Sylvester Stallone's son Sage died last night of an apparent overdose on pills. While his death was initially thought to be a suicide, law enforcement now says there is no evidence that it was intentional. He was 36.
Sage Stallone had two notable acting gigs — both alongside his father — in Rocky V (as Rocky's son) and in Daylight. Sage, pictured above at Daylight's 1996 premiere, also dabbled in producing.
Sylvester Stallone's rep Michelle Bega gave TMZ the following statement—
Sylvester Stallone is devastated and grief-stricken over the sudden loss of his son Sage Stallone. His compassion and thoughts are with Sage's mother, Sasha. Sage was a very talented and wonderful young man. His loss will be felt forever.
An autopsy will be held at some point within the next 48 hours.
TMZ reports that Sage Stallone was dead for at least three days, and possibly as long as a week. Apparently no one had spoken to him since last Friday.
[Image via AP/Kevork Djansezian]