Leonardo DiCaprio Developing TV Mafia Drama

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Leonardo DiCaprio is developing a new TV drama about the Mafia.

The Departed star has teamed up with Ray Donovan writer Brett Johnson and the acclaimed show’s network bosses at Showtime to tackle a plot about the relationship between a gangster boss and a rogue federal agent, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

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The series, which will be set in 1980’s Brooklyn, New York, is DiCaprio’s first venture into television. He will produce via his Appian Way production company.

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