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Tony Burton (Anthony Burton)

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Biography

Flint, Michigan, USA
Tony Burton, who is famous for playing the corner man in six "Rocky" movies, was himself, in real life, a professional heavyweight boxer. Boxing in such avenues as Palm Springs, Los Angeles, and Hollywood, California, the 6 feet 200 pound Burton knocked-out among others, Bob Smith and Denny Chaney. His most important match was an April 4, 1959 6th round knockout defeat at the hands of undefeated Lamar Clark at Palm Springs, California. Clark was the 10th rated heavyweight and had won 38 straight knockouts. Read more...

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Character: Larry Durkin

The Shining 1980

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Character: Apollo's Trainer

Rocky 1976

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Character: Chef

Heroes 1977

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Character: Guy who Punches Big Mean

Stir Crazy 1980

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Character: Garbageman #2

The Hunter 1980

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Character: Fedora

Shade 2003

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Character: Chuckie, 2-2 Card Club Manager

Flipping 1997

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Character: Sergeant Jim Lytel

Private Obsession 1995

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Character: Duke

Rocky V 1990

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Character: Lt. J.L. Stevens

Happy 1983

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Character: Sheriff Stoker

Hack! 2007

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Character: Segent Hawkins

Knockout 2000

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Character: Cap Connors

A Different World 1987

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Character: Skeeter McClintock

Tenspeed and Brown Shoe 1980

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Character: Peter Macklin

Harry O 1973

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Character: Taylor George

The Incredible Hulk 1978

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Character: Teak

Baretta 1975

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Character: Apollo's Trainer

Роккi II 1979

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