KNOCKOUT Tyson Fury could be set for movie career after Sylvester Stallone says he wants him to star in Expendables franchise
SYLVESTER Stallone wants boxing champ Tyson Fury to star in one of his Expendables films.
The actor, 76, said he would be fantastic appearing alongside him and Jason Statham, 55, in the action franchise.
Sylvester Stallone wants Tyson Fury to star in one of his Expendables films
Sly — who also played boxer Rocky Balboa — added: “He’s a natural force of nature and he has charisma so why wouldn’t we want him?”
Then he joked: “As long as he’s beating up the other guys.”
Stallone also calls the two-time world champ, 34, “the greatest heavyweight that ever lived” on ITV’s The Jonathan Ross Show tomorrow night.
He added: “I think you’re the greatest heavyweight that ever lived and I’m a boxing historian, I studied this closely.
He adds: “Who better to help me than the man himself, Mr Rocky Balboa?