Who doesn’t enjoy a good sports drama? We all do, which is why Creed 3 comes to our assistance. We have a release date, an upcoming cast, and many other details about this upcoming movie. Creed 3 will go in a different direction.
The first movie followed Adonis Johnson, the son of heavyweight champion Apollo Creed, as he embraces his father’s boxing legacy and strives for mentorship from Rocky Balboa, his father’s old friend, and adversary.
And in the second scenario, which was settled around 1985, Ivan Drago murdered Apollo Creed in a horrific boxing match. Apollo’s son Adonis faces Drago’s son in a final showdown, guided by his trainer Rocky.
The fight between Adonis Creed and Lovecraft Country and Loki will be the focus of Creed 3.
Creed 3 Release Date Is Here
Fortunately, we already know when this upcoming movie will be released. And it’s coming sooner than you’d think. United Artists Releasing in the United States and Warner Bros. Pictures worldwide are set to release Creed III in theatres on November 23, 2022.
“Directing has always been an aspiration, but the timing had to be right,” Jordan stated to an outlet.
“‘Creed III’ is that moment — a time in my life where I’ve grown more sure of who I am, holding agency in my own story, maturing personally, growing professionally, and learning from the greats like Ryan Coogler, most recently Denzel Washington, and other top-tier directors I respect.”
Jordan also stated that the franchise, particularly the themes of ‘Creed III,’ is very personal to him.
“All of which sets the table for this moment. This franchise and in particular the themes of ‘Creed III’ are deeply personal to me. I look forward to sharing the next chapter of Adonis Creed’s story with the awesome responsibility of being its director and namesake.”
Creed 3 Upcoming Cast List
Though the story of the upcoming movie has been kept under wraps we’ve something else. Everyone is excited about the Creed 3 cast, as they always are. And it has already arrived. Here’s the upcoming cast of the upcoming movie.
- Michael B. Jordan as Adonis ‘Donnie’ Creed
- Tessa Thompson as Bianca Taylor
- Phylicia Rashad as Mary Anne Creed
- Wood Harris as Tony ‘Little Duke’ Evers
- Florian Munteanu as Viktor Drago
- Jonathan Majors
In undisclosed roles, Selenis Leyva, Thaddeus J. Mixson, Spence Moore II, and Mila Davis-Kent have been featured.
Sylvester Stallone Explains Decision Not To Return As Rocky In Creed 3
If you didn’t know, it will be the first Rocky movie without Sylvester Stallone, though he will still serve as a producer. Stallone stated, “Well it’s different because actually, I bowed out of that one, I just didn’t know if there was any part for me. It takes it in a different direction. I wish them well and keep punching!”
We definitely can’t wait for it, right? What are your feelings about the upcoming movie? You are welcome to leave your thoughts in the comment section below. And we’ll keep you updated on the teaser trailer and other developments. Because there’s going to be more.