'Rocky' reboot, 'Creed' is now in pre-production in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.Filming for the upcoming 'Rocky' reboot, 'Creed' is ramping up production in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The film is being directed by Ryan Coogler ("Fruitvale Station") and stars Sylvester Stallone ("Rocky") and Michael B. Jordan ("Fruitvale Station"). Read more: Creed will center on the grandson of Apollo Creed. Hes raised in an upper-crust home thanks to his grandfather, the young man doesnt have to box and his family doesnt want him to. But, he has the natural skill, instinct and gifts that made his grandfather the heavyweight champion. Creeds grandson turns to Balboa, who is out of boxing completely and not eager to return. Read more: Heery Casting is currently casting principal roles in the feature film. Update: Heery Casting the leading casting company is holding an open casting call for LOCAL actors, models, and talent to audition for a background extra, stand-in or possible speaking role in the upcoming feature film. The open casting call is scheduled for Saturday, December 6th. For more details visit www.HeeryCasting.com Update: Casting directors are now casting several speaking roles in the upcoming Creed feature film. Heery Casting is looking for male actors who can portray a character of Mexican descent for a Principal role in the feature film "Creed" (this is for a scene that will shoot here but be set in Mexico). Must be able to speak Spanish fluently. Would be a plus to have boxing experience but not necessary. Looking for men 35-55 years old Union and Non Union. Please submit to [email protected] with "Fight in Mexico" in the subject line. MUST BE LOCAL TO PHILADELPHIA AREA.
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