There will be SPOILERS for Kingsman: The Secret Service below, so if you haven't seen the movie yet, read on at your own risk. Although it opened on the same weekend as box office juggernaut Fifty Shades of Grey, 20th Century Fox's action-thriller Kingsman: The Secret Service still held its own, pulling in $128.2 million domestic and $412.1 million worldwide during its impressive theatrical run. The studio gave the green light for a follow-up, Kingsman 2, back in April, with director Matthew Vaughn and writer Jane Goldman currently working on the sequel script.
It isn't known if stars Sofia Boutella, Sophie Cookson, Mark Strong and Michael Caine will be back for the sequel either, but we'll keep you posted as soon as more updates come in. Do you think that Kingsman 2 should bring Colin Firth's Harry Hart back? Or would you rather see Taron Egerton's Eggsy strike out into the spy world on his own?Read More
Be warned, if you didn't watch Kingsman: The Secret Service this weekend, there will be a BIG SPOILER below, so read on at your own risk. Even though the adaptation of Mark Millar's comic book came in second place to box office juggernaut Fifty Shades of Grey, Kingsman: The Secret Service still took in an impressive $35.6 million over the weekend. While a sequel hasn't been officially green lit by 20th Century Fox yet, writer-director Matthew Vaughn revealed in an interview with USA Today that Colin Firth's Harry Hart may still come back for the follow-up. The SPOILERS begin now, so here's your last chance to stop reading.
While we have no official word on whether or not Kingsman 2 is actually happening, Matthew Vaughn certainly seems to be trying to bring this project to life. It remains unclear if he will be back to direct or write the sequel at this time, but given the early box office success of Kingsman: The Secret Service, the sequel could become a top priority for 20th Century Fox. Would you like to see Colin Firth's Harry Hart come back? Or would you rather see Taron Egerton's Eggsy be the main focus? Let us know what you think, and stay tuned for more updates on Kingsman 2.Read More
Kingsman: The Secret Service, which is based upon the acclaimed comic book and directed by Matthew Vaughn, tells the story of a super-secret spy organization that recruits an unrefined but promising street kid into the agency's ultra-competitive training program just as a global threat emerges from a twisted tech genius. 20th Century Fox has released a clip and a new TV spot, both of which showcase some of the impressive weapons used by this underground operation.
Colin Firth's Galahad shows off the Kingsman's impressive and extensive weapons cache to young recruit Eggsy (Taron Egerton), who is beyond impressed with the tools being laid out in front of him. The duo go over the definition of Oxford in terms of shoes, and how this expensive footwear helps make the man. They then take a look at a unique umbrella weapon, which Eggsy has already seen deployed in a fight, and the standard issue pistol that every Secret Serviceman receives upon completion of his training. Finally, they practice the formal greeting of the 'German Aristocrat', which reveals a quit cleverly hidden knife.Read More
20th Century Fox is excited to share 4 new Domestic Character Posters for their upcoming film Kingsman: The Secret Service. Meet the main cast of characters from this action-adventure based on the popular comic book series from Kick-Ass creator Mark Millar. Featured are Colin Firth, Samuel L. Jackson, newcomer Taron Egerton and the adorable dog.
From director Matthew Vaughn (Kick Ass, X-Men First Class), Kingsman: The Secret Service tells the story of a super-secret spy organization. Harry Hart (Colin Firth) is tasked with recruiting an unrefined but promising street kid (Taron Egerton) into the agency's ultra-competitive training program just as a global threat emerges from a twisted tech genius. Will they be able to turn Gary 'Eggsy' Unwin from a gangsta wannabe into a true cold blooded killer? Or will evil get the upper-hand?Read More
Comic-Con 2014 is full of upcoming comic book adaptations, but one of the more unique movies based on an existing title may be Mark Millar's Kingsman: The Secret Service, which finds a rough and tumble street kid being groomed for a super-secret spy organization. Kingsman showed up at Hall H, and we have interview with the entire cast, including Samuel L. Jackson, Colin Firth, Taron Egerton, Sophie Cookson, writer Dave Gibbons and creator Mark Millar all making an appearance on the convention floor.
Kingsman: The Secret Service tells the story of a super-secret spy organization that recruits an unrefined but promising street kid into the agency's ultra-competitive training program just as a global threat emerges from a twisted tech genius.Read More
Exactly one month after Colin Firth parted ways with The Weinstein Company's live-action/CGI hybrid project Paddington, the studio has brought in Ben Whishaw (Skyfall) to replace him.
Colin Firth's departure from the project was amicable, revealing in a statement last month that the bear, "simply doesn't have my voice." The project is still on track to make its December 25 domestic release date, although there may be a bit more of a time crunch for its international release, since Paddington is scheduled to open in the U.K. on November 28, which is just over four months away.Read More