You have to hand it to Jon Favreau
, director, writer, and star of the upcoming film Chef
, which has finally released a trailer and poster. He chipped away for quite a while, working a variety of roles, and made pretty serious mark in the indie world. Then he made one of the first Christmas movies to really take a stranglehold on the market in decades. But, he didn’t just throw out whatever got him a paycheck along the way, and he isn’t changing that tradition now.
Not afraid to get his hands dirty in a variety of genres, and no stranger to A-listers, or indie films, Favreau has now apparently decided to ask the question, “What if
we made an indie film, but got everyone to show up anyway?”Chef
, noted in the trailer as being referred to as “Food Porn,” finds Chef
Carl Casper (Favreau) suddenly taking on a new career path,