Paulie Pennino is a fictional character in the Rocky franchise. He is the alcoholic brother of Adrian Pennino, and brother-in-law of famed boxer Rocky Balboa. Played by Burt Young in the films, the role garnered Young an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor.
Rocky and Paulie are seen in "No Chris Left Behind". Rocky is criticized for beating up the meat in the meat freezer while Paulie is sleeping in the nude with a slab.