Independent Film To Be Shot At Marshall School In Duluth
Danny Glover, Denise Richards, and Cameron Seely will star in the upcoming independent film 'Christmas Break-in' and Marshall School in Duluth was selected as a set location.
Danny Glover has been acting since the late 1970's and is best known for his role as Roger Murtaugh in the 'Lethal Weapon' franchise, Denise Richards is known for roles in great 90's movies like 'Wild Things', 'Starship Troopers', and marrying Charlie Sheen, while Cameron Seely recently played Hugh Jackman's youngest daughter in 'The Greatest Showman'.
The film will center around Seely's energetic 9 year-old character, Izzy. Danny Glover will be playing the school janitor, here's the plot of 'Christmas Break-in':
Overscheduled and running late, Izzy’s parents can’t pick her up on-time the last day of school before Christmas break. A blizzard complicates the matter, but not as much as a pair of bad guys who are freezing in an ice cream truck. When the school's janitor is kidnapped by the intruders, it is up to Izzy to save the day.
According to a press release, after counseling with the, Minnesota Film and TV Commission, Snowbate, the Utah-based movie company Koan, Inc. chose Marshall school in Duluth. Executive producer Gil Aglaure wanted a school blanketed in snow. Naturally Duluth was the perfect fit.
Marshall School students, teachers, and parents will be serving as extras in the film. The movie will be shot at the school through several weeks in April, with an anticipated release date for early December 2018.