Kick-Ass 2 is a 2013 British-American superhero action comedy film based on the comic book of the same name and Hit-Girl, both by Mark Millarand John Romita, Jr., and is the sequel to the 2010 film Kick-Ass, as well as the second installment of the Kick-Ass film series. The film was written and directed by Jeff Wadlow and co-produced by Matthew Vaughn, who directed the first film. Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Christopher Mintz-Plasse andChloë Grace Moretz reprise their roles from the first film as Dave Lizewski, Chris D’Amico, and Mindy Macready respectively.
The film was released on 14 August 2013 in the United Kingdom and Ireland and on 16 August in the United States and Canada. Matthew Vaughn’s production company, Marv Films, produced the film alongside Universal Pictures.
Initial release: August 14, 2013 (United Kingdom, Republic of Ireland,Philippines)
Director: Jeff Wadlow
Running time: 103 minutes
Initial DVD release: December 17, 2013 (USA)
Screenplay: Jeff Wadlow