First Look at Woody Allen in John Turturro’s ‘Fading Gigolo’


Woody Allen and John Turturro in Fading Gigolo
Woody Allen and John Turturro in Fading Gigolo

UPDATE: Watch the trailer right here.

While there are many titles I’ll be adding to my list of Toronto must sees of those that were Fading Gigolo in which Turturro stars opposite Woody Allen as Fioravante and Murray respectively, two best friends who decide to go into the gigolo business together and subsequently attract the suspicion of the Hasidic Jewish community in which they live. The duo quickly finds themselves caught up in the crosscurrents of love and money as Murray ultimately falls for a Jewish widow.

Along with Allen and Turturro, the cast includes Vanessa Paradis, Liev Schreiber, Sharon Stone and Sofia Vergara. Turturro wrote the screenplay.

I have also included two more pictures and the film’s teaser poster directly below.



Fading Gigolo teaser poster

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