In the superhero sequel Kick-Ass 2, Kick-Ass (Aaron Taylor-Johnson), Hit-Girl (Chloe Moretz) and the rest of Justice Forever face their most imposing physical presence yet in Mother Russia, played by Russian bodybuilder Olga Kurkulina. Universal Pictures has released a new featurette where director Jeff Wadlow speaks out about the international casting search that took place to find the right person to play Mother Russia, and Mark Millar also talks about why he created the character in his comic book in the first place. We also hear from stars Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Chloe Moretz and Clark Duke who describe working with the bodybuilder-turned-actress in this upcoming sequel, arriving in theaters August 16.
Kick-Ass 2 was released August 16th, 2013 and stars Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Chloe Moretz, Morris Chestnut, Claudia Lee, Amy Anzel, Clark Duke, Augustus Prew, Mary Kitchen. The film is directed by Jeff Wadlow.