Ice Cube’s ‘Fist Fight’ Adds Chanel Celaya

Chanel Celaya has rounded out the cast of the New Line comedy “Fist Fight” starring Ice Cube and Charlie Day, sources tell Variety.

Christina Hendricks, Tracy Morgan, Jillian Bell and “Breaking Bad’s” Dean Norris are also on board to star.

Richie Keen is directing the pic, which follows two teachers (Cube and Day) who work in a broken-down school system and wind up in a fist fight with each other. The script was written by Evan Susser and Van Robichaux.

Celaya will play Katie, a fellow teacher at the school.

Shawn Levy is producing with Max Greenfield and John Rickard, while Day is executive producing with Dan Cohen, Marty Ewing and Billy Rosenberg. Production starts this month in Atlanta.

Celaya’s past credits include “21 Jump Street” and “Transformers: Age of Extinction.” She most recently appeared in ABC Family pilot “Unstrung.”

She is repped by ICM Partners, Sanka Entertainment and Sloane, Offer, Weber & Dern.

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