• The best films on TV: Friday, 3 April
    Entertainment
    Yahoo Movies UK

    The best films on TV: Friday, 3 April

    We bring you post-apocalyptic adventure, time looping murder mystery, high drama & college comedy with the best free films on TV.

  • Michael B. Jordan might direct 'Creed III'
    Entertainment
    Yahoo Movies UK

    Michael B. Jordan might direct 'Creed III'

    Michael B Jordan has confirmed that he will return as Adonis Creed for Creed III, and there’s a chance that he could also be working behind the camera as its director, too.

  • Sylvester Stallone plotting a new 'Rocky' movie about a young immigrant
    Entertainment
    Yahoo Movies UK

    Sylvester Stallone plotting a new 'Rocky' movie about a young immigrant

    Sylvester Stallone may have recently complained about having 'zero ownership' of the Rocky movies, but he's still keen to get back on the horse.

  • Sylvester Stallone says he has 'zero ownership' of the 'Rocky' franchise
    Entertainment
    Yahoo Movies UK

    Sylvester Stallone says he has 'zero ownership' of the 'Rocky' franchise

    Stallone still holds a grudge over one particular business arrangement, despite the strength of the 'Rocky' legacy.

  • Sylvester Stallone wants new ‘Rocky’ film to tackle immigration
    Entertainment
    Yahoo Movies UK

    Sylvester Stallone wants new ‘Rocky’ film to tackle immigration

    Sylvester Stallone has opened up about his plans for a new Rocky film, teasing that he wants it to tackle immigration.

  • Who would win if peak Rocky fought Adonis? 'Creed II' director weighs in
    Entertainment
    Yahoo Movies UK

    Who would win if peak Rocky fought Adonis? 'Creed II' director weighs in

    Neither Rocky Balboa nor Adonis Creed is the true heavyweight champ, though, of the Rocky-Creed universe, according to Steven Caple Jr.

  • How 'Creed II' directly connects to 'Rocky IV' (spoilers)
    Entertainment
    Yahoo Movies UK

    How 'Creed II' directly connects to 'Rocky IV' (spoilers)

    In 'Creed 2', a new generation of fighters — Apollo's son Adonis and Ivan's son Viktor — step into the ring where their predecessors once battled … and one memorably fell.

  • 'Creed II' director explains why hit sequel avoids current U.S.-Russia politics
    Entertainment
    Yahoo Movies UK

    'Creed II' director explains why hit sequel avoids current U.S.-Russia politics

    Though the Cold War loomed large in "Rocky IV," the new sequel, "Creed II," completely avoids mentions of Russia's recent meddling in the U.S. election.

  • 'Creed II' stars Michael B. Jordan and Florian Munteanu got tested on British boxers and failed pretty hard
    Entertainment
    Yahoo Movies UK

    'Creed II' stars Michael B. Jordan and Florian Munteanu got tested on British boxers and failed pretty hard

    Michael B Jordan and Florian Munteanu are put through their paces as the names of real and fake British pugilists being thrown at them to guess which are true boxing greats and which are faux fighters.

  • All Eight Rocky Movies Ranked Including ‘Creed II’
    Entertainment
    Variety

    All Eight Rocky Movies Ranked Including ‘Creed II’

    Even after the baton has been passed, and a new hero has laid just claim to our allegiance, the uniquely enduring Rocky legend continues. More than four decades ago, “Rocky” appeared, seemingly from out of nowhere, to introduce relatively-unknown Sylvester Stallone (who also wrote the screenplay) as Philadelphia club fighter Rocky Balboa (aka The Italian […]

  • Dolph Lundgren returns as Ivan Drago in new 'Creed II' trailer
    Entertainment
    Yahoo Movies UK

    Dolph Lundgren returns as Ivan Drago in new 'Creed II' trailer

    Ivan Drago is back, and he doesn’t look happy.

  • Creed II: Michael B. Jordan shares first trailer and Adonis has everything to lose
    Entertainment
    Yahoo Movies UK

    Creed II: Michael B. Jordan shares first trailer and Adonis has everything to lose

    Jordan returns as Apollo Creed's son in this sequel to the 2015 movie co-starring Sylvester Stallone and Tessa Thompson.

  • Sylvester Stallone wants you to know he's 'alive and well' after death hoax
    News
    Yahoo Movies UK

    Sylvester Stallone wants you to know he's 'alive and well' after death hoax

    The 'Creed II' star has become the latest victim of a celebrity death hoax.

  • ‘Creed II': This MMA Fighter Really Wants to Play Ivan Drago’s Son
    News
    The Wrap

    ‘Creed II': This MMA Fighter Really Wants to Play Ivan Drago’s Son

    (function(d, s, id) {if (d.getElementById(id)) return;var js = d.createElement(s); js.id = id;js.src = '//cdn4.wibbitz.com/static.js';d.getElementsByTagName('body')[0].appendChild(js);}(document, 'script', 'wibbitz-static-embed'));

  • Sylvester Stallone confirms Creed sequel to shoot next year
    News
    Yahoo Movies UK

    Sylvester Stallone confirms Creed sequel to shoot next year

    It looks as though Adonis Creed will step back into the ring next year... with a little help from Rocky.

  • More hints from Sylvester Stallone point to Ivan Drago connection in Creed 2
    News
    Yahoo Movies UK

    More hints from Sylvester Stallone point to Ivan Drago connection in Creed 2

    After posting a picture of Dolph Lundgren from 'Rocky IV' on his Instagram page earlier this month, Sylvester Stallone has been stoking up rumours about the plot of 'Creed 2'.

