According to Deadline, a new mob sequence is at the moment being developed by a few individuals who actually know their means round tales involving organized crime. Terence Winter, greatest identified for The Sopranos and Boardwalk Empire, is penning a sequence for Showtime which is impressed by Nicholas Pileggi’s “in-depth chronology of organized crime in America — which can be the historical past of corruption in America — as seen by way of the eyes of the mafia’s First Family.” That’s just about all the information we have at this level, nevertheless it sounds good to me.
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Nicholas Pileggi is greatest identified for “Wiseguy: Life in a Mafia Family” and “Casino: Love and Honor in Las Vegas,” two non-fiction novels which grew to become Martin Scorsese’s GOODFELLAS and CASINO, respectively. Pileggi co-wrote these scripts with Scorsese and likewise served as an excecutive producer on THE IRISHMAN in addition to Ridley Scott’s AMERICAN GANGSTER. Terence Winter and Nicholas Pileggi will govt produce the brand new untitled mob sequence together with Brian Grazer. While I’m actually down for these guys to discover the world of organized crime as soon as once more, their earlier work has set the bar awfully excessive, however I’ve acquired my fingers crossed that we have got one other mob basic within the making.