Pacino Plays Mentor to 'Dapper Don' in Gotti Film
Al Pacino is telling a new mob family story, joining John Travolta for the crime saga "Gotti: Three Generations."
Pacino will play Gambino crime family underboss Neil Dellacroce, an associate and mentor to John Gotti Sr. (Travolta).
"Gotti" reunites Pacino with director, Barry Levinson, who directed the actor in last year's TV movie "You Don't Know Jack." Pacino won an Emmy his role in the film of Dr. Jack Kevorkian. Levinson also produced Pacino's 1997 crime drama "Donnie Brasco" and co-wrote his court saga "... And Justice for All."
Fiore Films made the announcement Tuesday in Cannes, where the 64th Cannes Film Festival opens a day later.