Creed 2 is a 2018 American sports drama film directed by Steven Caple Jr. from a screenplay by Juel Taylor and Sylvester Stallone. The sequel to Creed (2015) and the eighth installment in the Rocky franchise, the film stars Michael B. Jordan, Stallone, Tessa Thompson, Wood Harris, Phylicia Rashad, and Dolph Lundgren. In the film, under the continued tutelage of Rocky Balboa (Stallone), champion Adonis Creed (Jordan) faces off against Viktor Drago (Munteanu), the son of Ivan Drago (Lundgren), the antagonist in Rocky IV (1985).
Creed 2 – Trailer
In 1985, Ivan Drago killed Apollo Creed in a tragic boxing match. Under the guidance of his trainer Rocky, Apollo’s son Adonis confronts Drago’s son in an ultimate showdown.
Release date: 30 November 2018
Director: Steven Caple Jr.
Featured song: Do You Need Power? (Walk Out Music)
Box office: $214.1 million
Story by: Sascha Penn; Cheo Hodari Coker
Distributed by: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Warner Bros. Pictures
- Michael B. Jordan as Adonis “Donnie” Creed
- Sylvester Stallone as Robert “Rocky” Balboa
- Florian Munteanu as Viktor Drago
- Dolph Lundgren as Captain Ivan Drago
- Tessa Thompson as Bianca
- Phylicia Rashad as Mary Anne Creed
- Wood Harris as Tony “Little Duke” Evers
- Russell Hornsby as Buddy Marcelle
- Milo Ventimiglia as Rocky Balboa Jr.
- Andre Ward as Danny “Stuntman” Wheeler
- Brigitte Nielsen as Ludmilla Vobet Drago
- Robbie Johns as Logan Balboa,
- Carl Weathers as Apollo Creed