Husband Employs Helen Mirren at a Brothel
According to Variety,
"Love Ranch" will be independently financed by Capitol Films and should begin shooting in
Mark Jacobson wrote the screenplay, which was inspired by the lives of Mustang Ranch proprietors Joe and Sally Conforte (Pesci and Mirren). The trade paper indicates that a the death of boxer Oscar Bonavena (currently uncast) will play some role in the film.
Hackford hasn't directed Mirren since 1985's "White Nights."
Recent winner of more trophies than we can count for her performances in "The Queen," "
Pesci's cameo in "The Good Shepherd" was his first big screen appearance since "Lethal Weapon 4" in 1998. The "Goodfellas" Oscar winner hasn't toplined a movie since "Gone Fishin'" and "8 Heads in a Duffel Bag" in 1997.