The plot follows, Adonis being trained and mentored by Rocky Bilbao, and the follow-up saw Adonis winning a fight with Viktor Drago, ending a long-standing rivalry with Viktor’s father, Ivan Drago, who killed Adonis’s own father Apollo Creed in Rocky IV. In Creed III, Adonis attempts to become a better father to his daughter and prepares to take on a new rival Damien Anderson in the ring.
The film also stars Tessa Thompson as Bianca Taylor, Phylicia Rashad as Mary Anne Creed, Wood Harris as Tony “Little Duke” Evers, and Florian Munteanu as Viktor Drago. Michael B. Jordan will be directing the pic with a screenplay by Keenan Coogler and Zach Baylin from a story they co-wrote with Ryan Coogler.
Produced by Irwin Winkler, Charles Winkler, William Chartoff, David Winkler, Kevin King-Templeton, Sylvester Stallone, Jonathan Glickman, and Jordan. United Artists Releasing will be distributed in the United States and Warner Bros. Pictures will be International.
Creed III is scheduled to be released in the United States on March 3, 2023. Check out the posters.