'Rocky' and 'Karate Kid' director John G Avildsen dies at 81

Los Angeles, Jun 18 Oscar-winning filmmaker John G Avildsen, best known for directing films like "Rocky" and "Karate Kid," has died. He was 81.The filmmaker died of pancreatic cancer at Cedars-Sinai...

Jun 18, 2017 11:35 AM | Newsscroll

John G Avildsen, Oscar-winning director of 'Rocky', dies at 81

Los Angeles, Jun 17 John G Avildsen, who won an Oscar for directing the 1976 "Rocky", starring Sylvester Stallone, has passed away. He was 81.Avildsen died of pancreatic cancer at Cedars-Sinai...

Jun 17, 2017 11:05 AM | Newsscroll

Celebs pay tribute to 'Rocky' director John G. Avildsen

New Delhi [India], June 17 : The leading men of the movies helmed by John G. Avildsen, who died on Friday following pancreatic cancer, have been paying tribute to their favourite director. ...

Jun 16, 2017 11:48 AM | Newsscroll