Sylvester Stallone to direct 'Creed 2'

Posted October 12, 2017

There are no further details on Creed 2 presently, but we'll keep you posted as news trickles in.

Known for playing cinema's most famous boxer, Sylvester Stallone announced yesterday that he would direct the next spin-off from the Rocky saga.

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It was fairly inevitable that the Rocky franchise would continue following the success of Ryan Coogler's Creed back in 2015 - but development has been slow moving.

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He also shared photos of Jordan from the first film to get fans exited about this sequel. The movie will see Michael B. Jordan return to the title role, with Stallone expected to play Rocky once more.

"Looking forward to directing and Producing The incredibly talented Michael B Jordan in CREED 2 next year" he wrote on his Instagram account. "One more round!" Earlier this, Stallone announced that the sequel would begin shooting sometime in 2018. He has quite a number of directorial credits including four films from the Rocky franchise the last being 2006's "Rocky Balboa".

Creed 2 is now expected in theaters sometime during 2019.

A release date for "Creed 2" has not been set yet.