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Yo! Sylvester Stallone dismisses death hoax with fun photograph

hollywood Updated: Sep 05, 2016 19:18 IST
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Sylvester Stallone attends the 88th Annual Academy Awards at Hollywood & Highland Center on February 28, 2016 in California. (AFP)

Hollywood superstar Sylvester Stallone found himself as a victim of a death hoax, but dismissed the rumour with a fun photograph.

The Rocky star shared an image on Instagram holding up his fists with professional boxer Sergey Kovalev on Saturday, reports mirror.co.uk.

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Without referencing the hoax that quickly spread across social media, Sylvester brushed it off with a cheeky smile and boxing pose, proving he’s as fit as ever.

Fans of the Rocky and Rambo action movie legend were thrown into a state of shock this weekend as a rumour circulated on social media and appeared to confirm his death.

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A fake news story was being shared on Facebook, with fans clicking on the spam article, which then shares it on their page for their friends to see.

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However, Stallone, who has ignored the prank, has still been active on his own social media accounts.

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