Date: 5th September 2012
Jim Carrey is The Colonel. After rumors have been circulating for some time, the star has officially joined the cast of "Kick-Ass 2: Balls to the Wall."
Director Jeff Wadlow tweeted the official news, saying, "6 days till we start shooting... And we officially have our Colonel. Alrighty f'n then!" Carrey will play The Colonel, a new superhero who helps lift the spirits of good guys Kick-Ass (Aaron Johnson) and Hit-Girl (Chloe Moretz) in the fight against crime. Christopher Mintz-Plasse and Nicolas Cage are also returning for the sequel. Matthew Vaughn ("X-Men: First class"), the original's director, will produce this time.
Source: Press Release