Adonis Creed may have found his next opponent. Reportedly, Lovecraft country Star Jonathan Majors is in negotiations with MGM and Michael B. Jordan to appear as the antagonist in the upcoming sequel. Creed iii. The agreement has not yet been finalized as both parties are still working on the logistics of the scheduling, as the major companies already have other projects scheduled. The report comes from Deadline and neither MGM nor Jordan have commented on the news.
Jonathan Majors comes from the success of the hit HBO series Lovecraft country, which premiered on cabler last year. He is also known for his acclaimed 2019 performance. The last black man in San Francisco along with other roles in Captive state, Junglelandand Spike Lee From 5 Bloods. The actor will also make his Marvel Cinematic Universe debut as Kang the Conquerer in the sequel. Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania and can be seen below in the next western The harder they fall for Netflix.
There is no information on the character that Majors will potentially play as. Creed iiiOther than that, he will serve as an in-ring opponent for Jordan’s Adonis Creed. We also know that Adonis will head into this fight without Rocky Balboa’s guidance, as Jordan has confirmed that Sylvester Stallone will not be returning to the role. This followed Stallone previously posting a video on Instagram apparently announcing his retirement from playing Rocky.
“I think Sly let it be known that he would not come back for this one, but I think, you know, his essence and his spirit … there will always be a little bit of Rocky inside of Adonis,” Jordan said. IGN in April. “But this is a Creed franchise, and we really want to build this story and this world around it in the future. So it’s always respect and always a lot of love for what he’s built, but we really want to push and guide Adonis forward and the family he created. “
In addition to starring in the title role, Jordan will also make his directorial debut with Creed iii. Zach Baylin and Keenan Coogler wrote the script. Tessa Thompson and Phylicia Rashad will also return.
“Creed iii, for me, it has become more personal as I developed it “, Michael B. Jordan he said in a previous interview with BBC Radio 1. “I think it’s a debt settlement story. And it starts to feel like a sequel and an origin story all rolled into one. And that’s all I’ll say about it. I want to. exploring a lot of different themes in this movie, that’s personal to me, but I think it’s very universal for a lot of people. “
Fans can expect to see Creed iii when it launches on November 23, 2022. For those who want to see more RockySylvester Stallone will soon release a new director’s cut from that hit sequel as well. Stallone has also spoken of his desire to develop a new Rocky film along with a prequel television series. This news comes to us from Term.
Topics: Creed 3, Rocky