A saint is coming to Sin City. According to Variety, production has commenced on Saint John of Las Vegas, which stars Steve Buscemi, Romany Malco, Emily Mortimer, Tim Blake Nelson, John Cho, Emmanuelle Chriqui and Peter Dinklage.
New filmmaker Hue Rhodes is making his feature directing debut from his own script. The story is said to be a loose adaptation of Dante's classic "Inferno" and centers on an ex-gambler (Buscemmi) who comes under the wing of insurance fraud investigator (Malco).
The film, budgeted at $3.8 million, will shoot in Vegas and Albuquerque, New Mexico. No release date has been slated for the film.