Rocky spin-off Creed, which released in 2015, was directed by Ryan Coogler and had Michael B Jordan as the protagonist. The film was a box-office success and even earned an Oscar nomination and a Golden Globe for Best Supporting Actor for Sylvester Stallone.
Directed by Steven Capler Jr, Creed II has been written by Sylvester Stallone and Cheo Hodari Coker. Stallone also reprises his role as Rocky Balboa and Viktor Drago has been played by real-life boxer Florian Munteanu.
The film will release on 21 November.