Here’s our first look at Al Pacino as Penn State coach Joe Paterno for upcoming movie

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Al Pacino is currently working on his latest film, a biopic for HBO on the late Penn State football coach Joe Paterno.
Pacino plays Paterno in the film to be directed by Barry Levinson and now we have our first look at Pacino as the controversial Paterno.
Here is a close-up from Variety magazine:
Tweet Embed:https://twitter.com/mims/statuses/886903306269843456First look photo of #AlPacino as Joe Paterno in Barry Levinson’s #HBO biopic https://t.co/z89rwo8ddR pic.twitter.com/WOmjp8GVKxAccording to HBO, the film will center around the aftermath of the sex-abuse scandal involving former assistant coach Jerry Sandusky. Paterno was fired shortly after Sandusky’s arrest in 2011 and died two months later.NOW WATCH: Where this 12-time Olympic medalist stores all of her medals