Sylvester Stallone Shares First Image From 'Rocky' Spinoff

Sylvester Stallone Shares First Image From 'Rocky' Spinoff

Rocky Balboa is headed back to the big screen and back in the ring. This time the fictional prizefighter will train a young protégé in Creed.

For the seventh installment in the highly successful Rocky franchise, Sylvester Stallone is reprising his role as the boxer, but this time will act as a trainer to Apollo Creed’s grandson, Adonis.

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Apollo Creed was Rocky’s rival-turned-friend in the first four installments to the series and was portrayed by Carl Weathers. In Creed, Apollo’s grandson is Fruitvale Station star Michael B. Jordan.

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Stallone took to Instagram to show off the first image of him and Jordan on set together in the ring:


Get ready to go for it!

A photo posted by Sly Stallone (@officialslystallone) on Apr 12, 2015 at 10:51am PDT

Creed opens on November 25.