The American actor Sylvester Stallone never goes further the role of Rocky Balboa jr., as he announced Wednesday on Instagram. In an emotional post he says after more than forty years the boxing ring to leave.
According to Stallone, it is now up to the younger generation, with the new hero, ” Adonis Creed, played by Michael B. Jordan.
“My story is told. It opens a whole new world for the audience, with this generation, ” says Stallone on Instagram. Last week came the film ‘Creed 2’ in the USA, in which Rocky the young Adonis Creed and coach. The film would be in January in the Belgian screens.
The now 72-year-old Stallone performed since 1976, the character of Rocky in six movies and the two ‘Creed’spin-offs. It made him world famous and he received several Oscar nominations for.
This message on Instagram
I am reposting this because there was a technical difficulty. I just want to thank everyone around the whole wide World for taking the Rocky family into their hearts for over 40 years. It’s been my Ultimate privilege to have been able to create and play this meaningful character. Though it breaks my heart, Sadly all things must pass… and end. I love you kind and generous people , and The most wonderful thing of all , is that ROCKY will never die because he lives on in you ….