Even though the prequel suffered a lot after it finally landed in theaters two years late last month, Matthew Vaughn remains extremely confident that the Kingsman franchise has more than enough gasoline in the tank to not only continue, but thrive.
Taron Egerton’s third outing as Eggsy is tentatively slated to begin production towards the end of the year, while Vaughn opened up about an episodic spin-off he was convinced to continue working on after watching the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Loki. In a stroke of coincidence, Secret service has made huge strides in the list of the most watched platform solo show Tom Hiddleston airing on.
According to FlixPatrol, the absurdly entertaining spy action jumped nearly 30 places on the Disney Plus charts in the space of 24 hours, after reaching the Top 10 in eight countries on two continents. Openly laughing at the convention, Secret service sought to deconstruct the espionage genre while paying homage to what came before it, an approach that has achieved considerable critical and commercial success.
Following The golden circle was a lower rehash, but the opening was a ridiculous breath of fresh air that instantly cemented Egerton as a star and turned Colin Firth into a badass, all in one fell swoop.