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Country Singer Trace Adkins Becoming Grim Reaper in 'American Carol'

April 2, 2008 (5:13 am) GMT
The singer of 'You're Gonna Miss This' has nailed the part of the Spirit of Christmas Future in the upcoming comedy movie by David Zucker, 'An American Carol'.

The country star is going to be a ghost in "", the satire comedy version of Charles Dickens' classic novel "A Christmas Carol". According to Hollywood Reporter, the 46-year-old singer is going to portray the Spirit of Christmas Future, who is also known as the Grim Reaper.

By playing the Reaper, Adkins will be starring opposite the film's star in the David Zucker's film. His character has been described as the one who help Grammer's character in avoiding a tragic end by using his musical talent. Aside from sharing the screen with Grammer, the "You're Gonna Miss This" hitmaker will also join , and , who are set to make cameo appearance in the film.

This film role won't be Adkins' first time experience appearing in the big screen. He has appeared in an indie horror film "Trailer Park of Terror", which is one of the Slamdance Film Festival's entries. Aside from having feature film role, he was also a contestant on "Celebrity Apprentice".

"Carol" is a film co-written and directed by the producer of "" David Zucker. Reportedly, the filming of the comedy movie has started in Los Angeles. The shooting is set to wrap up on April 15. The release date schedule has yet to be announced.

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