The life of an actor can be arduous and frustrating, considering the constant rejection and the inconsistent pay. The new comedy-drama “No Pay, Nudity” follows an aging actor as he struggles with work and life in his twilight years. Gabriel Byrne (“Miller’s Crossing”) stars as Lester Rosenthal who navigates the new realities of the world while continuing to pursue his dreams and dignity. The film co-stars Nathan Lane (“The Birdcage”), Frances Conroy (“Six Feet Under”), Donna Murphy (“Tangled”), Boyd Gaines (“Funny Games”), Valerie Mahaffey (“Sully)” and more. Watch an exclusive clip from the film below.
The film is directed by Lee Wilkoff, who’s best known as an actor for the screen and stage for almost 40 years. He originated the roles of Samuel Byck in Stephen Sondheim’s “Assassins” and Seymour in Alan Menken and Howard Ashman’s “Little Shop of Horrors.” He has also appeared in films such as “This Boy’s Life,” “School of Rock” and “Before the Devil Knows You’re Dead,” as well as TV shows like “Law & Order,” “Ally McBeal” and recently, “High Maintenance.”
“No Pay, Nudity” is now available on Digital Download, DVD and VOD, courtesy of Monterey Media. For more information about the film, visit the film’s official website.