DeNiro, Moore Set For Amazon’s Mafia Series

Robert De Niro and Julianne Moore are set to star in an untitled mafia crime series series for Amazon and The Weinstein Company.

“Three Kings” and “The Fighter” filmmaker David O. Russell will pen and direct each of the sixteen episodes which will be split into two seasons of eight each. No word on an air or production date at this point.

Specifics of the storyline are being kept under wraps, though numerous networks were pursuing the project with FX coming close to nabbing it.

Alexandra Milchan, Scott Lambert, Megan Ellison, Harvey Weinstein and David Glasser will executive produce.

Source: Deadline