Richard Gere plays homeless New Yorker in new flick

New York: Richard Gere will portray the role of homeless New Yorker in his new film `Time Out of Mind.`

The `Pretty Woman` star went to Antica Pesa, the Williamsburg outpost of the Roman restaurant, after shooting for the movie starring Jena Malone.

An insider saw that the 64-year-old hosted a dinner for the cast and crew.

Gere has been apparently seen around town shooting the movie in shabby clothes.