Steve Schirripa to Host Mafia Hitmen Docu-Drama

Cineflix making true crime series for Investigation Discovery


Canadian factual producer Cineflix Productions has lined up Steve Schirripa (The Sopranos) to host Nothing Personal, a docu-drama about mafia hitmen for Investigation Discovery.

Toronto-based Cineflix is shooting six one-hours of the true crime series for the U.S. cable channel about men and women who stand behind the trigger and carry out contract killings for the mob

George D'Amato is to direct Nothing Personal, with Gregor Hagey as DOP.

The docu-drama will include talking-head accounts from mafia informants, archival footage and interviews with police that infiltrated the mafia underworld.

Cineflix earlier produced True Crime Scenefor Discovery Channel Canada and Discovery Networks in Europe.