Birthday: Dec 07, One of the major players in the "mumblecore" movement, Mark Duplass began his career directing, writing and acting in micro-budgeted short films with his brother in their apartment. The honest emotions and real, day-to-day struggles portrayed in their films resonated with a niche audience that continued to support them. For Mark, this support allowed for a transition to roles in major studio films and TV while continuing to stay active in the indie world.
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At the time, it was the second-priciest sale ever recorded in the trendy neighborhood. A striking concoction of concrete, redwood and glass, the 7,square-foot home was designed by Barbara Bestor, the architect behind the Beats Electronics headquarters in Culver City and the Nasty Gal headquarters in downtown Los Angeles. Her eye-catching style is on display throughout the two-story floor plan, which features custom wallpaper, colorful tile, gallery walls for art and sunny living spaces wrapped in warm wood. Five bedrooms, six bathrooms and an office complete the interior. Outside, the walled and gated grounds span a third of an acre with a swimming pool, spa, sauna and dining patio. Last year, he sold a Crestline, Calif.
As they say in Hollywood, it took brothers Mark and Jay Duplass a decade working in the film industry to become an overnight success. That seven-minute short film, "This is John," shows a man coming home and struggling to record the perfect voicemail message. It's remarkably painful to watch. Mark is the sole actor in the film, and his brother, Jay, is the director. This was our 1st one at Sundance:. Yet it launched the careers of the Duplass brothers, who have gone on to direct 10 feature films, create write, produce and direct — in various combinations multiple television shows and produce more than 40 movies, as well as act, Mark tells CNBC Make It.