John Travolta is Gotti
Star actor John Travolta will play the notorious late New York mob boss John Gotti in the movie “Gotti: Three Generations.” The film may also feature Lindsay Lohan and Joe Pesci, who is no stranger to mobster movies.Travolta said, “This is probably the most interesting, untold story in this country, and what a character to approach and understand.” Click the image to enlarge.
The Gotti film will be directed by Nick Cassavetes, who directed the films “Blow” and “The Notebook“. Cassavetes said the story will span several decades, from the time Gotti rose the ranks in the Mafia to his death in 2002 of cancer. Shooting on the movie is planned to begin in October.