Creed III is an upcoming American sports drama. It is the sequel to Creed II. The film is the ninth installment in the Rocky franchise. Not much of the plot details have been revealed due to the film shooting being continued in Georgia.

Creed III’s plot will be focusing on the fight between Adonis Creed and Lovecraft Country and Loki. Michael B. Jordan is a Protagonist and his rival to the main hero.

Creed III follows the journey f Adonis Creed. Adonis was adapted by Apollo’s wife, Mary Anne. Adonis follows his father and became a boxer. The first two sequel of the movie shows the journey of Adonis in the boxing ring. Creed III will follow up the events of the sequel. The movie will have a strong focus on the relationship between Donnie and Bianca.

Anderson Dame (Jonathan Majors) is another secret son of Apollo Creed. Apollo had children with women other than his wife. The movie will have a great conflict between two brothers. Adonis is the subject of his half brother’s jealousy. So we can say that brother vs brother conflict will be great path for Creed III story.


The fans are coming up with their theories. Fans are guessing that the Creed III plot will be around Adonis Creed going up against the son of the opponent in “Rocky III,” Clubber Lang. The return of Viktor Drago has caused whispers about a rematch between Donnie and Rocky’s son.


Sylvester Stallone who was playing the role of Robert Rocky in Creed I and Creed II will not be returning in Creed III.

Moreover, The film director said that Rocky’s influence will be still felt in the film.

I think that Sly let it be known that he wasn’t coming back for this one but I think, you know, his essence and his spirit… there’s always going to be a little bit of Rocky within Adonis.

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However, many new faces will be appearing in the movie.


Michael B. Jordan in a statement said about Creed III:

Directing has always been an aspiration, but the timing had to be right. Creed III’ is that moment — a time in my life where I’ve grown more sure of who I am, holding agency in my own story, maturing personally, growing professionally, and learning from the greats like Ryan Coogler, most recently Denzel Washington, and other top-tier directors I respect.”


Previously Creed III release date was set for November 23, 2022. Only July 29, 2002, the release date was moved to March 3, 2023.


There is no official trailer of the film released by the production companies. The shooting for the film started last year but there is no specific news related to the Creed III trailer.