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Filmmaker Matthew Vaughn’s cinematic adaptation of Mark Millar and John Romita Jr.’s subversive Kick-Ass comic book turned controversy into $ucce$$, ensuring a followup would eventually be made. That sequel has former up-and-comers turned stars Aaron Johnson and Chloë Grace Moretz returning as the no-longer deluded masked vigilante Kick-Ass and under-age Hit-Girl, respectively.

Kick-Ass 2 also includes new cast additions Donald Faison (Scrubs) and (faded?) comedy superstar Jim Carrey, among others . We have the first image showing a meeting between Johnson and Carrey as Colonel Stars and Stripes, following set photos leaked last fall that offer a blurry tease of Carrey in costume.

Vaughn handed over Kick-Ass sequel co-writing and directing duties to Jeff Wadlow (Never Back Down), in order to work on X-Men: Days of Future Past; ironically, that didn’t pan out and resulted in ...

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