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The Sopranos stars set to tour the UK to mark the show’s 20th anniversary

The Sopranos stars set to tour the UK to mark the show’s 20th anniversary

Michael Imperioli, Steven Schirripa, and Vincent Pastore are set to tour the UK in celebration of the 20th anniversary of ‘The Sopranos’. The three stars played Christopher Moltisanti, Bobby ‘Bacala’ Baccalieri, and Salvatore ‘Big Pussy’ Bonpensiero respectively in the iconic mob drama, and in May 2020, the trio will celebrate the 20th anniversary of the show by... »

Steven Van Zandt misses Sopranos co-star James Gandolfini

Steven Van Zandt misses Sopranos co-star James Gandolfini

Steven Van Zandt says he "misses" his late ‘Sopranos’ co-star James Gandolfini "every single day". The 69-year-old musician-and-actor portrayed Silvio Dante alongside Gandolfini as Mob boss Tony Soprano in the HBO drama about a Mafia family in New Jersey, which is credited for kicking off the box set viewing phenomenon in the 2000s. Gandolfini died at the age of 51 ... »

The Sopranos prequel gets release date

The Sopranos prequel gets release date

‘The Sopranos’ prequel will be released in September 2020. New Line have confirmed their long-awaited movie will hit cinemas on September 25 next year and revealed its title has changed from ‘The Many Saints of Newark’ to simply ‘Newark’. The movie will tell the tale of the origins of anti-hero Tony Soprano, who was played by the late James Gandolfini in the HBO... »

Michael Gandolfini to star as Tony Soprano in The Many Saints of Newark

Michael Gandolfini to star as Tony Soprano in The Many Saints of Newark

James Gandolfini’s son Michael Gandolfini is set to star as the young Tony Soprano in ‘The Many Saints of Newark’. The 19-year-old son of the late Hollywood icon – who passed away in 2013 – will follow in his father’s footsteps in the upcoming prequel movie to the hugely popular HBO show ‘The Sopranos’, in which James starred as the New Jersey organi... »

Steven Van Zandt says Sopranos movie is happening

Steven Van Zandt says Sopranos movie is happening

‘The Sopranos’ prequel movie is going ahead, Steven Van Zandt has revealed. The HBO drama about a Mafia family in New Jersey kicked off the box set viewing phenomenon in the 2000s but plans to make more episodes had to be shelved due to the death of actor James Gandolfini, who played Mob boss Tony Soprano. Rumours have been rife that a story set before Tony’s time was coming to t... »

Alan Taylor set to direct The Sopranos prequel movie

Alan Taylor set to direct The Sopranos prequel movie

Alan Taylor has reportedly been hired to direct a prequel movie to the TV series ‘The Sopranos’. The award-winning director has helmed a host of popular TV shows in the past, including ‘The Sopranos’, as well as films such as ‘Thor: The Dark World’ and ‘Terminator Genisys’. Taylor directed a number of episodes of the hit TV show – which starred... »

Dr Dre making Marvin Gaye movie

Dr Dre making Marvin Gaye movie

Dr. Dre is making a movie about Marvin Gaye. The 53-year-old rapper – who produced the 2015 film ‘Straight Outta Compton’ about his own early music career – is said to have succeeded where many others have failed as he has secured the rights to Gaye’s music. According to Variety, Dr. Dre is in the early stages of making the biopic about the ‘Let’s Get It O... »

Steven Tyler to auction car for charity

Steven Tyler to auction car for charity

Steven Tyler is putting his car up for auction for charity. The 68-year-old rocker has joined forces with a team of celebrities to donate one of his cars – a 2012 Hennessey Venom GT Spyder – to the annual Barret-Jackson classic car auction, which takes place in Scottsdale, Arizona, next month. All proceeds made from the sale of the Aerosmith frontman’s car will be donated to Jani... »