Come back for more! After two successes I think films, based on the Rocky film, a third iteration was officially announced in March 2021 after much speculation.
“Directing has always been an aspiration, but the timing had to be right”, the protagonist of the franchise, Michael B. Jordan, explained via a statement on the next image. “I believe III it’s that moment – a time in my life where I’ve become more confident in who I am, keeping the agency in my history, maturing personally, growing professionally and learning from the greats like Ryan Coogler, more recently Denzel Washington, and other high-level directors that I respect. All this sets the table for this moment “.
He continued, “This franchise and specifically the themes of I believe III they are deeply personal to me. I can’t wait to share the next chapter of the Adonis Creed story with the incredible responsibility of being its director and namesake. “
Few details have been revealed about the expected boxing movie, save for a few key sneak peeks from the Diary for Jordan star of his creative vision.
“I’ve been acting for over 20 years and over time your taste buds begin to evolve and develop and you want to tell stories yourself,” the California native told Yahoo Entertainment in April 2021 about creating the next chapter. “Creed is the first character I come back to play three times. I daydreamed about the opportunity and got a clear vision of where I want this character to go. I can’t wait to share the story with everyone. “
The first I think sequel, which premiered in November 2015, saw Sylvester StalloneRocky Balboa, now retired, takes on the role of coach while coaching former rival Apollo Creed’s son, Adonis (Jordan). in the middle of the paternity starring role of alum in the seventh Rocky film franchise, he couldn’t help but work with the legendary action star.
“Sly is expert! He actually gave me some style tips, ”Jordan said exclusively Us Weekly in November 2015. “I am a man who likes to wear clothes, but has more clothes than me. I remember once he came fully dressed too. It completely threw me out of the water. I was like, ‘This will never happen again!’ And he said, “You must always arrive prepared.” So from that point on, whenever I’m at an event with him, I’m right! “
Jordan also teased that Stallone taught him to “throw punches”, joking that “the old dog still bit him a little!”
In the film, Jordan starred in reverse Tessa Thompson, who played Adonis’ love interest and aspiring singer, Bianca Taylor.
“Tessa is fantastic,” Jordan recalled Thor: Ragnarok star at that time. “She is such a generous actress and she is collaborative. We definitely had a lot of chemistry, so it made it easy to go back and forth and find the creative moments between these two characters.
Thompson has since reprized her role in the latter I think film and confirmed his involvement in the upcoming sequel.
“We will do another one I think very soon “, the Sylvie’s love star said MTV News in December 2020 while talking about her love interest on screen. “I am proud of him. I’m so happy for him. “
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