Watch Michael B. Jordan break down ‘Rocky’ history before you see ‘Creed II’

'Creed II' hits theaters November 21.

Michael B. Jordan
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It’s almost time for Michael B. Jordan to return to the big screen in Creed II and the actor took some time to recap several iconic Rocky films to get you all caught up on his character’s background.

While some folks are well-versed in the history of ‘Rocky Balboa’ others are newbies who have been drawn in by the talents of Michael B. Jordan and Ryan Coogler, who directed the first Creed film.

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Either way, #Bae has all the info you need to understand what’s at stake for ‘Adonis Creed’ in the sequel that’s sure to provide many bare-chested moment from our favorite leading man. 

Peep the official synopsis:

“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 intensifies his impending battle in the ring. Rocky Balboa is there by his side through it all and, together, Rocky and Adonis will confront their shared legacy, question what’s worth fighting for, and discover that nothing’s more important than family. Creed II is about going back to basics to rediscover what made you a champion in the first place, and remembering that, no matter where you go, you can’t escape your history.”

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If you’re not familiar with Rocky’s history with Apollo Creed (Adonis’ father) or you forgot a few of the details, Michael B. Jordan’s refresher is exactly what you need to watch right now.

Check it out:

Creed II hits theaters on November 21.