In the original “Rocky”, Rocky’s winner share in his match against Spider Rico is incorrect. She explained: “One supporting role I should have taken, if my then-manager hadn’t turned it down, was the Talia Shire role in Rocky. There’s something about those beefy Italians that turns me on. Rocky is paid , less for use locker and corner man, for use of shower and towel, and 7% tax. In a 1980 interview, superstar Bette Midler revealed that she’d been considered for the role of Adrian.This brings us to this 'based on a true story' comedy, which pretty much follows the Stangle brothers' real story with the exception of the wedding being that of their little sister in Hawaii, and the fact that Mike and Dave are looking for 'nice' girls when they appear on the Wendy Williams Show.Enter no-hopers and party animals Tatiana (Aubrey Plaza) and Alice (Anna Kendrick) who find themselves out of work and in desperate need of a free holiday.HOPES of reviving a Ross-shire railway station are gathering steam after councillors agreed to seek funding for a feasibility study and consult the community about the plans.Cromarty Firth councillors Mike Finlayson and Martin Rattray have long campaigned for the station, which closed as part of the Beeching cuts in 1960, to be reopened.With a population of 1,000 in the Shire covering 26,000sqkm the town of Richmond is the central service centre.The town itself features a man made lake known as Lake Fred Tritton, named after the late Fred Tritton and former Mayor.
(Thanks to Mike Smith for this calculation.) Did you know that Talia Shire’s youngest son, handsome twenty-something actor Robert Schwartzman, is a dead ringer for his mother in her Rocky days?Joseph Marks, J & M’s co-owner recalls: “Used to be these Rocky tours and limos would stop in front. Did he have it under his bed thinking, I can’t wait to be liberated! ” “When my kids went to see Rocky, they had a new respect for me,” actress Talia Shire says.People still come here, from France, the Netherlands, California, Utah, they still want to see the pet shop where Rocky was filmed.” If you’re inclined to pay a visit, the shop is in Kensington at Front Street and Susquehanna: 2146 N. If you’re in the Hollywood area, be sure to check out the Hollywood History Museum located on legendary Hollywood Blvd. “Maybe they’ll listen to me when I say, ‘Make your bed!The ad features an illustration of Mike and Dave as centaurs in front of the Declaration of Independence - that's not a joke, they really did that - and it goes viral.Before long Mike and Dave receive national recognition, appearing on Good Morning America and The Today Show.