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Sylvester Stallone He was talking about changing a tattoo Jennifer Flavin long before it Submit an application for divorce Last month, according to the man who gave Stallone a flavin face tattoo years ago.
Speaking with PEOPLE, Mike Davies recalls Stallone’s inking – who recently Covering up body art With a tribute to his late dog and rocky Costar, Butkos – In 2007. Days later, the couple announced their defection.
“I already knew he wanted to do something, because last year he emailed me, called me, and we discussed talking about making Jennifer Flavin [Wonder Woman]’ says Davies.
He points out that the Wonder Woman wears a yellow crown on her head, which won’t “work” on the darker portion of Flavin’s hair in the tattoo on his shoulder.
“All her hair will shine,” he says, adding that in the end he didn’t change that specific tattoo.
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The tattoo artist, who said he’s given Stallone a few more times since then, told People that the actor is “one of those guys who just know what he wants.”
Recalling the moment he made the picture of Flavin, Davis says Stallone made it clear he wanted a tattoo of her face, however, he also requested some special touches.
“He wanted the colors to be brighter.” Brighter and brighter. We’ve got those colors even brighter,” says Davries.
He continues, “We’ve decided on a particular image. And usually when you choose the image, you don’t want to veer too far from it…so I remember I’m done, I’ve done the hair. I’ve started to work on the face now. And I’m starting to work. I get the chin, work on the lips. And I pretty much do my lips.”
That’s when DeVries says Stallone is getting more specific. “It’s like, whoa, whoa, whoa, whoa, whoa, wait a second. [I] I want you to do lips like this. It comes out covers of various magazines. And he’s like, “Make it like this.” “
Davies says he proofread the photo to the point where Stallone was “happy” with it.
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Stallone covered the tattoo last month, which Davries says “looks good.” DeVries – Among his famous clients Donnie WalbergAnd the Travis Parker And the Chris Dattery – He says he contacted Stallone recently but he didn’t reply. “I was basically saying to him, ‘Hey, if you need a dog fix or more, I’m here for you,'” says Davies.
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Stallone previously said TMZ He was trying to regenerate the tattoo, but it was destroyed instead, so he decided to cover it up with Butkus.
The 76-year-old also addressed reports that his breakup with Flavin came after he acquired Rottweiler, Dwight, and a row over the dog sparked other arguments that led to his divorce filing.
“We didn’t end the relationship on such a petty argument,” he told TMZ. “We just went in different directions. I have a lot of respect for Jennifer. I will always love her. She’s an amazing woman. She’s the cutest human being I’ve ever met.”
In a special statement, Flavin Tell People Who Separated, “I am sorry to announce that after 25 years of marriage, I have filed for divorce from my husband Sylvester Stallone. While we will no longer be married, I will always cherish a relationship of more than 30 years in common, knowing we are equally committed to our beautiful daughters.”
“I ask for privacy for our family as we move forward amicably,” added the businesswoman/model.
In a statement to people, the Rambo the actor He said“I love my family. We deal friendly and confidentially with these personal issues.”