'Hung's' Middle-Aged Male Escort Straddles Fact, Fiction

Posters promoting "Hung," HBO's new series about a burgeoning escort service, show a down-and-out middle-aged man and woman, she with a smirk and a "Pimp" plastered underneath her mug, he with a furrowed brow and a "Ho" below. It's a nice reversal of the norm, the "Pretty Woman" model turned on its head, the gender that played the prostitute for centuries finally getting to call the shots. It's also a complete fantasy. While "Hung's" plot is rooted in real life dilemmas -- its "ho," Ray...Full Story
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