Buscemi, Mortimer Go To Vegas

Production has begun on the drama “Saint John of Las Vegas” which Hue Rhodes penned and make his directing debut on reports Variety.

In a loose adaptation of Dante’s “Inferno,” Steve Buscemi plays an ex-gambler who’s under the tutelage of a maverick insurance fraud investigator (Romany Malco).

Emily Mortimer, Tim Blake Nelson, John Cho, Emmanuelle Chriqui and Peter Dinklage also star. Shooting will take place in Albuquerque and Las Vegas.