. It elevates our blood pressure, which increases the risk of clots and ultimately causes heart attack.
Sylvester Stallone, after the death of Sage Stallone, pointed out that “When a parent loses a child, there is no greater pain.” Sage was his first and dearest child, and the actor back in 2012 said that he was the center of their universe and is shattered by his death.
The documentary unleashes the life of the actor after the death of his beloved son and also reveals how the trauma has affected the actor’s career.