Whitey Bulger was a ruthless mobster who spent his entire life associated with seedy dealings, drug trafficking, murder, gambling and multiple robberies. To add to his criminal activities, he was a genuinely terrifying human being — unforgiving and merciless.
But what many don’t know is how long Bulger was entrenched in this lifestyle. He spent his life manipulating police, conducting executions and even fleeing the country for long periods of time in order to simply lay low from authorities.
Black Mass opens nationwide today and depicts a fairly accurate version of Bulger’s life. But if you’re looking for all the real-life details about the most notorious mobster of all-time, watch the video above.