Marriott Gets Into Movies With “Two Bellmen”

The Marriott hotel chain is getting into the movie business with “Spider-Man” and “Grimm” stuntmen William Spencer and Caine Sinclair cast in the lead roles in the company’s first short film “Two Bellmen”.

Produced by Marriott Content Studio, the company aims to reach more consumers though branded content. The story deals with two bellmen as they thwart a heist at a private art event. Jade Raybin penned the script.

Daniel ‘Malakai’ Cabrera will direct the project and co-wrote the script with Jade Raybin. Henry Simmons (“Agents of SHIELD”), Miles Brown (“Black-ish”), Sophina Brown (“The Good Wife”), Josue Figueroa (“Step UP: Revolution”), Josue Antonio (the “Step Up” franchise), Taryn Southern (“The Single Life”) and Stephen Boss (“So You Think You Can Dance”) also star.

Set primarily around the downtown Los Angeles JW Marriott, filming is slated to begin on January 5th and will run for a week. A theatrical and VOD release is planned.

Source: Variety