20th Century Fox has announced that Matthew Vaughn, director of Kick Ass, Layer Cake & Stardust, will be bringing X-Men: First Class to theatres June 3, 2011. That means the film will be cast, filmed, and ready for theatres within the next 9 months. It will be the origin story of Professor X & Magneto’s relationship, and include a young Cyclops, Marvel GIrl and more. Full story @ HollywoodReporter.
Although the Mark Millar’s “Kick Ass: Balls to the Wall” comic has yet to be released (2011), it has just been announced that his work will absolutely been turned into a feature film, set for realease in 2012. No word yet on if Kick Ass director Matthew Vaughn will be back (story above) but nothing is out of the question. In mean time if you havnt seen Kick Ass then go! Its in theatres NOW! Full story @ Kick Ass 2 going Balls to the Wall in 2012.