Former "All My Children" and "Fruitvale Station" actor <strong>Michael B. Jordan</strong> has been cast in the lead role opposite <strong>Sylvester Stallone</strong> in the newest chapter in the "Rocky" franchise entitled "Creed," which is set to begin shooting this month in Philadelphia.

According to Deadline.com, Jordan is currently in talks to join the cast of Marvel's "Fantastic Four" as Johnny Storm AKA The Human Torch. Also in talks for the principal characters are Kate Mara ("House of Cards"), Jamie Bell ("Billy Elliot"), and Jordan's "That Awkward Moment" co-star Miles Teller.