Chris Rock Set To Direct New Project


Comedian and filmmaker Chris Rock is gearing up to begin work on a project called “Finally Famous.” It tells the story of a movie star who is desperate to reinvent himself as a serious actor.

The script was written by Rock, and apart from directing he will also star in the film. Since 2007, this will be Rock’s first time directing, he last did work on “I Think I Love My Wife” and a documentary “Good Hair” which he played the starring role.

In other news, “Deception” star Meagan Good has joined the cast of the “Anchorman” sequel, “Anchorman: The Legend Continues.” Good will take on the role of Will Ferrell’s boss in the film which also stars Steve Carrell, Christina Applegate, Paul Rudd and Kristin Wiig.

Both films are set for release in 2014.