GH's Maurice Benard takes on new mob boss role in new film, The Victoria Gotti Story, click here for more--->>>
General Hospital star, Maurice Benard (Sonny Corinthos) is taking on a new mob boss role. Benard has been cast as John Gotti in the upcoming Lifetime movie called "The Victoria Gotti Story". As many would know, John Gotti was an Italian-American ganster who became boss of the Gambino crime family in New York City. Gotti and his brothers grew up in poverty and hence turned to a life of crime at an early age. Gotti quickly rose to prominence and became one of the family's biggest earners and a protege of Gambino family underboss, Anielle Dellacroce. He was also the husband of Victoria DiGiorgio Gotti and father of; Victoria, John A., Frank, Peter J. and Angel Gotti.
The film follows the story of Victoria's (John's daughter) life. While details for the upcoming film remains limited we do know that it is being filmed in Vancouver and Alaska Leigh is also a part of the cast. This is an upcoming Lifetime film which fans can definitely keep an eye out for.