'SEXTUPLETS' STARRING MARLON WAYANS TO START FILMING SOON FOR NETFLIX
The “Naked” Star Will Play All Six Leading Roles in the Film
- SYNOPSIS: SEXTUPLETS tells the story of Alan (Marlon Wayans), a man embarking on a personal journey to meet his birth mother before the arrival of his first child. When Alan meets his brother, Russell, he discovers that he was born a sextuplet and decides to seek out his four other siblings (all played by Wayans). Together, the two brothers set out on a road trip to track down the rest of the family that they've never known, and Alan quickly realizes he may have gotten more than he bargained for.
- QUOTE FROM MARLON WAYANS: “Excited to be in business with Netflix on yet another project. I love how they embrace comedy and diversity. I am looking forward to doing the thing I love most... comedy.”
- QUOTE FROM RICK ALVAREZ: “Ever since we received the script from Nathan Reimann, Marlon and I have considered this movie a labor of love. Couldn’t be happier to team up once again with Mike Tiddes and Netflix.”
- PRODUCERS: Marlon Wayans and Rick Alvarez ("White Chicks", "Naked") and Nathan Reimann
- DIRECTOR: Michael Tiddes ("A Haunted House", "Naked")
- WRITER: Mike Glock (“Return of the Mac”), Rick Alvarez and Marlon Wayans
- CAST: Marlon Wayans (“Woke-ish”, “Marlon”, “Naked”), Bresha Webb (“Marlon”)
- Netflix previously partnered with Wayans, Alvarez and Tiddes on “Naked”, a remake of the 2000 Swedish film “Naken”.
- Principal photography is scheduled to being in September in Atlanta. Netflix will release the film globally in 2019.