Sylvester Stallone talks about the forces that led him to reunite with his wife Jennifer Flavin after a brief separation last summer.
“There was a reawakening of what was more valuable than anything, which was my love for my family,” Stallone, 76, told The Sunday Times. “It takes precedence over my job and it was a hard lesson to learn.”
Stallone told the outlet that he regrets focusing on his career instead of his kids in some cases.
Latest: Sylvester Stallone, 76, opens up about the forces that brought him back to wife Jennifer Flavin after a brief split last summer, saying: ‘There has been a revival of what was more precious than anything, which is my love For my family’
“I didn’t pay enough attention when they were growing up,” said Stallone, father of daughters Sophia, 26, Sixtine, 24, and Scarlet, 20 with Flavin, 54; and with ex Sasha Czack, her son Seargeoh, 43, and the late Sage Stallone, who tragically died aged 36 following a heart attack in July 2012.
He added: “I was so career-focused and now I’m like, ‘OK, I don’t have much of a lead ahead of me and I want to start asking them about their lives.
“I ask them about their day and they first start with a bit monosyllabic. Then I heard someone say, “I was just thinking about you. Oh my God. I never heard that in my life. When a girl knows you care, she’s there forever.
On Aug. 19, the former model filed for divorce from the Tinseltown legend, after which the Rocky star released a statement on Aug. 24 that, according to E! News, ‘I love my family. We address these personal issues in a friendly and private manner.
Stallone told the outlet that he regrets focusing on his career instead of his kids in some cases
The Hollywood couple were photographed in San Marino, California on October 13
The 25-year-old couple beamed as they stepped out at an event earlier this month
Last month, it was reported that the movie star and his 25-year-old wife had decided to meet at home, where they talked and were able to work out their differences. They are both extremely happy,’ his rep told Page Six.
Days before their reconciliation, a court filing revealed in a court in Palm Beach Country, Florida, revealed that the duo agreed ‘it is in the best interests of each of them individually, and more importantly collectively. as a family, to resolve all issues related to the dissolution of their marriage with dignity, amicably and privately, amicably.
The Hollywood couple were seen in an Instagram photo posted on September 19, which Stallone captioned “Wonderful…”
Fans speculated they reconciled earlier this month after he shared two throwback photos on his social media showing Sylvester and Jennifer, who married in May 1997, holding hands.
Throwback: The movie star and his 25-year-old wife are pictured at the Friars Club Honors in New York, 1997
‘Wonderful…’ Fans have speculated they have reconciled after sharing two throwback photos on his social media showing him and Jennifer holding hands
On August 19, Jennifer filed for divorce, alleging that he “engaged in the intentional dissipation, depletion and/or waste of marital assets which adversely impacted the marital assets economically.” .
The actor denied his allegations at the time.
After the filing, Jennifer told People: “I am sad to report that after 25 years of marriage, I have filed for divorce from my husband Sylvester Stallone.
“Although we are no longer married, I will always cherish the 30+ year relationship we shared, and know that we are both attached to our beautiful daughters. I ask for our family’s privacy as we move forward amicably.
Days before the divorce was filed, DailyMail.com revealed the actor had a giant tattoo of Flavin on his right bicep covered in a picture of Butkus, Rocky’s bull mastiff from the hit movies.
Happier times: The Philadelphia native shared a throwback image of him and his wife Jennifer smiling with their three daughters who were in elementary school at the time
Family first: The stars are parents to three children together: daughters Sophia, 26, Sixtine, 24 and Scarlet, 20
Some claimed their Rottweiler Dwight was the immediate cause of the breakup. Stallone adores Dwight – the name of his character in a new drama TV series, Tulsa King – and has posted gushing videos and photos of the animal on social media.
Family insiders told the TMZ website that the actor wanted the dog to help protect the family at their home in Los Angeles and Palm Beach, Florida.
But – despite already owning other dogs – Flavin didn’t want a huge Rottweiler in the house and vigorously opposed it. Their disagreement over Dwight reportedly sparked a huge argument that sparked further issues between the couple, culminating in their decision to press the nuclear button.
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