Gotti: Three Generations Confirms John Travolta as John Gotti Jr.
John Travolta is John Gotti Jr. Fiore Films has confirmed that John Travolta will play John Gotti Sr. in Gotti: Three Generations for director Nick Cassavetes and screenwriter Leo Rossi.
For a number of months, John Travolta had been rumored for the lead. The storyline will follow John Gotti Senior's life as a mob boss, and his son, John Gotti Jr., who decided to leave that world behind and redeem himself.
Nick Cassavetes will shoot the entire film on location in New York later this year. This will be John Travolta's first starring role since appearing in the 2010 action comedy From Paris with Love.
Gotti: Three Generations comes to theaters in 2013 and stars John Travolta. The film is directed by Nick Cassavetes.