Exclusive 1st look at John Travolta as mob boss John Gotti in 'Gotti'

John Travolta takes on the role of of the notorious NYC mob boss.

Travolta told ABC News last September that he got into character by borrowing some of Gotti's real accessories during filming.

"I got to wear his real jewelry. In several of the scenes I'm wearing his real ties," he said.

"Gotti" hits theaters nationwide on Dec. 15, 2017.