Ludacris, newest edition to Fred Claus

Source: The Hollywood Reporter

Rapper-sometimes-actor Chris “Ludacris” Bridges has joined the cast of the Warner Bros. Pictures’ Vince Vaughn comedy Fred Claus.

David Dobkin (of Wedding Crashers fame) is directing the film, which stars Vaughn as Santa’s loser brother living in New York who returns home to the North Pole and almost ruins Christmas. Ludacris will play an angry elf.

Paul Giamatti, Kevin Spacey, John Michael Higgins and Elizabeth Banks also are in the cast.