John Turturro’s “Large Lebowski” spinoff is lastly, truly rolling into manufacturing.
“Jesus Rolls” revolves round “that creep” bowler Jesus Quintana, performed by Turturro, whose iconic efficiency has equally delighted and repelled “Lebowski” followers for many years. Now, we lastly have a (tough) launch date for early 2020 — and a solid that includes simply the kind of droll, witty character actors you’d count on to comply with up the Coen brothers’ fabled 1998 comedy.
The story, initially titled “Going Locations,” follows three oddballs whose misguided antics lead them into bother with the legislation after a run-in with a “gun-toting” hairdresser. Turturro stars alongside Pete Davidson, Susan Sarandon, Bobby Cannavale, Jon Hamm and French actress Audrey Tatou (“Amelie”), whose roles haven’t but been introduced.
No phrase on whether or not legendary “Lebowski” co-stars Jeff Bridges and John Goodman can be concerned. (Right here’s hopin’!)
In a press release reported by Selection, Turturro, who additionally wrote the script, says, “It seems like time to launch a transgressive movie in regards to the stupidity of males who try to fail and check out higher to know and penetrate the thriller of ladies.”
“Lebowski’s” Jesus Quintana was an avid bowler and “pederass.” Based on the cult movie’s lore, he as soon as served six months in “Chino” for exposing himself to a toddler. If he succeeds in profitable audiences over in “Jesus Rolls,” Quintana would be the quintessential antihero of our time. In spite of everything, pervs do appear to get away with lots today.