Rocky’s Rocky Road to Immortality


Rocky's Rocky Road to Immortality

Philadelphia's Own Little Mermaid May 16, 2006: Vol. 2, Issue No. 38 IN THE NEWS Has Rocky Found a Home? Yo, Adrian! Over here! He's bronze, he's bare-chested and he's back. He's the Rocky statue, revered and reviled. And he may have found a new home. The statue of fictional boxer Rocky Balboa—portrayed by Sylvester Stallone in that never-ending series of Rocky movies—will not rest atop the steps of the Philadelphia Museum of Art that were made famous in the first film. It was on those steps that Balboa trained to be in the title fight. Instead, the statue will sit