Malcolm and Marie Updates: Netflix has announced an awards season on Feb. 5 for Sam Levinson’s show “Malcolm and Marie,” featuring John David Washington and Zendaya.
Netflix is additionally arranging an Academy Awards campaign for the highly contrasting film, which it purchased for $30 million during the Toronto International Film Festival in September following a screening.
“Malcolm and Marie” features Washington as a filmmaker and Zendaya as his better half, with the film centers on their get back from a film debut and a conversation about their past connections. It’s a black-and-white film.
In September, the production team expressed their struggles of gaining approval of Hollywood unions and shooting the film by keeping the set in compliance with all the Covid-19 protocols. The film was shot at Feldman Architecture’s Caterpillar House in Carmel, Calif.
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Levinson is the man behind the script, production and sat on the director’s chair too.
Zendaya and Washington are executive producers, as is rapper Kid Cudi and Yariv Milchan.
Levinson is known for his HBO series, “Euphoria”. Zendaya also has previously worked with Levinson in the HBO series. Her performance even won her the Emmy for best lead actress in a drama this year.Image Source: Variety
Euphoria tells the story of a group of high school students as they grow up experiencing sex, drugs, relationships, love, and self-identity. Zendaya’s character especially goes through a rough trauma in this series.
John David Washington is exploring a wide range of projects. He played the lead in Nolan’s recent project ” Tenet”. Tenet has received critical acclaim and praise all around the globe. “Malcolm & Marie” was also produced by Kevin Turner and Ashley Levinson of Little Lamb Productions.
Sam Levinson said at the hour of the deal that he is so appreciative to this cast and group, a large number of whom are his ‘Happiness’ family, for meeting up during such dubious occasions.
They felt advantaged to have the option to make this film together and they did as such with a ton of affection. They are totally excited that it has wound up with Netflix which is unmatched in permitting movie producers the opportunity to recount their accounts that contact crowds everywhere in the world.