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Here Is the First Trailer for James Gandolfini’s Final Film, ‘The Drop’

Robert Kessler | April 1, 2014 - 7:30 pm

Before he died, James Gandolfini shot The Drop with Tom Hardy and Noomi Rapace; it has now become his final film role. This is the first trailer. … More »


James Gandolfini and Julia Louis-Dreyfus Get Goofy in ‘Enough Said’ Bloopers

Andrea Simpson | January 10, 2014 - 6:45 pm

For anyone who hasn’t seen Enough Said it’s been hailed as a celebration of James Gandolfini’s true acting talent.

And it wouldn’t have been the same without the undeniable chemistry on and off screen between the late star and Julia Louis-Dreyfus, who’s a Golden Globe nominee for her performance.

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GQ Reveals Its “Men of the Year” Cover Stars

Kelly Lynch | November 12, 2013 - 8:01 am

This morning, GQ revealed its Men of the Year covers boys:  Matthew McConaughey, Kendrick Lamar, Will Ferrell + Ron Burgundy, Justin Timerberlake and the late James Gandolfini.

Timberlake talked about his next role in the Coen BrothersInside Llewyn Davis.

“You do a Coens movie,” Timberlake said, “and secretly you’re like,… More »



James Gandolfini’s ‘Sopranos’ Family Attends Film Premiere in His Honor

Robert Kessler | September 17, 2013 - 11:30 am

One of the late James Gandolfini’s final films premiered Monday night in New York. In his stead, Gandolfini’s Sopranos family attended the premiere. … More »


Americans Desperately Want to Reanimate Princess Diana

Robert Kessler | September 3, 2013 - 7:00 pm

Vanity Fair and 60 Minutes conducted a terrifically morose poll about death which asked Americans, among other things, which celebrity they would most like to be brought back to life. The winner is former princess and September 2013 Vanity Fair cover model (total coincidence there, I’m sure) Diana Spencer. … More »


James Gandolfini Shows His Soft Side in ‘Enough Said’

Robert Kessler | August 6, 2013 - 7:00 pm

Here is the first trailer for Nicole Holofcener’s Enough Said, a movie that will, unfortunately, always be known as James Gandolfini’s final starring role. The film also stars Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Catherine Keener and Toni Collette, who’s finally allowed to use her actual accent.

The movie is about Louis-Dreyfus and Gandolfini, the two begin dating… More »



6 Stories You May Have Missed

Gabrielle Chung | July 26, 2013 - 11:00 pm

Why Kim Kardashian Didn’t Give Her Baby A “K” Name

The reality TV starlet and her boyfriend, Kanye West, have revealed the reason why they didn’t choose a “K” name for their daughter, North. Us Weekly has the scoop on the combo-breaking moniker.

Does Hugh Jackman Like Rough Sex?

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David Chase’s Heartbreaking Eulogy to James Gandolfini is Today’s Must-Read

Robert Kessler | June 27, 2013 - 6:30 pm

The New York City funeral for James Gandolfini was not open to the public, but HitFix’s Alan Sepinwall has managed to obtain a transcript of the eulogy delivered by David Chase who created The Sopranos and Gandolfini’s most famous role as Tony Soprano. Chase wrote the eulogy as a letter written to Gandolfini, saying that… More »


Funeral Held for James Gandolfini in New York

| June 27, 2013 - 10:39 am

A funeral service was held for the late James Gandolfini early Thursday morning at the Cathedral Church of Saint John the Divine on Manhattan’s Upper West Side. Among those who attended the service were New Jersey Governor Chris Christie and Gandolfini’s Sopranos co-stars Edie FalcoLorraine Bracco and Jamie-Lynn Sigler.

Gandolfini died last Wednesday of… More »



Private Wake Held for James Gandolfini in New Jersey

| June 27, 2013 - 7:30 am

A private wake was held for late actor James Gandolfini Wednesday evening at the Robert Spearing Funeral Home in Park Ridge, N.J., the NY Daily News reported. Gandolfini’s widow, Deborah Lin, and their 9-month-old daughter, Liliana, were among those in attendance.

