Al Pacino is dusting off his mob credentials to join the cast of Gotti: Three Generations, says THR. The project is starring John Travolta as the titular mafia honcho, John Gotti, Sr. Pacino will play Gambino crime family underboss Neil Dellacroce, an associate and mentor to Gotti Sr. Barry Levinson, who directed Pacino excellently in last year’s You Don’t Know Jack, has stepped in to helm. Like the crime family, Gotti is also a family affair as Ttravolta’s shapelier half, Kelly Preston, will portray Gotti’s wife Victoria, and daughter Ella Blue Travolta will be Gotti daughter, Angel Gotti. Joe Pesci will portray Angelo Ruggiero and Lindsay Lohan conned her way into portraying Kim Gotti, John Gotti, Jr,’s wife.
Pacino is next slated to appear in The Son of No One with Channing Tatum, and has projects titled Leningrad, Hands of Stone and a King Lear adaptation on the horizon.