Pitch Perfect actress Anna Kendrick is set to play female “Santa Claus” according to Variety. Upcoming movie featuring Anna as female Santa is a Disney movie written and directed by Marc Lawrence. The story features Anna as Santa’s daughter and she takes over the family business after her father’s retirement. Lawrence last directed Hugh Grant comedy The Rewrite. Kendrick is about to shoot Pitch Perfect 3. Claus’s daughter is less of a folkloric figure than his spouse, but she has been present in Christmas literature for more than 100 years.