James Gandolfini

James Gandolfini
1961 - 2013
James Gandolfini  American Actor

James Gandolfini dating history


James Gandolfini was previously married to Deborah Lin (2008 - 2013) and Marcy Wudarski (1999 - 2002).

James Gandolfini was engaged to Lora Somoza (2004 - 2005).

James Gandolfini was in a relationship with Cynthia DeMoss.


American Actor James Gandolfini was born James Joseph Gandolfini Jr. on 18th September, 1961 in Westwood, New Jersey, USA and passed away on 19th Jun 2013 Rome, Lazio, Italy aged 51. He is most remembered for Anthony "Tony" Soprano On The Sopranos (1999-2007).. His zodiac sign is Virgo.

James Gandolfini was in 5 on-screen matchups, including Catherine O'Hara in Surviving Christmas (2004), Edie Falco in The Sopranos (1999), Geena Davis in Angie (1994), Susan Sarandon in Romance & Cigarettes (2005) and Kate Winslet in Romance & Cigarettes (2005).

James Gandolfini is a member of the following lists: Emmy Award winners, Actors from New Jersey and American film actors.


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Relationship Statistics

Married2 7 years, 11 months 7 years, 3 months 6 years, 6 months
Engaged1 2 years, 7 months - -
Dating1 - - -
Total4 7 years, 11 months 4 years, 3 months 2 years, 7 months


First Name James
Middle Name Joseph
Last Name Gandolfini Jr.
Full Name at Birth James Joseph Gandolfini Jr.
Alternative Name Jim, Jimmy, James Gandolfini, James Joseph Gandolfini Jr.
Age 51 (age at death) years
Birthday 18th September, 1961
Birthplace Westwood, New Jersey, USA
Died 19th June, 2013
Place of Death Rome, Lazio, Italy
Cause of Death Heart Attack
Buried Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend
Height 6' 1" (185 cm)
Build Large
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Sexuality Straight
Religion Roman Catholic
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Park Ridge High School, Park Ridge, New Jersey, United States (1979)
University B.A., Communication Studies, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, United States (1982), New Brunswick College, NJ
Occupation Text Actor, Producer, Voice Artst
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Anthony "Tony" Soprano On The Sopranos (1999-2007).
Year(s) Active 1987–2013, 1981–2013, 1980–2013
Brand Endorsement (2006) TV commercials (UK): American Airlines, (2012) TV commercial for "Empowered UCLA Extension" at "empowered.com
Shoe Size 12
Official Websites www.nndb.com/people/595/000023526/, www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=112586398
Father James Joseph Gandolfini, Sr.(A Bricklayer And Cement Mason And Was Later The Head Custodian At Paramus Catholic High School In Paramus, New Jersey, United States)
Mother Santa (A High School Lunch Lady)
Sister Johanna
Family Member Michael (Son), Liliana (Daughter)
Favorite Places Italy
Favorite Foods Italian
Favorite Colors Black

James Joseph Gandolfini Jr. (September 18, 1961 – June 19, 2013) was an American actor and producer best known for his role as Tony Soprano, the Italian-American crime boss in HBO's television series The Sopranos. He won three Emmy Awards, three Screen Actors Guild Awards, and one Golden Globe Award. Gandolfini's performance as Tony Soprano is widely regarded as among the greatest performances in television history.

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James Gandolfini51 VirgoActor
Deborah Lin54 LibraActress
Lora Somoza-Actress
Marcy Wudarski-Relative
Cynthia DeMoss-Actress


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
MichaelMale200022 years oldMarcy Wudarski
Liliana RuthFemale10th October, 20129 years oldDeborah Lin


The Drop2014Cousin MarvMovie
The Incredible Burt Wonderstone2013Doug MunnyMovie
Violet & Daisy2013The GuyMovie
Enough Said2013AlbertMovie
Nicky Deuce2013Bobby EggsTV Movie
Not Fade Away2012PatMovie
Killing Them Softly2012MickeyMovie
Zero Dark Thirty2012C.I.A. DirectorMovie
Down the Shore2011Bailey EulerMovie
Cinema Verite2011Craig GilbertTV Movie
Welcome to the Rileys2010Doug RileyMovie
Mint Julep2010Mr. GMovie
The Taking of Pelham 1232009MayorMovie
Where the Wild Things Are2009Carol (voice)Movie
In the Loop2009Lt. Gen. George MillerMovie
Stories USA2007The Man (segment "Club Soda")Movie
All the King's Men2006Tiny DuffyMovie
Lonely Hearts2006Det. Charles HilderbrandtMovie
Club Soda2006The ManShort Film
Romance & Cigarettes2005Nick MurderMovie
Surviving Christmas2004Tom ValcoMovie
The Last Castle2001Col. WinterMovie
The Man Who Wasn't There2001Big Dave BrewsterMovie
The Mexican2001Winston BaldryMovie
8MM1999Eddie PooleMovie
A Whole New Day1999VincentShort Film
The Sopranos1999Tony SopranoTV Show
A Civil Action1998Al LoveMovie
The Mighty1998Kenny KaneMovie
Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil1997Diner Cook #2 (uncredited)Movie
Perdita Durango1997DumasMovie
She's So Lovely1997KieferMovie
12 Angry Men1997Juror #6TV Movie
Gun1997Walter DifideliTV Show
Night Falls on Manhattan1996Joey AllegrettoMovie
The Juror1996EddieMovie
Crimson Tide1995Lt. Bobby DoughertyMovie
Get Shorty1995BearMovie
Le nouveau monde1995Will CaberraMovie
Terminal Velocity1994Ben PinkwaterMovie
Italian Movie1993AngeloMovie
Money for Nothing1993Billy CoyleMovie
Mr. Wonderful1993MikeMovie
True Romance1993VirgilMovie
A Stranger Among Us1992Tony BaldessariMovie
The Last Boy Scout1991Marcone's Henchman (uncredited)Movie
Shock! Shock! Shock!1987Orderly (as Jim Gandolfini)Movie
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Rock1984Jun 19, 2017

Monday June 19, 2017, Happy Angel's Blessings Day to you, James Gandolfini. It has been four years since you have passed away.

marcus28Sep 3, 2015

Friday September 18,2015, Happy Heavenly 54th Birthday to you,James Gandolfini.

marcus28Jun 19, 2015

Friday June 19,2015, Happy Angel's Blessings Day to you, James Gandolfini. It has been two years since you have passed away.

marcus28Dec 20, 2014

You will always and forever be known as Tony Soprano on the Television Series:The Sopranos (1999-2007). You are one of the coolest celebrities in the world. Love you and miss you.

marcus28Oct 4, 2014

On Thursday September 18,2014, Happy Heavenly 53rd Birthday to you,James Gandolfini.

marcus28Sep 2, 2014

Congratulations on your new film, James Gandolfini: The Drop (2014), opening in movie theaters on Friday September 12,2014. Wish you were alive to see it.

marcus28Jun 10, 2014

On Thursday June 19,2014, Happy Angel's Blessings Day to you, James Gandolfini. It has been one year since you have passed away.

marcus28Dec 4, 2013

You are a phenomenal actor, James Gandolfini. Rest In Peace.

CindyCelebsCindyCelebsJun 20, 2013

Rest in Peace James, you will be missed.

MouseJun 19, 2013

He had died of a heart-attack today! RIP

CraigSnyderCraigSnyderMay 10, 2013

No matter what role you see him in, he'll always be Tony Soprano.

gianni53Feb 20, 2013

Great actor, got his best role so far for Tony Soprano. He was so real, so human in that role. I can't wait to see another series with him in it!

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