James Gandolfini’s Son, Michael, Cast As The Young Tony Soprano In ‘Many Saints’ Prequel Film

The Playlist | 1/23/2019 | Charles Barfield
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When David Chase needed to find a younger version of Tony Soprano for his upcoming film, “The Many Saints of Newark,” he did exactly what you’d expect. If you need a younger James Gandolfini, who made the character of Tony Soprano so iconic, then you just look for a younger Gandolfini. And that’s exactly what the ‘Sopranos’ creator did.

Deadline is reporting that Michael Gandolfini, the son of the late-James, has been cast to play the young Tony Soprano in the upcoming ‘Sopranos’ prequel film. As previously reported, ‘Many Saints’ takes place in the ‘60s, decades before the legendary HBO series, and tells the story of the young Soprano as he navigates a neighborhood being torn apart due to tensions between the Italian-Americans and African-Americans.

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