Cedric Directs Pulaski Jones

Cedric the Entertainer is set to make his directorial debut with the indie comedy “Chicago Pulaski Jones” says The Hollywood Reporter.

Penned by Kel Mitchell and Janis Woody, it centers around a young championship dancer, Jones, who heads to the big city for his shot at superstardom.

On the day he arrives, his uncle is murdered, leaving Jones to avenge his uncle’s death vigilante style and alone.

Kel Mitchell, Tommy Davidson and Gary Sturgis also star. The film began production Tuesday in Los Angeles.