To celebrate the newly re-mastered release of ROCKY on Blu-Ray, boxing legend Jeff Fenech hosted a private screening of the film at Hoyts Cinema Paris last week.
The private event played host to a number of key sporting talent including: Three-weight world champion boxer Jeff Fenech, Sydney Swans Player Josh Kennedy, Sydney Swans Player Ryan O’Keefe, Parramatta Eels Player Lee Mossop, Media Personality Mario Fenech, American R & B Artist Chauncey Black, Olympic medalist Johnny Steffensen.
Jeff conducted a 15 minute Q & A session before the film began, talking all things ROCKY and how the film has inspired and motivated him throughout his successful career.
Nominated for 10 Academy Awards, this 1976 Best Picture Winner inspired a nation. A struggling Philadelphia club fighter (Stallone) gets a once in a lifetime opportunity to fight for love, glory & self-respect. Featuring a legendary musical score & thrilling fight sequences, this rousing crowd-pleasing scores a knockout.