James Joseph Gandolfini, Jr.
A yearbook photo of James Gandolfini. James is best remembered as playing Tony Soprano in the HBO series "The Sopranos". James was born in Westwood, New Jersey in 1961. Both of his parents were Italian. So perhaps playing a Mafia boss from New Jersey wasn't much of a stretch?
He acted in many films, on television, and even on Broadway. He died of natural causes in Rome, Italy, on June 19, 2013. He leaves behind a wife and a son and a daughter. ... show more