"Today, when I am retiring, I was told that the new world is open to the public with this generation.Explains the actor in a post posted on Instagram, apparently recorded during filming of Creed II, released November 21 in the United States.
Since 1976, Sylvester Stallone played eight roles that made him famous and earned him several Oscar nominations.
"Even if it breaks my heart, everything endsHe wrote on Instagram. "Rocky will never die because he lives in you“- he tells the fans of the saga.
"It was a great privilege for me to create and play this important character.The actor, screenwriter, director and producer, who is now 72 years old, said.
"I thought Rocky had finished in 2006, and that filled me up perfectly.“,” He says in this video at night in what looks like a wasteland, in the presence of the Creed II team.
"And suddenly this young man appeared, and the whole story changed“He continues, allegedly pointing to actor Michael B. Jordan, who is present during the filming of the video, even if he remains out of the field.
In "Creed – The Legacy of Rocky Balboa" and "Creed II", the young actor plays Adonis Johnson, the son of boxer Apollo Creed, the best friend of Rocky Balboa, who died under the blows of Soviet Ivan Drago in a battle at the top
After the initial refusal, Stallone finally accepted the offer of a young director Ryan Kugler, who wanted to revive the saga in a much more relevant version.
According to the Mojo Box Office cash agency, Creed, in which Rocky prepares Adonis for professional wrestling, was a worldwide success with 173 million dollars in revenue.
The eighth installment of the Creed II saga looks at least the same as last weekend, the best start in the United States for the film, including Rocky.