Anna Kendrick was seen working over the Thanksgiving weekend in Vancouver, Canada. But she was surprised by boyfriend Ben Richardson on set!
The Canadian Thanksgiving holiday is earlier in the month than the US one and Anna looked happy to see Ben on set as she outstretched her arms before they held hands on the ice during a break between filming.
Who is Anna Kendrick’s Boyfriend Ben Richardson?
Ben Richardson is a British cinematographer known for his work on Beasts of the Southern Wild and The Fault in Our Stars. In fact Ben won an Excellence in Cinematography Award at the 2012 Sundance Film Festival for his work on Beasts of the Southern Wild.
He began dating Anna Kendric back in 2014. They both worked on the movies Drinking Buddies (2013) and Happy Christmas (2014) with Ben Richardson in charge of cinematography.
Anna Kendrick returned to filming the Christmas comedy Noelle in downtown Vancouver at Robson Square Ice Rink and was seen dressed head to toe in a festive outfit during the action scene on the ice.
Anna plays Nicole Claus, the daughter of Santa Claus and has to take over the family business after her brother, played by actor Bill Hader, pulls out of his obligations.
The Disney film is set in Phoenix and is due to hit the screens around Christmas, 2019. Anna Kendrick filmed scenes earlier in the week where she lay flat on an ice skating arena during filming.
Anna was seen picking herself up on an ice skating ring during the scene as skaters whizzed past her, check out more pictures below:
The Disney movie also stars SNL’s Bill Hader as Nicole’s brother and Shirley MacLaine who plays Nicole’s nanny ‘Elf Polly’.
The plot revolves around Anna who plays Santa Claus’ daughter Nicole, taking over the family business after her father retires.
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Anna was earlier spotted filming scenes where she ran out of a building and chatted with her co-star Ben, during Christmas scenes filmed in Gas Town, Vancouver, Canada. Check out our YouTube Channel for more Behind-The-Scenes Video.
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