  • Sylvester Stallone teases Russia plot for Creed 2
    News
    Yahoo Movies UK

    Sylvester Stallone teases Russia plot for Creed 2

    Remember when Rocky headed to Russia for a Cold War bout with Ivan Drago? Well, it looks like Adonis Creed might be taking the same path.

  • Black Panther Is The ‘Anti-Hero’ Of The MCU, Says Chadwick Boseman
    News
    Mike P Williams

    Black Panther Is The ‘Anti-Hero’ Of The MCU, Says Chadwick Boseman

    With Marvel’s ‘Black Panther’ shaping up to be a far more serious outing than what Marvel fans are used to, its star Chadwick Boseman has revealed more about the dark tones of the character. When the actor spoke to Entertainment Weekly, Boseman didn’t shy away from expressing the way he and director Ryan Coogler (’Creed’) are approaching the story and all who inhabit the fictional kingdom of Wakandu.

  • Sylvester Stallone Praises Toddler’s Amazing Rocky II Workout
    News
    Mike P Williams

    Sylvester Stallone Praises Toddler’s Amazing Rocky II Workout

    When Zack Magilavy, a dad from Ohio, USA, decided to post a video to Facebook of his little son Charlie mesmerised by Sylvester Stallone’s training montage in 1979’s ‘Rocky II’, he probably didn’t imagine it’d blow up as much as it did. Naturally, the video quickly went viral and soon amassed one million views, then two. In no time at all the video had been seen over three million times, as Zack hoped that in all the high profile commotion Sly Stallone himself would see it, and sure enough he did.

  • Creed Filmmakers Face Copyright Lawsuit
    News
    Ben Bussey

    Creed Filmmakers Face Copyright Lawsuit

    Well - we’d have thought if anything, Sylvester Stallone would be the one who came up with it first given he created Rocky Balboa and Apollo Creed… but let’s hear the details first. The Wrap reports that writer Jarrett Alexander filed a lawsuit in the New Jersey Superior Court last month, naming MGM, Sylvester Stallone, director Ryan Coogler and others involved in the acclaimed ‘Rocky’ spin-off. Alexander says he had attempted to pitch the project to Sylvester Stallone and other producers associated with the ‘Rocky’ series, with whom he shared links to his website detailing his ideas.

  • Stallone’s Brother Slams Oscar Winner In Twitter Rant
    News
    Ryan Leston

    Stallone’s Brother Slams Oscar Winner In Twitter Rant

    The 69-year-old ‘Creed’ star, Sylvester Stallone, had been nominated for Best Supporting Actor in the recent ‘Rocky’ sequel. Appearing on Twitter, Stallone’s younger brother made his thoughts painfully clear. “The Academy should be ashamed of themselves,” said actor-musician Frank Stallone in a cutting series of tweets.

  • Michael B. Jordan Will Star In The Thomas Crown Affair Remake
    News
    Mike P Williams

    Michael B. Jordan Will Star In The Thomas Crown Affair Remake

    It may be in its extremely early stages of production, but it’s been confirmed Michael B. Jordan will star in a remake for ‘The Thomas Crown Affair’. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Jordan will team up with MGM and feature as the movie’s leading man, after he and the company worked together to make ‘Creed’, the ‘Rocky’ sequel that was lauded by critics and did modestly at the box office. This will be the second time ‘The Thomas Crown Affair’ has been remade.

  • Sylvester Stallone Apologises For NAACP Spelling Mistake
    News
    Ben Bussey

    Sylvester Stallone Apologises For NAACP Spelling Mistake

    In the midst of celebrations over a slew of awards wins for his latest movie ‘Creed,’ Sylvester Stallone has also had to say a few words of apology. The ‘Rocky’ spin-off from future ‘Black Panther’ director Ryan Coogler - which was among the films of black origin controversially snubbed by the Oscars, outside of a Best Supporting Actor nomination for Stallone - pretty much swept the board at Friday’s NAACP Awards. Unfortunately, marking the event on Instagram, Stallone misspelled NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People) - as well as misspelling the name of his director and co-star.

  • Mark Ruffalo Tips Sylvester Stallone For Oscar Glory And Reveals Diversity Row Conflict
    News
    Tom Butler

    Mark Ruffalo Tips Sylvester Stallone For Oscar Glory And Reveals Diversity Row Conflict

    Mark Ruffalo has been rewarded with a third Oscar nomination for his performance in ‘Spotlight’ (in cinemas on Friday), but he doesn’t believe it’ll be third-time lucky as he’s tipping Sylvester Stallone to beat him in the Best Supporting Actor category this year. “I feel strongly that Sylvester Stallone’s gonna win and he probably should win. The Italian Stallion waited 39-years for his second Oscar nomination as Rocky Balboa in this year’s ‘Creed’, his first coming in 1977 playing the same character in ‘Rocky’.

  • Michael B Jordan On Fantastic Four: We Tried To Make The Best Movie Possible
    News
    Yahoo Movies UK

    Michael B Jordan On Fantastic Four: We Tried To Make The Best Movie Possible

    ‘Creed’ star Michael B Jordan has responded to the furore surrounding 2015′s ‘Fantastic Four’ which tanked at the box office after it was slammed by critics and publicly denounced by its director Josh Trank. Talking to Yahoo Movies, the actor who played Johnny Storm called making the movie “an experience” saying that everyone involved had good intentions, but that things outside of their control didn’t fall into place. ‘Fantastic Four’ was Jordan’s second movie with Trank following 2012′s superhero sleeper hit ‘Chronicle’, but where their first effort was warmly received all round, their sophomore film was beset with problems from the start.