Sly Stallone and Robert De Niro may face off in new boxing comedy
Rocky Balboa vs. Jake LaMotta?
Both Robert De Niro and Sylvester Stallone may be heading back into the ring - together.
The actors, who scored career triumphs with "Raging Bull" and "Rocky," respectively, are in talks to co-star in a new boxing comedy entitled "Grudge Match" for Warner Bros. Pictures. The plot revolves around two retired fighters who decide to strap the gloves back on for one final showdown.
According to The Wrap, which broke the story, the project is expected to begin filming early next year. Peter Segal ("Get Smart," "The Longest Yard") is attached to helm from a script currently being drafted by "Entourage" creator Doug Ellin.
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