Sylvester Stallone will star as Rocky Balboa, middle. He'll be a retired fighter-turned-trainer in Creed. (Facebook/Rocky Movie)
Is another Rocky movie in the works? Yes, indeed.
According to multiple reports, MGM is setting Ryan Coogler to direct Creed. MGM is in early talks with Coogler’s Fruitvale Station star Michael B. Jordan to play the grandson of Apollo Creed in a continuation of the Rocky saga that Coogler is going to write with Aaron Covington.
Reports also indicate that Sylvester Stallone will star as a Rocky Balboa, whom is a retired fighter-turned-trainer.
Apollo Creed was played in the early movies by Carl Weathers. In Creed, Jordan will play Apollo Creed’s grandson. And who’s going to train him? Rocky!