In the minute-long clip, Hit-Girl is seen pulling a Ferris Bueller and skipping school by faking an illness. The clip also features Morris Chestnut, who takes over the role of Sergeant Marcus Williams from Omari Hardwick.
The television campaign for Kick-Ass 2 just recently began. Kick-Ass 2 stars Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Chloë Grace Moretz, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Morris Chestnut, John Leguizamo, Donald Faison and Jim Carrey. Jeff Wadlow wrote the screenplay and directs the film. Wadlow took over for Kick-Ass director Matthew Vaughn, who shifts over to producing the film. Vaughn joins Tarquin Pack, Adam Bohling, David Reid, and Brad Pitt in sharing producing duties.
Kick-Ass, Hit Girl and Red Mist all return for the sequel to the 2010 film, Kick-Ass. After Kick-Ass’ (Aaron Taylor-Johnson) bravery featured in the first film, the vigilante hero has managed to inspire a new wave of masked vigilantes, led by Colonel Stars and Stripes (Jim Carrey).
The film is based on the Icon Comics series, Kick-Ass 2 and Hit-Girl, by Mark Millar and John Romita, Jr. Universal is set to release the film in August 16th of this year.