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.