Sopranos actor James Gandolfini has died today in Italy at the age of 51-years-old. It’s a shame, as he was a favorite actor who was loved by many.
He and his acting talent will be missed. How unexpected and unfortunate for his family.
TMZ was the first to report the news:
James Gandolfini — who famously played Tony Soprano on “The Sopranos” — died earlier today in Italy … TMZ has learned.
Gandolfini is believed to have suffered a heart attack. He was 51.
Gandolfini was in Italy to attend the 59th Taormina Film Festival in Sicily — and he was scheduled to participate in a festival event this weekend with Italian director Gabriele Muccino.
He is survived by his wife, Deborah Lin, a young daughter and teenage son. May he rest in peace. Leave your condolences for his friends and family in the comments section below.