John Travolta Transforms Into the Infamous Mob Boss in 'Gotti' Trailer

Travolta and wife Kelly Preston star as John Gotti and Victoria Gotti.

John Travolta has stepped into his latest real-life role onscreen. 

The first trailer at the crime drama Gotti debuted Tuesday on Good Morning America, offering the first main look at the titular John Gotti (Travolta) and his family. 

The film, directed by Kevin Connolly, focuses on Gotti, his son and their involvement with the Gambino crime family.

The trailer follows Gotti as he praises New York and gets deeper into mob life and all that it entails. 

Gotti will hit theaters nationwide Dec. 15, 2017.