The Daily News spoke to a relative of Gandolfini’s, Bob Price, at… More »


5 Stories You May Have Missed This Weekend

Peggy Truong | June 24, 2013 - 9:00 am

Celebuzz is rounding up the weekend’s hottest headlines, from an impromptu scavenger hunt to a wedding you’ll soon be seeing on the small screen.

Gandolfini Comes Home

The body of James Gandolfini was flown from Rome to New York City on Sunday, days after the 51-year-old passed away from a heart… More »


James Gandolfini’s Body to Return to U.S. on Monday

Peggy Truong | June 23, 2013 - 11:20 am

Update: 1:45 p.m. PST James Gandolfini’s body was flown out of Italy on Sunday, according to Rome airport authorities. (via Reuters). The private New York-bound flight departed Fiumicino airport at around 12 p.m. ET.

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James Gandolfini is coming home.

On Sunday morning, a spokesperson for the late actor’s… More »



James Gandolfini Autopsy Confirms He Died of a Heart Attack: Report

| June 21, 2013 - 9:58 am

An autopsy has confirmed that actor James Gandolfini died Wednesday of a heart attack, a hospital source told Reuters early Friday morning.

The source, who asked not to be identified, added that Rome’s Umberto I hospital planned to announce the results later today after officially informing the U.S. embassy and family members.
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Edie Falco Remembers James Gandolfini and Their ‘Greatest’ Love Story

| June 20, 2013 - 10:08 am

Actress Edie Falco, who played James Gandolfini’s wife Carmela on the Emmy-winning series The Sopranos, released a statement this morning honoring the 51-year-old actor, who died Wednesday of a heart attack in Italy. Here’s what she said:
He was a man of tremendous depth and sensitivity, with a kindness and generosity beyond words. I… More »


Restaurant Where ‘The Sopranos’ Filmed Its Final Scene Pays Tribute to James Gandolfini

| June 20, 2013 - 8:45 am

Holsten’s, the New Jersey ice cream parlor where The Sopranos filmed its final and now-controversial scene, paid its respects to the late James Gandolfini on Wednesday by putting a “Reserved” sign on the booth where and his TV family sat.

The moving tribute was captured by @JKlekamp, who uploaded a photo to his… More »



A Tribute to the Late James Gandolfini

| June 20, 2013 - 6:00 am

If you were to ask any diehard fan of television what the greatest show of all time was, odds are they’d probably say The Sopranos; the WGA, for example, did so earlier this month.

One of the reasons the show wound up being so successful — beyond the writing, the direction and its… More »


‘Sopranos’ Star Steven Van Zandt Remembers James Gandolfini

Kelly Lynch | June 19, 2013 - 10:56 pm

“I have lost a brother and a best friend,” Steven Van Zandt, who played Silvio Dante alongside the late James Gandolfini in The Sopranos, told Celebuzz in a statement.  “The world has lost one of the greatest actors of all time.  Maureen and I send our deepest sympathy and love to Deborah, Michael, Lily, and all of… More »


James Gandolfini Dead at 51

Peggy Truong | June 19, 2013 - 7:42 pm

UPDATE 5:47 PST: James Gandolfini’s managers Mark Armstrong and Nancy Sanders released a statement confirming the actor’s death.

“It is with immense sorrow that we report our client James Gandolfini passed away today while on holiday in Rome, Italy. Our hearts are shattered and we will miss him deeply. He and his family were part… More »



James Gandolfini Dead: Celebrities React To Death of ‘Sopranos’ Star

Gabrielle Chung | June 19, 2013 - 7:40 pm

It’s a sad day for TV fans everywhere as James Gandolfini, the star of HBO’s award-winning drama The Sopranos, has died.

Though details revolving around his passing are still unclear, celebrities everywhere are already pouring out their hearts and sending sympathies to the 51-year-old’s family.

The actor, who won three Emmy Awards and three… More »


See Which Stars Go Crazy For The Gras

Celebuzz | February 12, 2013 - 7:00 am

Beads, boob-flashing and booze-fueled parades — such is the glory of Mardi Gras.

And as the annual festivities roll around each February, celebrities fly south to New Orleans soak up the Gras gaiety. This year, like every year, the Big Easy entertained a string celebrity-studded parades — put on by the krewes of Endymion,… More »


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