Mary Anne Creed is a character from the Rocky movies. She is the wife of boxing heavyweight champion Apollo Creed. When Rocky Balboa defeated Apollo in the ring, he befriended both Apollo and Mary Anne. Sadly, Apollo died in the ring fighting Russian heavyweight champion Ivan Drago. Apollo had a son with another woman, Adonis, that Mary Anne decided to raise as her son after Apollo's death. Years later, an older Adonis decides to become a boxer himself. Mary Anne was iniatially against Adonis' decision, but then changed her mind and fully supported Adonis,and cheered for him when he lasted a full fight against the British medium-heavyweight champion, Ricky Conlan.