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Sylvester Stallone's Brother Apologizes After Bashing Academy Over Oscar Loss


Sylvester Stallone’s brother Frank is apologizing for a Twitter tirade after the iconic Rocky actor failed to win an Oscar.

After Sylvester lost "Best Supporting Actor" to Bridge of Spies star Mark Rylance, the Creed actor’s brother, Frank, went ballistic on Twitter.

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Before his apology, Frank had unleashed an angry rant on Twitter.

Frank tweeted: "The Academy should be ashamed of themselves. It's as clear as the nose on your face that Sly won. Mark who? It's a total Hollywood bull----."

Sly tried to calm the situation posting on Instagram.

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The actor also congratulated the man that beat him at the awards.

Even Arnold Schwarzenegger jumped in to show support for his old pal.

 

@officialslystallone To me, you're the best, no matter what they say.

A video posted by Arnold Schwarzenegger (@schwarzenegger) on Feb 28, 2016 at 7:45pm PST

The Expendables star also thanked the Terminator and supported him on Instagram:

 

To my good friend Arnold Schwarzenegger.

A video posted by Sly Stallone (@officialslystallone) on Feb 29, 2016 at 4:50pm PST

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