Kevin Hart has been everywhere this past year with big box office films like Central Intelligence and comedy special Kevin Hart: What Now?, both of which left fans rolling with laughter.
Now, the comedian is in talks to play a very well-known, iconic character – Santa.
Hart is negotiating with Disney to star in Dashing Through The Snow, a Christmas comedy about a New York City detective who has a tense relationship with his son. The solution to the strained father-son union is Santa making the man believe in Christmas magic.
No director is currently attached to the project, but John Jacobs and Will Packer, who worked with Hart on a number of films, including The Wedding Ringer and Ride Along, are set to produce.
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Hart is currently filming Sony's Jumanji sequel with Jack Black and Dwayne Johnson. We hope he's not too busy for the role, because we have a feeling he'd make a pretty cool Santa.