'Kick-Ass 2' appeared to take a kick to the stomach recently, when its biggest star Jim Carrey publicly disassociated himself
Coming off the back of a campaign victory - securing Citizenship in the secondary National Curriculum - I am reflecting on how success was achieved, the milestones reached and what ultimately lead to Michael Gove, Secretary of State for Education, safeguarding the subject as a programme of study at key stages 3 and 4.
Jim Carrey took to Twitter recently to announce he could "no longer support" his new film, Kick Ass 2, because of its high level of violence. Mr Carrey has a history of gun control advocacy: in the wake of the Sandy Hook massacre he spoke out in favour of increased gun control legislation.
News broke yesterday that Jim Carrey has withdrawn his support for Kick-Ass 2, saying that in the wake of the horrifying Sandy Hook elementary school shooting he "cannot support that level of violence". Carrey's new standpoint... could be seen as a problematic conflation of the real-life and the fictional.
Jim Carrey is refusing to be part of the promotion for his latest film, 'Kick-Ass 2', because of its violent content. In
Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels' Dumb And Dumber sequel has had the brakes put on it by Warner Bros who are dropping the film
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Jim Carrey is apparently back on board for the Dumb And Dumber sequel. The actor had dropped out of the planned follow-up
Michael Keaton's Batman suit and Jim Carrey's The Riddler costume are set to go under the hammer in Hollywood at an upcoming