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Jim Carrey decision 'surprised' Kick-Ass 2 director

14 August 2013 Last updated at 11:55 BST

The director of comic book movie Kick-Ass 2, Jeff Wadlow, has said he and the rest of the cast were "surprised" after actor Jim Carrey pulled out of being part of the promotional tour for the film.

Carrey, who plays a vigilante, said on Twitter that he could no longer support the project following the Sandy Hook school massacre.

Jeff Wadlow was talking to Newsbeat's Entertainment Reporter Chi Chi Izundu.

Kick-Ass 2 is in cinema's from Wednesday.

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