The Big Lebowski

Jesus Returns in First Image From ‘Big Lebowski’ Spinoff ‘Going Places’

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by Britt Hayes October 28, 2016 @ 11:26 AM
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Not long after rumors began circulating about John Turturro’s new film project, reports confirmed that the actor was indeed working on his long-developing Big Lebowski spinoff. Today brings our first official look at that project, titled Going Places, in which Turturro reprises the role of Jesus Quintana, the enigmatic and perverted bowler from the Coen Brothers’ cult classic.

John Turturro Is Reportedly Filming a Secret ‘Big Lebowski’ Spinoff

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by Britt Hayes August 17, 2016 @ 1:37 PM
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In news that might make you go “Uhh…,” John Turturro is reportedly filming a secret spinoff to The Big Lebowski. Turturro is said to be shooting the new film, which is based on his salacious Jesus Quintana character from the Coens’ cult classic, under a misleading production title in New York. The only thing more surprising than this movie is its bizarre plot.

Jeff Bridges Talks ‘The Big Lebowski’ Possible Standalone Film and Sequel

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by Matthew Monagle July 31, 2016 @ 12:34 PM
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Back in June, actor John Turturro talked to The Hollywood Reporter about his ongoing efforts to make a film featuring his popular bowling lothario Jesus from The Big Lebowski. In the interview, Turturro explained that the character had actually been created years before the movie as part of a public theater company Turturro had participated in. While the actor described the ongoing legal discussions as “very complicated,” he did claim to have the involvement of the Coen Brothers on the film, although not as the directors.

The Dude Abides With These 10 ‘Big Lebowski’ Facts

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by ScreenCrush Staff March 30, 2015 @ 9:47 AM
Did you know in The Big Lebowski, the word “dude” is spoken 160 times, The Dude himself says “man” 147 times, he drinks nine White Russians and the F-word is said 292 times. Dude, that's f---ing incredible, man. Don't get caught out of your element with more Big Lebowski facts in the latest episode of You Think You Know Movies!

Comic-Con 2014: Jeff Bridges On 'The Giver,' The 'Fargo' TV Show, 'Iron Man' And The Viral Sandwich

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by Mike Ryan July 25, 2014 @ 8:30 AM
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At one point during this interview, Jeff Bridges leaned back in his chair, laughed, then broke into an impression of Jeffrey Lebowski, his character from 'The Big Lebowski' who is also famously known as The Dude. It was at this moment that I decided that the trip from New York City to San Diego for Comic-Con was worth it.