Michael B. Jordan is currently preparing for the upcoming release of his new anime series gen: LOCK on Jan. 26. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com In case you haven't heard, Michael B. Jordan is accompanied by a star-studded cast including Dakota Fanning, Maisie Williams, David Tennant, Asia Kate Dillon, Golshifteh Farahani, and Kōichi Yamadera. But before the Rooster Teeth web series hits your computer screens, gen: LOCK's creator Gray G. Haddock sat down with Michael, about his ongoing love affair with anime. video-player.buzzfeed.com During the interview, the 31-year-old actor revealed just how much anime has impacted his work, by sharing how it influenced him while filming Creed 2. Barry Wetcher / Metro Goldwyn Mayer Pictures / Warner Bros. Pictures "I think there was a moment in Creed 2 actually, during my training montage, where I fall on the ground and kind of get up." Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Metro Goldwyn Mayer Pictures / Warner Bros. Pictures "It was like that legendary Goku/Gohan kinda getup. Like when Gohan had that dead arm when he was fighting Cell, and he had a dead arm down, kind of getting up." Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Funimation "That was definitely motivated by anime for me." John Lamparski / Getty Images Well anime fans are in luck, because Michael ensures his new series will have "action sequences and fight sequences that you haven't really seen before." Remy Steiner / Getty Images / Via Rooster Teeth Be sure to check out gen: LOCK when it premieres on Rooster Teeth on Jan. 26.