James Gandolfini’s 12 Best Movie and Television Roles

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The name James Gandolfini might always be synonymous with his HBO anti-hero Tony Soprano, and for good reason — the troubled Mafioso in David Chase’s masterful drama proved to be an unprecedentedly complex character, played to perfection by New Jersey native Gandolfini. But that doesn’t mean we should shirk the remainder of the actor’s work. With roles in crime dramas, satirical comedies, intense thrillers, and family fantasies alike, Gandolfini has proven himself a versatile powerhouse, capable of any cinematic turn. In honor of the late hero of screens big and small, we’ve compiled a gallery of some of his greatest contributions to the realms of film and TV. Click through to get a new picture of just how much Gandolfini could do.

James Gandolfini’s 12 Best Roles

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