How Much Did Gabriel Rosado Earn in Hollywood Movie Creed and Netflix Series Kingdom?

Published 11/13/2021, 12:06 AM EST
LAS VEGAS, NV – APRIL 03: Boxer Gabriel Rosado gestures as he steps on the scale during the BKB 2 weigh-in at the Mandalay Bay Events Center on April 3, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Rosado will be defending his middleweight title when meets Curtis Stevens on April 4. (Photo by David Becker/Getty Images for DIRECTV)


Gabriel Rosado is one of the most debatable boxers of recent times. His career hasn’t been the best, nor his resume has remained super attractive. However, there’s something about Rosado that captivates hardcore fans towards him. As famous for his boxing skills, Rosado is equally known for his acting prowess.

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That said, a proper movie buff cannot forget his role in Creed and Netflix series, Kingdom.

Talking about ‘King’s role in Creed, this film came out in 2015. In this movie, Rosado played the role of a light heavyweight boxer, Leo ‘The Lion’ Sporino. In this character, ‘King’ served as an opponent to Adonis Creed, played by the great Michael B. Jordan.

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Rosado, with his deadly looks and overall persona, managed to stun countless boxing and movie lovers with this role.

The Philadelphia boxer bagged another role, and that was in series, Kingdom. Rosado moved to LA to become to pursue his love for acting. That said, he got some sound attention around himself in roles in some of the best films and series.

In the Kingdom series, R0sado has a role alongside Nick Jonas and he briefed the media on the same. As the character of Vargas, he had an intense fight scene in this series.

Rosado got immense applause for his roles. However, there’s no information on how much he earned in Creed and Kingdom.

Also, right after his work in the acting vertical, ‘King’ shifted his attention to his professional boxing stint.

Rosado’s career has been full of trials, but one thing that has kept him going so long is his attitude to be the best.

Gabriel Rosado – The all-round star

Not a lot of boxers manage to keep their boxing stints active, alongside having some sublime work in any other space.

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LAS VEGAS, NV – APRIL 02: BKB middleweight champion Gabriel Rosado attends the BKB 2 prefight news conference at the Mandalay Bay Events Center on April 2, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Rosado will be defending his title against Curtis Stevens on April 4. (Photo by David Becker/Getty Images for DIRECTV)

However, Rosado, who showed his multi-tasking abilities, found success in both.

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The 35-year-old still has the same hunger to be the best and there’s no stopping for him by any means. It’ll be interesting to see if he gets another role in any film or series to fulfill his love for acting.

Did you like Rosado’s role in Creed and Kingdom?

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Prathamesh Singh Chauhan

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Prathamesh Singh Chauhan is a Boxing Author at EssentiallySports. He is a graduate from the International Institute of Sports Management who combines his love for sports, particularly combat sports, and his flair for writing and analysis to help him in his day-to-day work. He has prior professional experience with sporting organizations such as Star Sports, Khelo India, and NBA.

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