Elton John confirmed for role in Kingsman: The Secret Service sequel
Elton John has joined the cast of the sequel to Kingsman: The Secret Service, which is titled Kingsman: The Golden Circle.
The iconic singer had been strongly linked with a role, but the movie's official Twitter account has now confirmed he is onboard for the sequel.
Kingsman: The Secret Service starred newcomer Taron Egerton, Colin Firth and Samuel L. Jackson as the movie's villain. It told the story of Eggsy, a part-time ne'er-do-well and full-time loud mouth who looks all set for a life of petty crime until he is offered the chance to try out to become a Kingsman, a highly secretive, but extremely badass set of super spies, who step in to prevent international calamities.
In the sequel Julianne Moore will take over as the key villain, Pedro Pascal, Channing Tatum and Halle Berry have already been cast in key roles, while Mark Strong is back to reprise his role.
The sequel to Kingsman: The Secret Service will be released in July 2017. You can order the first movie from our online store on the right-hand side of the page.