Who on earth would think of , alias Jesus Quintana of The Big Lebowski fame, as a gigolo?
Why the man himself of course! Not only that: the actor, who also wrote, produced and directed Fading Gigolo, cast highly attractive lady folk as his customers: , and . Well... why shouldn't he!
The New York City- set comedy centers on a penniless writer (Turturro) who becomes the titular gigolo in order to get some cash - and turns out to be surprisingly succesful. All the while a good friend of his is extremely helpful in his man-whoring endeavors and becomes his pimp. This man is played by .
Watch the trailer for Fading Gigolo below:
Fading Gigolo premieres at the Toronto Film Festival 2013 in September.