Its the news we all want to hear, Al Pacino back in a Mob movie playing a Gangster again. He has recently signed on to star in Gotti: Three Generations as Neil Dellacroce, an associate and underboss of the Gambino crime family. Dellacroce was a friend and mentor to John Gotti Snr (Jogn Travolta) who’s Son John Gotti Jnr decided to leave his Father’s world of crime and turn snitch.
No one has been cast as John Gottit Jnr yet, however Joe Pesci will star as Angelo Ruggiero, a close associate of the Family, along with Lindsay Lohan as Kim Gotti (wife of John Gotti Jnr) and John Travolta’s real life wife and daughter (Kelly Preston and Ella Bleu Travolta) will star as John Gotti Snr’s own wife and kid.
Nick Cassavettes was directing, however has left the project and now Barry Levinson is in charge, with James Toback cleaning up the script. The film is planning to sell distribution rights at the Cannes Fiml Festival.
By Matt Wavish