Talk about working under unique circumstances - Zendaya and John David Washington recently finished filming a secret movie titled Malcolm & Marie during the Covid-19 shutdown.
Deadline broke the news on Wednesday, July 8, reporting that Zendaya reached out to Euphoria creator Sam Levinson to write the project, after production on their HBO series was shut down in March due to the pandemic. The 23-year-old actress asked if the director would be able to write and direct a film during quarantine and Levinson had the draft ready six days later.
After Levinson secured Tenet star Washington for the role of Malcolm, filming took place between June 17 to July 2 at the Caterpillar House, described as an "environmentally conscious glass architectural marvel." The film's producers, which included Levinson's production partner and wife Ashley Levinson and Kevin Turin, worked closely with doctors, lawyers, WGA, DGA,