THE SCREENING ROOM: Anna Kendrick Sings, Dances and Raps (Video)

By Carey Purcell
February 15, 2014

Anna Kendrick is seemingly everywhere these days. The star of the film "Drinking Buddies" recently wrapped production on Rob Marshall's "Into the Woods," where she plays Cinderella. Kendrick also stars in the film adaptation of Jason Robert Brown's musical The Last Five Years as the "shiksa goddess" Cathy.  



She has also appeared in the "Twilight" film series, "Scott Pilgrim vs. the World," "50/50" and "Pitch Perfect."

Kendrick, who received an Oscar nomination for her role in "Up in the Air," was a Tony nominee at age 12 for her role as Dinah in High Society and gave a memorable performance of "The Ladies Who Lunch" in the movie "Camp."

Click through to see some of Kendrick's musical moments.

"Camp" - "The Ladies Who Lunch"

Kendrick tears up the stage as the precocious Fritzi Wagner singing Sondheim's "The Ladies Who Lunch."

 

Anna Kendrick and Kristin Chenoweth Sing "For Good"

Kendrick and Chenoweth perform a duet at Trevor Live at the Hollywood Palladium.

 

"Cups"

Kendrick performs the hit song from "Pitch Perfect."

"No Diggity"

Kendrick shows off her rapping skills in the 2012 movie "Pitch Perfect," performing the song "No Diggity."

"Life Upon the Wicked Stage"

Kendrick gives a performance with the Kit Kat Girls for the concert "My Favorite Broadway - Leading Ladies."

"Pitch Perfect" - Final Performance

Kendrick sings "Don't You Forget About Me" with her onscreen a cappella group.

Anna Kendrick Goes K-Pop with F(x)

Kendrick joins a Korean pop group but struggles with the language and dance moves.

"Cups"

Kendrick gives an impromptu performance for David Letterman.

 

The Kennedy Center Honors

Kendrick salutes honoree Shirley MacLaine by singing "It's Not Where You Start, It's Where You Finish."