We’ve been falling in love with Anna Kendrick for almost a decade now, via her role as Jessica in The Twilight Saga, as Scott’s sister Stacey in Scott Pilgrim vs. The World, our protagonist Beca in Pitch Perfect and Cinderella in Into the Woods. In the grand scale of cinema, her journey is far from over.
Over the next 18 months, the 31-year-old all singing, sometimes dancing actress has another four blockbuster bonanzas on the way, which you can read all about below:
1. The Accountant
Who else stars? Ben Affleck, Jon Bernthal, J.K. Simmons
What’s it about? This upcoming thriller surrounds a talented number-cruncher by the name of Christian Wolff (Affleck) who works as a CPA agent by day and a forensic accountant for criminal organizations by night. When a treasury agent starts to sniff out his crimes, a chase ensues as the body count begins to rise.
Release date: October 14, 2016
Who else stars? Zooey Deschanel, Justin Timberlake, James Corden
What’s it about? Kendrick plays Princess Poppy, a giddy soul who embarks on a quest to save Troll Town from the Bergens with the help of grumpy troll survivalist by the name of Branch (Timberlake).
Release date: November 4, 2016
3. Table 19
Who else stars? Amanda Crew, Lisa Kudrow, Wyatt Russell
What’s it about? Starring as the ex-maid of honor, Kendrick’s character is relieved of her wedding duties after being harshly dumped via text by the best man, but for whatever reason still attends the wedding. She’s seated with five “random” guests at table 19 and the movie revolves about the embarrassing antics that ensue.
Release date: January 20, 2017
4. Pitch Perfect 3
Character: Beca Mitchell
Who else stars? Alexis Knapp, Hailee Steinfeld, Elizabeth Banks, Rebel Wilson
What’s it about? As the release date is so far away — — the movie deets are still being heavily guarded by Universal, but we do know it’ll probably be Christmas themed, thanks to a heavy hint from the studio:
“Get ready to have a Merry Pitchmas.”
Release date: Dec. 22, 2017
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