Sylvester Stallone reveals Rocky vs Drago ‘getting ready to spar’ rare photo

Sylvester Stallone and Dolph Lundgren prior boxing sparring in Rocky film
Sylvester Stallone as Rocky Balboa, Dolph Lundgren as Ivan Drago / Pic: Instagram @officialslystallone

Dolph Lundgren expected in Creed 2.

The second chapter of Creed hits theaters in 2018. The iconic boxer out of the big screen Sylvester Stallone has recently posted an image on Instagram advising everyone with “Just Done” saying when he captioned a photo of “around 439 handwritten pages” that translates “into about a 120 page typed screenplay”. The hashtag “Drago” appears in the caption.

Moreover, Stallone has been hinting the appearance of Dolph Lundgren’s Ivan Drago in the upcoming film. Giving “a chance to stretch your imagination” early July Stallone posted a collage that shows Ivan Drago facing off Adonis Creed (Michael B. Jordan), while Rocky himself observes the happening from outside the square circle.

Numerous media have picked up the story delivering that Drago indeed returns in the next chapter. In addition Internet Movie Database as well lists the name of Dolph Lundgren portraying Ivan Drago in the cast and crew section of the Creed II movie title. Also, according to IMDb the storyline develops from the moment where the first film left off.

Adonis Creed who has become a known fighter and he rises through the ranks aspiring to emulate some of his father’s past glories. The latter is  Apollo Creed, a character inspired by the legendary Muhammad Ali, portrayed by Carl Weathers. The is Rocky’s adversary turned friend.

On Monday Stallone revealed another rare photo of himself and Dolph Lundgren. “Rare photo of myself and Dolph Lundgren aka Drago, standing in the background, getting ready to spar,” he wrote in the caption.