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James Gandolfini

( b. Sep 18, 1961 Westwood, New Jersey, USA - d. Jun 19, 2013 Rome, ITALY ) Male

Biography: James Joseph Gandolfini Jr. was born on September 18, 1961 in Westwood, New Jersey to Santa and James Joseph Gandolfini, Sr. He studied communications at Rutgers University. He became interested in acting at age 25, and he studied the Meisner technique for two years. He married Marcy Gandolfini, with whom he had his son, Michael. He then married Deborah Lin, with whom he had his daughter, Liliana.

Film/TV Credits: Film credits include: "Her," "Zero Dark Thirty," "True Romance," "The Drop," "Fallen," "Crimson Tide," "The Last Boy Scout," "Killing Them Softly," "Where the Wild Things Are," and "The Man Who Wasn't There." Television credits include: "The Sopranos," "Saturday Night Live," "Inside the Actors Studio," "Gun," "Angry Men," "Cinema Verite," and "Nicky Deuce."

Other Awards: Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series in "The Sopranos" in 2000, 2001, and 2003.

He produced the documentaries "Alive Day Memories: Home From Iraq" and "Wartorn: 1861-2010."
The marquees of Broadway theaters were dimmed in his honor on June 26, 2013.

ProductionsDate of Productions
God of Carnage
[Play, Comedy, Original]
  • Starring: James Gandolfini
        Michael (Feb 28, 2009 - Nov 15, 2009)
Mar 22, 2009 - Jun 06, 2010
On the Waterfront
[Play, Drama, Original]
  • Also Starring: James Gandolfini [Charley Malloy]
May 01, 1995 - May 07, 1995
A Streetcar Named Desire
[Play, Drama, Revival]
  • Performer: James Gandolfini [Steve Hubbell]
  • Understudy: James Gandolfini [Harold Mitchell]
Apr 12, 1992 - Aug 09, 1992
2009 Tony Award® Best Actor in a Play
God of Carnage [nominee]
Starring: James Gandolfini
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