'Creed II' trivia and fun facts
Florian Munteanu Amateur boxer and fitness model Florian Munteanu plays Ivan Drago's son, a role that fits him perfectly, as he stands 6'4" tall and weights around 245lbs, 'Creed II' marks his debut as an actor on the big screen. 245lbs 6'4"
Stallone as a director 'Creed', the first entry on this new saga, was directed by filmmaker Ryan Coogle ('Fruitvale Station') who won't come back for this movie. On his place, Sylvester Stallone was in talks to sit behind the camera, but he gave the opportunity to Steven Caple Jr. (being 'Creed II' his first big-budget feature film).
"Russian" antagonists Just like in 'Rocky IV', none of the antagonists is really played by a Russian actor, Dolph Lundgren (Ivan Drago) is Swedish and Florian Munteanu (Viktor Drago) is Romanian-German.