Turns outwas as underwhelmed with “ ” as the rest of us.
Talking to, the actress said she has no interest in doing a third “Kick-Ass” film after the way the second one was handled. Like many fans, it’s likely she wasn’t happy that Hit-Girl and fellow crime fighter Kick-Ass ( ) went from a sibling-like relationship to a romantic one.
Earlier this month, directortold he was planning a “reboot” of the comic-book-inspired series. And a Hit-Girl solo film that would feature either a younger or older version of the character. (Sounds like he already got the memo from Moretz.)
“I love the franchise, I think the first movie was really, really special,” the actress said at the Provincetown Film Festival in Massachusetts, “I wish the second one had been handled in a little bit of a different way. Because I think we were all kind of looking forward to something a little different than what happened with it all.”
She added, “As much as I love the character of Hit-Girl, I think she lives and survives in ‘Kick-Ass,’ and I kind of want to keep her there… So I don’t think there will be a ‘Kick-Ass 3,’ at least I don’t think with Hit-Girl in it.”
Given that Moretz also revealed she was, it sounds like making the sequel was a lousy experience all around.
The 21-year-old was in Provincetown to receive the festival’s Next Wave Award and to promote her film “.”
She appears next in Luca Guadagnino’s eagerly anticipated remake of horror classic “.”