Ivan Drago Archives

Rocky IV Star Sylvester Stallone to Release Director’s Cut
It will Premier in Philly, which is going to be fantastic!" Sylvester Stallone as Rocky Balboa and Dolph Lundgren as Ivan Drago in Rocky IV (1985) Image courtesy of MGM The new poster shows the near silhouette of Stallone's Rocky in the shadow of a larger-than-life Ivan Drago, played by Dolph Lundgren The original film is set[...]
Rocky IV Star Sylvester Stallone to Release Director’s Cut
The film arguably produced the franchise's greatest rivalry with the title character facing Soviet sensation Ivan Drago (Dolph Lundgren). Sylvester Stallone as Rocky Balboa and Dolph Lundgren as Ivan Drago in Rocky IV (1985) Image courtesy of MGM What rose the stakes like never before in Rocky IV is: not only did Drago kill former foe-turned-best-friend Apollo[...]
Creed II: Great Fight Scenes Combined with Familiar Story, Dynamite Cast [Review]
[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Creed II might tell a familiar story, but thanks to great fight scenes and a dynamite cast bringing life to great characters it turns into a great movie overall. Director: Steven Caple Jr. Summary: Under the tutelage of Rocky Balboa, light heavyweight contender Adonis Creed faces off against Viktor Drago, the son of Ivan Drago. We live[...]
Ivan Drago [Dolph Lundgren] Talks 'Creed II' Motivations, Revenge
Thanks to our friends over at JoBlo, we have a brand new Creed II featurette video featuring none other than Ivan Drago himself, Dolph Lundgren. Sylvester Stallone, who will return in the film as Rocky Balboa, makes an appearence in the video to discuss what Drago represents for both Balboa, and Michael B Jordan's Adonis Creed: "Drago represents[...]
First Trailer for Creed II Hits, Teases Son of Drago
We're not saying it's the son of Ivan Drago, but we already know it's the son of Drago. Life has become a balancing act for Adonis Creed Between personal obligations and training for his next big fight, he is up against the challenge of his life Facing an opponent with ties to his family's past only[...]
Sylvester Stallone Reveals Casting of [SPOILER]'s Son For Creed 2
There was also a mention of Adonis possibly  "face a different opponent, which I would say is a more ferocious, big Russian." Editorial credit: DFree / Shutterstock.com That brings us to Sly's post, because he announced the casting of Florian " Big Nasty" Munteanu as Ivan Drago's son.  Fans of the original Rocky films will no doubt recognize the name[...]