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James Gandolfini

James Gandolfini

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Famous as :

Actor

Birth Name :

James J. Gandolfini Junior

Birth Date :

September 18, 1961

Birth Place :

Westwood, New Jersey, USA

Spouse :

Marcy Wudarski (Mar-1999 - 18-Dec-02), Deborah Lin (model, since 30-Aug-08)

Claim to fame :

As Tony Soprano in "The Sopranos" (1999-2007) (TV)

Latest News


'The Sopranos' Creator Says His Quote About Tony Soprano's Fate Was 'Misconstrued'

August 28, 2014 01:34:55 GMT

"The Sopranos" creator David Chase clears up a report from Vox which claimed he revealed that Tony Soprano's still alive. In a statement released by his representative, he says that his statement about the mobster was "misconstrued."
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James Gandolfini's Final Film 'The Drop' Releases Trailer

April 02, 2014 04:46:41 GMT

's final performance in a feature film is previewed through a trailer for crime drama "". The late actor and play on-screen buddies, Marv and Bob, who are entangled in a messy business with local criminals.
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Top 10 Most Shocking Celebrity Stories of 2013

December 31, 2013 08:57:02 GMT

Showbiz is never in a shortage of juicy stories and 2013 is no exception. As we closed out another year and begin a new one, AceShowbiz takes a look back at some of the most important events in the past twelve months in its annual "Top 10 Most Shocking Celebrity Stories" article.
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HBO Releases Promo for a James Gandolfini Tribute Special

December 19, 2013 02:46:34 GMT

HBO will celebrate the life of in a tribute special. Titled "James Gandolfini: Tribute to a Friend", the 35-minute special will include more than two dozen friends and colleagues who knew and worked with the late actor.
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Robert De Niro Replaces James Gandolfini on HBO's Miniseries 'Criminal Justice'

September 26, 2013 02:21:07 GMT

HBO is moving forward with "Criminal Justice". After months of mulling over the future of the miniseries following the death of , who was attached to star on it, the cable channel has now tapped to replace the late actor in the lead role.
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Video: Edie Falco Pays Moving Tribute to James Gandolfini at 2013 Emmy Awards

September 23, 2013 07:03:25 GMT

was remembered by his friends and colleagues at the 65th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Sunday night, September 22 at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles. , who played his on-screen wife on "The Sopranos", took the stage to pay a moving tribute to her late co-star.
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James Gandolfini's Co-Stars Pay Tribute at 'Enough Said' Premiere

September 18, 2013 06:55:37 GMT

The Monday, September 16 screening of new film "" at New York City turned out to be a tribute of sorts to one of its lead stars, the late , who passed away last June at age 51 from a massive heart attack. His co-stars from the Nicole Holofcener comedy, led by comedienne , recounted how it was playing opposite the Emmy Award-winning actor.
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Emmy Awards Plans Special Tributes for James Gandolfini and Cory Monteith

September 17, 2013 05:08:22 GMT

This year's Primetime Emmy Awards will allocate a longer time for honoring late TV stars. The Television Academy has announced that the upcoming telecast will feature extended remembrances with , and two other actors as well as one producer to be included in the special tributes.
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First Trailer for Romantic Drama 'Enough Said' Starring James Gandolfini

August 07, 2013 07:34:13 GMT

First full trailer for Fox Searchlight Pictures' upcoming romantic drama "" has hit the web, with the late actor featured romancing . In the movie, Gandolfini took on the role of "funny," "comforting," and "sexy" boyfriend of Louis-Dreyfus' character, a divorced and single parent named Eva.
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James Gandolfini's 'Enough Said' Set for September Release

July 26, 2013 04:23:55 GMT

"", one of the last two movies starred in, has finally got its release date. From Fox Searchlight's Thursday announcement, it is revealed that the romantic comedy, which is directed and written by Nicole Holofcener, is set to be unleashed on September 20.
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HBO Won't Air James Gandolfini's Pilot, Orders Sarah Silverman's Comedy Special

July 26, 2013 03:51:12 GMT

's sudden passing left at least one TV project in the bubble. At the TCA summer press tour, HBO admitted that it's still undecided about "Criminal Justice" which had filmed its pilot with the late actor. "Jim's passing took the wind out of our sails at HBO... but we're having conversations with [producer] Steve Zaillian about how to proceed," said producer Steve Zaillian.
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Friend 'Shocked' James Gandolfini Left $50K to Him

July 05, 2013 08:21:26 GMT

's generosity continues to show even after his passing. It was recently revealed that the actor left $50,000 to college friend Doug Katz in his will and Katz has nothing but praises for Gandolfini.
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James Gandolfini Leaves Majority of His $70M Estate to His Kids

July 03, 2013 15:11:48 GMT

is believed to be worth up to $70 million when he died of a heart attack on June 16. According to his will signed December 19 and filed Tuesday, July 2 in Manhattan Surrogate's Court, the former actor of "The Sopranos" will leave his estate primarily to his children.
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James Gandolfini Remembered at Funeral Service

