Creed 2

Creed 2 Release Date: November 21, 2018

Creed 2

In the movie Creed 2, under the tutelage of Rocky Balboa (Sylvester Stallone), newly crowned light-heavyweight champion Adonis Creed (Michael B. Jordan) faces off against Vitor Drago (Florian Munteanu), the son of Ivan Drago (Dolph Lundgren).

Creed 2 is a spin-off of the Rocky franchise, which was created by Sylvester Stallone in 1976.

That original Rocky won the Best Picture Oscar, Best Director Oscar (John G. Avildsen) and was nominated for slew of Oscars for its cast, including Best Actor (Sylvester Stallone), Best Actress (Talia Shire), Best Supporting Actor (Burgess Meredith) and Best Supporting Actor (Burt Young).

The Rocky franchise pumped out five sequels, the last, Rocky Balboa, being released in 2006, and earning $70 million at the U.S. box office, along with rave reviews.

The first Creed arrived in theaters in 2015 and earned $110 million in U.S. theaters.

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Starring: Tessa Thompson
Directed By: Steven Caple Jr.
Studio: Metro Goldwyn Meyer