Kid Cudi joins action-thriller film ‘Silent Night’
american rapper Scott Mescudicommonly known by his stage name Kid Cudi, recently joined the cast of the action-thriller movie “Silent Night.”
Mescudi will play a detective named Dennis Vassel. He is expected to play alongside Joel Kinnaman, Harold Torres and Catalina Sandino Moreno.
“Silent Night” centers on Godlock (Kinnaman), a father on a mission to avenge his young son who was tragically caught in the crossfire of gang violence on Christmas Eve. Shot and nearly killed while pursuing the murderers, Godlock swears to avenge his son.
The film is directed by iconic action filmmaker John Woo from a script written by Robert Lynn.
Basil Iwanyk and Erica Lee are producing for Thunder Road, with Christian Mercuri for Capstone and Lori Tilkin for A Better Tomorrow Films. Capstone’s David Haring, Joe Gatta and Ruzanna Kegeyan serve as executive producers alongside Mike Gabrawy and Will Flynn for Thunder Road.
“Silent Night” is currently in production in Mexico City.
Additionally, Kid Cudi has several projects in the works, including upcoming movies: Netflix’s “Teddy,” “Crater,” Brittany Snow’s feature directorial debut on September 17, and the film adaptation of the novel by 2020 coming of age, “Real Life”.
“Teddy” will not only see the musician in the director’s chair for the first time, but also on screen starring in the film and co-writing its screenplay.