Al Pacino to Portray Mobster in ‘Gotti: Three Generations’
Oscar-winning actor Al Pacino will return to his on-screen mob roots in the much-talked about ‘Gotti: Three Generations,’ a biopic about infamous mobster John Gotti.
According to EW.com, Pacino will play Aniello John ‘Mr. Neil’ Dellacroce, consigliere to Carlo Gambino. He’ll join the previously cast John Travolta, Kelly Preston and troublemaker Lindsay Lohan, who have signed on to play John, Victoria and Kim Gotti, respectively.
‘Gotti: Three Generations’ is set to hit theaters in 2013.
Pacino, of course, has played a number of mafia characters in his career, most famously in ‘Scarface,’ ‘Donnie Brasco’ and ‘The Godfather’ trilogy.
He’s currently nominated for a Tony for his performance in the Broadway play, ‘The Merchant of Venice.’