- KICK-ASS 2
According to Deadline, Robert Emms has joined the cast of Kick-Ass 2 with filming set to begin pretty soon. Emms will be playing the role of Insect Man, a policeman that becomes a superhero. He joins Kick-Ass as well as other superheroes in a JLA/Avengers-style group Justice Forever.
Omari Hardwick will not be returning in Kick-Ass 2, instead his role ‘the guardian’ for Chloe Moretz’ Hit Girl will be played by Morris Chestnut.
Adapting the Mark Millar and John Romita, Jr. comic, the sequel will be directed by Never Back Down helmer Jeff Wadlow and will feature a script by Matthew Vaughn and is set to be released in theaters June 28, 2013.