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Ben Foster Embraces a Life of Crime in 'Gotti'

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The rage of Joe Pesci apparently won't stop the makers of "Gotti: In the Shadow of My Father" from sullying forth.

Casting continues on the troubled production as Ben Foster is the latest addition to the biography film about the New York crime family, according to Deadline.

Foster has claimed the key role of John Gotti, Jr., son of John Sr. (John Travolta) and his wife, Victoria (Kelly Preston). "The Devil's Double" star Dominic Cooper had been previously rumored for the role. Get More »

Filed Under: Movie News | Source: Deadline

The Sky is Blue, Water is Wet and Al Pacino is Making a Mob Film

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We're not usually in the business of reporting things like the fact that the sky is blue and hot dogs are yummy, but sometimes even the most obvious "news" is pretty cool, which is why we're pleased to tell you today that Al Pacino has signed on to do yet another movie about the mob.

Yes, in one of the best examples of someone's chocolate going great with Hollywood's peanut butter, Screen Daily is reporting that Pacino has agreed to co-star in Barry Levinson's upcoming film about New York's real life mob family, "Gotti: Three Generations." Get More »

Filed Under: Movie News | Source: Screen Daily

'Gotti' Movie Keeps It in the Family with Kelly Preston

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The upcoming movie about the Gotti crime clan is becoming something of a real-life family affair as well.

In what we think is a brilliant (or at least convenient) bit of casting, Kelly Preston has joined her off-screen (and, now, on-screen as well) husband, John Travolta, in "Gotti: Three Generations," according to People. Preston will be playing Victoria Gotti, the wife of Travolta's John Gotti, Sr. Get More »

Filed Under: Movie News | Source: People

Lindsay Lohan Pulled Back Into 'Gotti: Three Generations'

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UPDATE: Lindsay Lohan is joining the Gotti family after all.

However, instead of taking on the role of John Gotti's daughter, Victoria, Lohan will now be playing Kim Gotti, the wife of John Gotti, Jr., according to The Hollywood Reporter.

Negotiations for Lohan to play Victoria had indeed come to an unsuccessful end, though she apparently lobbied hard enough to still be part of the project in some capacity.

You're in, Lindsay. Now don't mess it up! Get More »

Filed Under: Movie News | Source: The Hollywood Reporter

Lindsay Lohan and Joe Pesci: Gangsta 4 Life

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Hollywood history is filled with unforgettable portrayals of mob life, with some actors becoming almost synonymous with on-screen gangsters. Robert De Niro, Al Pacino, Marlon Brando -- all legends, all legendary cinematic mobsters. And now, it looks like we'll be able to add a new name to that list:

Lindsay Lohan?

That's right: according to ComingSoon, Lohan is in talks to join cinematic gangland icon Joe Pesci in the upcoming true life mobster epic "Gotti: Three Generations." Talk about an offer we can't refuse. Get More »

Filed Under: Movie News | Source: ComingSoon

John Travolta Set to Join the 'Gotti' Family

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In a true life story pulled straight from the headlines, Variety reports that John Travolta has signed on to play infamous mobser John Gotti Jr. in the new film "Gotti: Three Generations."

They made him an offer he couldn't refuse?

The film, to be directed by Nick Cassavetes ("The Notebook," "Alpha Dog"), is an inside look at Gotti Jr.'s relationship with his father, who was the head of the Gambino crime syndicate in Brooklyn until he died of cancer in 2002. Get More »

Filed Under: Movie News | Source: Variety
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