Ever wondered who would win in a boxing match between Rocky Balboa and Jake La Motta? Well, you are going to get your chance as Deadline reports a new boxing drama has been green-lit by Warner Brothers.
Expecting to beef themselves up once again for their roles, both Sylvester Stallone and Robert De Niro return to the ring after portraying Rocky Balboa and Jake La Motta so well all those years ago. How the pair will do now is anybody’s guess, but it should make for some classic viewing.
In the film, Grudge Match, both Stallone and De Niro will play retired boxers who are brought back to the ring by fight a promoter played by Kevin Hart. Entourage architect Doug Ellin wrote the most recent script draft and Billy Gerber and Mark Steven Johnson are producing with Michael Ewing.