THE MARCUS BROS. were destined to be in the arts. Their great-grandfather was in Vaudeville, their grandmother and mother are both singers, their father is an abstract painter, one uncle was a filmmaker and the other is an actor. In middle school and high school the Marcus Bros produced, directed and acted in over 50 theatrical productions, but once they made their first short film they never looked back. At NYU Film School The Marcus Bros. wrote, produced and directed So you like this girl?. The movie won Best Picture, Best Cinematography and a special Acting Ensemble Award created in honor of the Marcus Bros Film at NYU's Tisch School for the Arts Film Festival. Adam Marcus then went on to direct New Line Cinema's Jason Goes to Hell, the #1 horror film of that year which Kipp co-starred in. Adam also wrote the feature Virgin for Paramount. Meanwhile, Kipp won the Young Playwrights of New England award for Best Play.
Kipp wrote, produced and starred in and Adam directed the indie film LET IT SNOW (a.k.a. Snow Days) which was an Official Selection at the 2000 Sundance Film Festival. For writing the screenplay, Kipp received Best Writer at AFI's Los Angeles International Film Festival sponsored by the Writer's Guild of America where it also won Best Editing. LET IT SNOW marks the Marcus Bros. first independent feature and will be distributed in over 20 countries worldwide. Currently the Bros. are under contract at Warner Bros. Television to create, produce, direct & star in a television series inspired by their film LET IT SNOW with the Executive Producer of Friends, Kevin Bright They also have a deal at Ron Howard's Imagine Entertainment to create a drama for television as well.
Note: This profile was written in or before 2003.
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