Joe Pesci has been roped in to play John Travolta's deputy in
mobster John Gotti biopic. The actor has confirmed the news and has
expressed his happiness over being a part of the project.
Joe Pesci will be reprising the role of caporegime of the
Gambino crime family and close associate of John Gotti. The actor
has said that he is delighted to work with his friend and director
"I'm really happy to be making this picture with my good friend
Nick Cassavetes. It's going to be a great experience and a rare
opportunity to look inside the life of Gotti", the WENN quoted the
actor as saying.
Gotti: Three Generations is mainly based on the
relationship of John Gotti Sr, and his son John Gotti Jr. The movie
is directed by Nick Cassavetes and produced by Marc Fiore.