Ryan Coogler’s Creed was significantly better than anybody actually predicted, which suggests it’s just about assured to get a sequel in some unspecified time in the future—even when Coogler doesn’t come again. Naturally, Sylvester Stallone couldn’t be happier in regards to the concept of a sequel, and final January he even supplied up some options about the place the sequel ought to go, together with a potential struggle between Michael B. Jordan’s character and “a extra ferocious, large Russian.” The implication there was that Stallone would love Creed 2 to incorporate a nod to Dolph Lundgren’s Rocky IV villain Ivan Drago, who killed Carl Weathers’ Apollo Creed.
We haven’t heard a lot a couple of potential Creed sequel since then, however now Stallone has taken to Instagram to speak about Creed 2 so overtly that he’s both spoiling some large information or he’s making an attempt manner too laborious to get individuals to take heed to his concepts. This comes from /Movie, which says it began with a behind-the-scenes photograph of Stallone and Lundgren on the set of Rocky IV with a Creed 2 hashtag within the caption:
Then he obtained much less delicate:
After which he punched subtlety within the head like when Drago killed Apollo Creed:
Principally, he’s both saying that Ivan Drago will likely be in Creed 2, or he simply actually needs Ivan Drago to be in Creed 2. Stallone would in all probability know extra about what’s taking place with Creed 2 than most individuals, however he’s additionally in all probability extra invested in getting individuals enthusiastic about it than anybody, which suggests it’s inconceivable to essentially inform what’s taking place right here.
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