Johnny Depp to Star as Real-Life Boston Mob Boss Whitey Bulger
By Michael Lewittes | 10:10 am, February 3rd, 2013
Johnny Depp has just been tapped to star as notorious Boston mob boss Whitey Bulger.
Based on a New York Times bestseller, the film Black Mass is scheduled to begin shooting in May, and will be directed by Barry Levinson.
Bulger, who was allegedly involved in nearly 20 murders, was busted in June 2011 after being on the run and on top of the Most Wanted list for more than a decade.
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