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James Gandolfini

James J. Gandolfini, Jr. (September 18, 1961 - June 19, 2013) was an American actor. He is best known for his role as Tony Soprano in the HBO TV series The Sopranos, about a troubled crime boss struggling to balance his family life and career in the Mafia. For this role, Gandolfini garnered enormous praise, winning the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series three times, along with the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series three times. Gandolfini's other roles include the woman-beating mob henchman Virgil in True Romance, enforcer/stuntman Bear in Get Shorty, Lt. General Miller in In the Loop, and the impulsive Wild Thing Carol in Where the Wild Things Are. In 2007, Gandolfini produced the HBO documentary "Alive Day Memories: Home from Iraq" in which he interviewed 10 injured veterans from the Iraq War. In 2010, Gandolfini produced another HBO documentary "Wartorn: 1861-2010" in which Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and its impact on soldiers and families is analyzed throughout several wars in American history from 1861 to 2010. Description above from the Wikipedia article James Gandolfini, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Sep 18, 1961 In Westwood, New Jersey, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
52
First Appeared:
In the series Saturday Night Live 1975-10-11
Latest Project:
Pelicula La entrega 2014-09-12
Known For
Poster of Not Fade Away
Poster of Violet & Daisy
Poster of Wartorn: 1861-2010
Poster of Alive Day Memories: Home from Iraq
Filmography
Pelicula La entrega Cousin Marv 2014-09-12
Pelicula El increíble Burt Wonderstone Doug Munny 2013-03-14
Pelicula Nicky Deuce Bobby Eggs 2013-05-27
Pelicula Elaine Stritch: Shoot Me Himself 2013-04-09
Pelicula James Gandolfini: Tribute To A Friend Himself (archive footage) 2013-12-22
Pelicula Sobran las palabras Albert 2013-09-18
Pelicula Mátalos suavemente Mickey 2012-09-20
Pelicula Not Fade Away Pat Damiano 2012-12-21
Pelicula La noche más oscura (Zero Dark Thirty) C.I.A. Director 2012-12-19
Pelicula Cinema Verite Craig Gilbert 2011-04-23
Pelicula El extraño Bailey 2011-01-06
Pelicula Violet & Daisy Michael 2011-09-15
Pelicula Mint Julep Mr. G 2010-05-22
Pelicula Welcome to the Rileys Doug Riley 2010-10-29
Pelicula Wartorn: 1861-2010 Himself 2010-11-11
Pelicula Asalto al tren Pelham 123 Mayor 2009-06-11
Pelicula In the loop Lt Gen. George Miller 2009-01-22
Pelicula Donde viven los monstruos Carol (voice) 2009-10-16
Pelicula Alive Day Memories: Home from Iraq Himself 2007-09-09
Pelicula Stories USA The Man (segment "Club Soda") 2007-11-10
Pelicula Corazones solitarios Charles Hildebrandt 2006-04-30
Pelicula Todos los hombres del rey Tiny Duffy 2006-09-10
Pelicula Romance & Cigarettes Nick Murder 2005-09-13
Pelicula Sobreviviendo a la Navidad Tom Valco 2004-09-21
Series The Tony Danza Show Unknown 2004-09-13
Pelicula Almas Perdidas Vincent 2004-11-12
Pelicula The Mexican Winston Baldry 2001-03-01
Pelicula Come Together: A Night for John Lennon's Words and Music 2001-10-02
Pelicula La última fortaleza Col. Winter 2001-10-19
Pelicula El hombre que nunca estuvo allí Big Dave Brewster 2001-10-26
Series Los Soprano Tony Soprano 1999-01-10
Pelicula Asesinato en 8mm Eddie Poole 1999-02-26
Pelicula Fallen Lou 1998-01-16
Pelicula A Civil Action (Acción civil) Al Love 1998-03-05
Pelicula Un mundo a su medida Kenny Kane 1998-10-23
Pelicula Doce hombres sin piedad: Veredicto final Juror 6 1997-08-17
Series Gun 1997-04-12
Pelicula Atrapada entre dos hombres Kiefer 1997-08-29
Pelicula Perdita Durango Willie 'Woody' Dumas 1997-10-31
Series Critics' Choice Movie Awards Himself - Nominee (credit only) 1996-01-10
Pelicula La noche cae sobre Manhattan Joey Allegretto 1996-10-22
Pelicula Coacción a un jurado Eddie 1996-02-02
Pelicula Marea roja Lt. Bobby Dougherty 1995-05-12
Pelicula The New World Will Caberra 1995-02-22
Pelicula Cómo conquistar Hollywood Bear 1995-10-20
Series Inside the Actors Studio Unknown 1994-06-01
Pelicula Angie Vinnie 1994-03-04
Pelicula Velocidad terminal Ben Pinkwater 1994-09-23
Pelicula Amor a quemarropa Virgil 1993-09-09
Pelicula Money for Nothing Billy Coyle 1993-09-10
Pelicula Un marido para mi mujer Mike 1993-10-15
Series Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11