Robert De Niro ... Frank Sheeran
Al Pacino ... Jimmy Hoffa
Anna Paquin ... Peggy Sheeran
Stephen Graham ... Anthony Provenzano
Jesse Plemons ... Chuckie O'Brien
Frank "The Irishman" Sheeran, is a man with a lot on his mind. The former labor union high official and hitman, learned to kill serving in Italy during the Second World War. He now looks back on his life and the hits that defined his mob career, maintaining connections with the Bufalino crime family. In particular, the part he claims to have played in the disappearance of his life-long friend, Jimmy Hoffa, the former president of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, who mysteriously vanished in late July 1975 at the age of 62.
A mob hitman recalls his possible involvement with the slaying of Jimmy Hoffa.