Tommaso Boddi for Deadline
Unique: Creed III producer Irwin Winker said at Deadline’s Contenders Film: Los Angeles event on Saturday. creed iv Work is underway with franchise star and Creed III Director Michael B. Jordan will direct it.
“We are planning to do creed iv Right now,” Winkler said on stage during a panel Creed III, the MGM Amazon Studios picture that made a splash in March and grossed more than $275 million at the worldwide box office. “We have a really good story (and) a really good plot. “We had a little delay because of the strikes, but about a year from now we’re going into pre-production.”
Winkler also confirmed that Jordan would return to directing after making his feature directorial debut. Creed III, “He will,” Winkler said. “He did a great job – he was comfortable with the camera.”
Panelist and producing partner Elizabeth Raposo said of the success of the franchise’s third film, “[We’re]glad this movie took off and people want to see more.”
even today Creed III Author Keenan Coogler was on the panel.
RELATED: ‘Creed III’ composer Joseph Shirley said Dr. Dre inspired a “unique flavor” for the film’s music – sound and screen.
creed The franchise, which picks up after the end of the Rocky films, stars Jordan as Adonis Creed, the son of Rocky Balboa’s greatest rival, tracking his rise in the world of boxing and the impact it has on his family and legacy. Keeps.
The franchise has grossed over $663 million globally through the first three films.
A more in-depth exploration of the creative forces behind it Creed III And because of Jordan’s deep involvement with the film, Winkler also reflected on its strength and success today. rocky franchises, of which creed Is connected.
RELATED: ‘Creed III’ Review: Jonathan Majors’ Acting and Michael B. The predictable film is still entertaining thanks to Jordan’s direction
Winker said, “Michael and the creative team had a beautiful vision from the beginning to create a completely new and different experience for this film.” “What we all (know) had to be firmly embedded in creed And rocky For movies… it had to have great action, boxing, but we also really examined what kind of movie we were making. And a lot of it, those early days with Michael were spent crafting how we were seeing the Damian character, which is why I think everyone responded so deeply, not only on the page, but on the screen. Too. You spend half the film deeply sympathizing with him and understanding his weaknesses.”
Check back Monday for the panel video.
presenter sponsor United for Business,
Flights, Camera, United! Supporting the entertainment industry with special features and discounts.