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Two weeks ago, it was reported that Universal Pictures was in talks with Jim Carrey to play Colonel Stars in Kick-Ass 2 . While the studio hasn't confirmed the casting, director Jeff Wadlow ( Never Back Down ) first hinted on Twitter that it was a done deal. On September 1st, he posted: "6 days till we start shooting... and we officially have our Colonel. Alrighty f'n then!" Creator Mark Millar has followed that up with this post on his Forums about the casting: Matthew Vaughn, Jeff Wadlow and I did a conference call with Jim a couple of weeks back and we've been itching to talk about this ever since because the energy Jim's going to bring to Colonel Stars has me buzzing as much as Nic Cage with Big Daddy. You have to remember that Big Daddy's role »

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