It really seemed too good to be true. There have been so many rumors and false starts regarding a sequel to or spinoff of The Big Lebowski over the years that when reports surfaced last week that John Turturro was indeed in the middle of one that focused on his iconic Jesus Quintana, it was both easy and understandable to just laugh it right off.
Well, It’s really happening and there’s now photographic proof. Going Places, a remake of the 1974 French comedy Les Valseuses, has actually begun filming and even though it has no connection with Lebowski officially — the Coen Brothers have nothing to do with it — Turturro is playing Jesus in it. Look!