‘Gotti’: First Trailer for John Travolta as Teflon Don

Lionsgate’s Crime Drama

Lionsgate Premiere has debuted the first trailer for Gotti, and it offers our first look at John Travolta as the legendary Gambino family boss John Gotti who became known as the “Teflon Don” due to the FBI’s numerous unsuccessful attempts to convict him.

Directed by Entourage star Kevin Connolly and written by Leo Rossi and Lem Dobbs, this new crime drama examines the notoriously dapper gangster over the course of three decades. Travolta’s real-life wife Kelly Preston plays Gotti’s wife, Victoria. Stacy Keach, Pruitt Taylor Vince and Unbroken actor Spencer Lofranco co-star.

Gotti hits theaters on December 15, 2017. Give the trailer a watch below.

Lionsgate’s Crime Drama

GOTTI follows infamous crime boss John Gotti’s (Travolta) rise to become the “Teflon Don” of the Gambino Crime Family in New York City. Spanning three decades and recounted by his son John Jr. (Lofranco), GOTTI examines Gotti’s tumultuous life as he and his wife (Preston) attempt to hold the family together amongst tragedy and multiple prison sentences.

Update: Lionsgate sold Gotti back to the producers, postponing the release. Now, Vertical Ent. will release the film on June 15, 2018.