Al Pacino has been cast to star opposite John Travolta (John Gotti Sr.) in Fiore Films’ Gotti: Three Generations. Pacino will play Gambino crime family underboss, Neil Dellacroce. In related news, THR reports that James Toback has been brought on board the project to rewrite the screenplay. The original script was written by Leo Rossi.
In addition to Travolta and Pacino, the project also stars Kelly Preston (Angel Gotti), Joe Pesci (Angelo Ruggiero) and Lindsay Lohan (Kim Gotti). Production on Gotti: Three Generations is slated to begin later this fall with a theatrical release planned for late 2012.