Kevin Connolly talks about directing John Travolta as ‘Gotti’

Best known for “Entourage,” actor Kevin Connolly recently moved to the other side of the camera, directing “Gotti,” a biodrama about real-life mobster John Gotti starring John Travolta in the title role. Connolly tells TODAY that he’s been a “huge fan” of Travolta since he first saw “Grease,” but he had to get over being “starstruck” to direct the actor. Regarding the prospect of an “Entourage” reunion, he says, “the climate has changed.”