June 28, 2013 02:22:31 GMT

Mourners gathered at the Cathedral Church of Saint John the Divine on Thursday, June 27, to pay final respect to the late "The Sopranos" actor , who passed away due to heart attack at the age of 51. The funeral service was attended by 1,800 people, including family members, friends and fans.
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James Gandolfini's Family and Friends Attend Private Wake in New Jersey

June 27, 2013 02:53:15 GMT

Family and friends attended 's private viewing held at the Robert Spearing Funeral Home in Park Ridge, New Jersey on Wednesday, June 26. The actor's widow Deborah Lin, teenage son Michael, and 9-month-old daughter Liliana were among the first wave of mourners who arrived at the funeral home.
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Kristen Stewart Remembers Her 'Welcome to the Rileys' Father Figure James Gandolfini

June 26, 2013 07:29:49 GMT

is the latest celebrity and 's co-star who pays tribute to the late actor after he passed away earlier this month. The two formed a bond while filming "" where she played a teen troubled stripper and he portrayed the man who wanted to help her out of the path of self destruction.
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James Gandolfini's Funeral to Be Held at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine

June 24, 2013 02:20:41 GMT

A funeral service for "The Sopranos" star is set for Thursday, June 27, at the Cathedral Church of Saint John the Divine in New York City. According to a report from the Associated Press (via USA Today), an HBO spokesperson speaking on the behalf of the family says that the funeral will be held at 10 A.M.
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Bruce Springsteen Dedicates 'Born to Run' Performance to James Gandolfini

June 22, 2013 06:13:21 GMT

paid special tribute to the late during his concert at Coventry, England, on Thursday, June 20. According to Hidden Track, Springsteen finished 11 songs before he took the mic and announced that he and his band, The E Street Band, would play the entire song off their 1975's "Born to Run" and dedicate it to the late actor.
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Autopsy Confirms James Gandolfini Died of Heart Attack

June 22, 2013 01:56:26 GMT

An autopsy has been performed on the body of recently deceased actor, . The results confirm that the star of "The Sopranos" died of heart attack in his hotel room during a vacation with his teenage son in Rome, Italy.
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HBO Hasn't Decided on the Future of 'Criminal Justice' Following James Gandolfini's Death

June 20, 2013 08:12:29 GMT

The late left behind several unfinished business. Following the untimely death of the 51-year-old actor, at least three TV projects are in limbo. One of them is "Criminal Justice", which was supposed to mark his first regular TV role since HBO canceled "The Sopranos" in 2007.
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James Gandolfini Dies in Italy of Possible Heart Attack, Stars Tweet Condolence

June 20, 2013 01:27:22 GMT

Hollywood is grieving again. Another of its best talents, , has died at 51 years old after a suspected massive heart attack in Italy. "It is with immense sorrow that we report our client James Gandolfini passed away today while on holiday in Rome, Italy," his management confirmed the sad news on June 19. "Our hearts are shattered and we will miss him deeply. He and his family were part of our family for many years and we are all grieving."
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Steve Carell Is Pitted Against James Gandolfini in HBO's 'Bone Wars'

April 06, 2013 02:31:21 GMT

and are teaming up for a new project after recently co-starring in "". The two actors are set to executive produce and star in HBO Films' "".
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James Gandolfini Plots TV Return With HBO's 'Criminal Justice'

September 20, 2012 09:22:12 GMT

will likely return to HBO with his next small-screen gig. The Tony Soprano of "The Sopranos" has snatched a role on "Criminal Justice", which has been given a pilot order by the premium cable channel.
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First Action-Packed Trailer for Jeremy Renner's 'Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters'

September 05, 2012 01:27:02 GMT

and are badass siblings in the first trailer for "". Filled with plenty of high-octane scenes, it sees what the famous brother-sister duo becomes as adults. Instead of growing up as lovely persons, they swap their bread crumbs for lethal weapons to hunt down witches.
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James Gandolfini Reunites With 'Sopranos' Gang in Nickelodeon Movie

September 04, 2012 18:23:31 GMT

will relish the memory of "The Sopranos" on the set of Nickelodeon TV movie "". The Emmy-winning actor will join fellow Sopranos alums , Tony Sirico and Vincent Curatola in the project based on children's book co-written by Sopranos' Steve Schirripa.
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James Gandolfini Surprised by Fan During Shoot

May 04, 2011 11:12:00 GMT

"The Sopranos" actor, , was shooting on location in Pearl River, New York for his upcoming drama "Twylight Zones" when a woman unwittingly wandered onto the set and engaged him in conversation.
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Movie Bad Guys Among Academy Awards Membership Wish List

June 26, 2010 06:06:25 GMT

"Saw" actor , , and 2010 Oscar nominees , , , and have been invited to become members of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, and help decide future Academy Awards.
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