Anna Kendrick in Talks to Play Female Santa Claus in Disney's Movie
You better not cry because female Santa Claus might be coming to town. The actress is reportedly in talks to star in Disney’s upcoming Christmas movie produced by Susanne Todd.
The movie, tentatively titled “”, is about Santa’s daughter (Kendrick) who is forced to replace her father and take over the family business as the father decides to retire while her brother gets cold feet right before his big Santa debut, reports.
Marc Lawrence is attached to direct as well as to write the script. This movie will mark Lawrence’s comeback as a director since ‘s “”, which was released in 2015.
“Nicole” is reportedly not going to be a musical movie. However, it won’t lessen the possibility of Kendrick parading her singing skills in the movie.
The actress who recently starred in “” is familiar with Disney’s movie as she has starred in “”, in which she portrays Cinderella. Her recent movie gigs also include “”, “” and DreamWorks Animation’s “”. She additionally published a collection of essays titled “Scrappy Litle Nobody” last November. Kendrick is set to return for “”, which is expected to premiere next December.