Kick-Ass 2 - Red Band Trailer

Kick-Ass 2 has premiered its first trailer online.

The superhero sequel, based on the comic book by Mark Millar and John Romita Jr, sees Aaron Taylor-Johnson's costumed vigilante continue his fight against crime and face off against a revenge-hungry Red Mist (Christopher Mintz-Plasse).

Chloe Moretz reprises her role as Hit-Girl in the superhero sequel, with Jim Carrey, Donald Faison & John Leguizamo joining in the crime fighting action. The sequel is written and directed by Jeff Wadlow.

Kick-Ass 2 will open on July 19 in the UK and August 16 in the US.