Kingsman: The Golden Circle is a 2017 action spy comedy film co-produced and directed by Matthew Vaughn and written by Vaughn and Jane Goldman. It is a sequel to Kingsman: The Secret Service (2014), which is based on the comic book series Kingsman, created by Dave Gibbons and Mark Millar. The film features Colin Firth, Taron Egerton, Mark Strong, Edward Holcroft and Sophie Cookson reprising their roles from the first film, with Julianne Moore, Halle Berry, Pedro Pascal, Elton John, Channing Tatum and Jeff Bridges joining the cast. The plot follows the Kingsman needs to team up with their American counterparts, the Statesman, after the world is held hostage by a new threat.
The Golden Circle premiered in London on 18 September 2017 and is scheduled to be released in the United Kingdom on 20 September 2017 and 22 September in the United States, in IMAX. It received mixed reviews from critics, with the use of new characters and over-stylized action being met with a polarized reception, and the 141 minute runtime being criticized.