CHARACTER DEVELOPMENT ARTWORK
ANDREW LEMAY - FILMMAKER / WRITER / PRODUCER / CONSULTANT
After 40 years, ROCKY and STARWARS are two of the oldest franchises today. But where ROCKY is centralized around Balboa's Philadelphia, STARWARS has a multitude of characters from which it draws stories, furthering the lore behind the Skywalker family. Not only film, but television, print, and multimedia platforms help to enrich the STARWARS brand beyond one location.
With Spiderman: Homecoming, Marvel used established characters as supporting cast (Iron Man, Captain America, Happy Hogan, Pepper Pots) to help crossover their cinematic universe. Although the actors weren't in the lead, Marvel’s continuously interconnected storylines strengthen fan loyalty by building incremental character development across multiple film encounters.
With America’s current political climate as the backdrop, DRAGO is the ambitious screenplay MGM needs to create a successful worldwide ROCKY Universe! Bringing Ivan Drago back as an anti-hero lead sets up beloved character spinoffs, while creating new roles to expand. If you want to see the legend of Rocky Balboa continue far into the future
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