Anna Kendrick To Play Santa’s Daughter

Anna Kendrick is in talks to star in an untitled Santa Claus film currently in the works at Disney Pictures.

“Miss Congeniality” scribe and “The Rewrite” writer/director Marc Lawrence penned the film which revolves around Santa’s daughter. The young woman is forced to take over the family business when her father decides to retire and her brother ends up getting cold feet prior to his first big Christmas Eve flight.

Currently going by the working title “Nicole,” Lawrence is slated to direct the film which Susanne Todd is producing. Kendrick is about to start filming “Pitch Perfect 3” which will open in December.

Source: Variety