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Get your bespoke suits ready, Kingsman 2 is officially coming

The hit comic book movie Kingsman The Secret Service is getting a sequel due out in 2017. Director Matthew Vaughn may return to helm the picture and star Taron Egerton is set to reprise his role as Eggsy.

hollywood Updated: Oct 22, 2015 15:23 IST
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Manners maketh man, says Colin Firth.

The sequel to this year’s hit comic book movie Kingsman: The Secret Service is officially a go, announced 20th Century Fox. It will arrive on June 16, 2017.

On the aforementioned date, the sequel to Kingsman: The Secret Service will compete against animated movie Cars 3, reports

It was previously revealed that actor Taron Egerton had a scheduling issue because he had to shoot Robin Hood: Origins in February.

Lionsgate compromised its plan and decided to start filming the Robin Hood reboot after Kingsman 2 wraps production.

Egerton is the only confirmed cast member so far. Meanwhile, Colin Firth is rumoured to reprise his role as agent Harry Hart despite the fact that - spoiler alert - his character was killed at the end of the first film.

Watch that incredible church fight scene from the first movie here

Matthew Vaughn is currently writing the screenplay of the Kingsman sequel, which he previously revealed would feature an American version of the British Kingsman agency.

Comic book creator Mark Millar has strongly suggested that Vaughn will also return as director, but it has yet to be confirmed.

Check out our review of Kingsman here

First Published: Oct 22, 2015 15:22 IST