Sylvester Stallone is playing Rocky Balboa as the ultimate underdog in the iconic boxing game. Drago is a spinoff of Creed, which is in turn a spinoff of Rocky. Sylvester Stallone has recently criticized the filmmaker and producers for ruining the iconic character.
The Wrap reported that a Rocky spinoff based on the Drago character is in the works at MGM and that Sylvester Stallone is not a part of it. He expressed his outrage on Instagram. He said the 94-year-old producer and his children are ruining the franchise for their selfish desires.
Another Heartbreaker Just discovered this outONCE AGAIN, this PATHETIC 94 year old PRODUCER AND HIS MORONIC USELESS VULTURE CHILDREN, Charles And David, are once again picking clean THE BONES of another wonderful character I created without even telling me I APOLOGIZE to the FANS, I never wanted ROCKY characters to be exploited by these parasites By the way, I have nothing but respect for my true friend, Dolph L
MGM is placing a substantial wager on the House of Drago. Robert Lawton has been chosen as the screenplays author after impressing MGM officials with his spec script Becoming Rocky, which tells the story of the original Rocky film.
Lundgren or Florian Munteanu, who played Viktor Drago, would not be returning for the spinoff of the spinoff plot, according to Stallones' latest Instagram post.