“Creed II” Returns to the Ring as Production Begins in Philadelphia

Yesterday, production began in Philadelphia on Metro Goldwyn Mayer Pictures (MGM) and Warner Bros. Pictures’ Creed II, starring Michael B. Jordan and Sylvester Stallone, reprising their roles of Adonis Creed and Rocky Balboa. Creed II is the continuation of the Rocky saga and sequel to the 2015 critically acclaimed and crowd-pleasing 2015 hit Creed, which took in more than $170 million at the worldwide box office. Black Panther’s Ryan Coogler, who directed the first film, returns to the franchise as an executive producer on Creed II.