CREED II cast from left: Florian Munteanu, Tessa Thompson, Dolph Lundgren and michael B. Jordan poses with Director Steven Caple Jr. second left.
Lights, camera and Michael B. Jordan were all elements of the New York City premiere of CREED II, held recently at the AMC Loews Lincoln Square in the Upper West Side.
The black carpet was filled with a mix of high fashion, culture, and inspiration. From Michael B. Jordan to Sylvester Stallone and Tessa Thompson to screeming fans and a live DJ, New York certainly showed up and showed out.
Tessa Thompson at CREED II New York City premiere
After the black carpet festivities had ended, the stars, selective media outlets and other specially invited guests poured into the theatre to watch the well-anticipated film just before CREED II officially hits theatres on Thanksgiving.
In commemorating with the legacy of the film, viewers will effortlessly marinade into a captivating story from beginning to end. The powers of determination during testing time unfold with the incredible performance of on-screen boxing champ Michael B Jordan as Adonis Creed.
Creed struggles between personal obligations and training for his next big fight. With the help of his fiancée Bianca, played by Tessa Thompson, Rocky Balboa played by Sylvester Stallone and Tony ‘Little’ Duke’ Burton played by Wood Harris he pushes through to silence his doubters.
Michael B. Jordan
Echoing this determination Jordan told HARVEST , “I was told no so many times throughout my career, but I never gave up. Hard work and determination breathes success.”
Steven Caple Jr. directed the film, written by Sascha Penn and Cheo Hodari Coker and screenplay by Juel Taylor and Sylvester Stallone. CREED II declares that if you believe, you can attain the inconceivable. Its a HIT!
Take a look at the featurette for CREED II below: