Grammer Plays Scrooge Again For Spoof

Kelsey Grammer will reprise the role of Ebenezer Scrooge for the indie satire “An American Carol,” directed by “Scary Movie 4” helmer David Zucker reports Variety.

Grammer previously played Scrooge in the NBC-Hallmark production of “A Christmas Carol” in 2004 and will play a modern-day Ebenezer in the new film, which lampoons contemporary American culture, particularly Hollywood.

Zucker penned the screenplay along with Myrna Sokoloff. Production is scheduled to start February 28 thin Los Angeles.