Vince Vaughn is set to cement his leading man status by reaching the $20 million (GBP11.8 million) mark for his starring role in upcoming movie Fred Claus.

The Mr And Mrs Smith actor will re-team with Wedding Crashers director David Dobkin for the holiday comedy.

The film revolves around Santa's black sheep brother, who heads back to the North Pole and gets a chance to redeem himself.

Vaughn will next be seen in THE BREAK UP starring opposite real-life girlfriend Jennifer Aniston.