JAMES CAAN, WAS HE IN THE SOPRANAOS? FANS HONOR THREE ACTORS WHO PLAY GANGSTERS

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JAMES CAAN, WAS HE IN THE SOPRANOS? FANS HONOR THREE ACTORS WHO PLAY GANGSTERS

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Actor Tony Sirico passed away on Friday July 8th. He was best known for playing Paulie Walnuts on The Sopranos.

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Fans debated how the three actors – who are all known for their famous roles in gangster films and TV shows – died just weeks apart after learning of the actor’s death.

JAMES CAAN, WAS HE IN THE SOPRANOS?

James Caan did not appear in The Sopranos. The actor was a member of the mafia film series The Godfather and tragically died on Wednesday July 6 at the age of 82.

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James starred in The Godfather (1972) and The Godfather II (1974).

The actor is best known for his famous performances in the films Misery (1990) and Elf (2003).

James’ manager Matt DelPiano, announcing the Godfather actor’s death, said: “Jimmy was one of the greatest. Not only was he one of the greatest actors our industry has ever produced, but he was funny, dependable, loving, and well-loved.

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Above all, our connection has always been one of friendship. I am honored to have worked with him over the years and will truly miss him.

Actors Ray Liotta and Tony Sirco have also passed away.

Field of Dreams, Blow and Goodfellas star Ray Liotta died on May 26, 2022 at the age of 67.

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According to Deadline, the actor died in his sleep in the Dominican Republic. It is rumored that he was shooting a new film there.

On the other hand, Tony Sirico tragically dropped out just two days after James Caan. While he was confirming his death, Bob McGowan, his manager, remained mum about the manner of his death.

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Michael Imperioli, Tony’s Sopranos co-star, also announced his death after appearing on Instagram. He stated that the actor passed away on July 8.

He added, “Tony was unlike anyone I’ve ever known: he was so tough, so devoted and so big-hearted.”

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FANS HONOR THREE ACTORS WHO PLAY GANGSTERS

After the death of Tony Sirico, fans mourned the loss of the three outstanding actors.

“Paulie Walnuts, aka Tony Sirico, rest in peace. We’ve just lost a lot of tough guys, tough individuals who of course had a lot of heart, including him, James Caan and Ray Liotta. With THE SOPRANOS, Sirico may relax, but he also has the ability to break your heart with a single word or look, one fan commented.

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Three of the best actors from three of the best gangster movies were all quickly eliminated. Another admirer named James Caan from The Godfather, Tony Siroco from The Sopranos and Ray Liotta from Goodfellas as notable actors.

RIP Tony Sirico aka Paulie Walnuts from The Sopranos who died at the age of 79. First came James Caan, then Ray Liotta and now he. Some of the best Hollywood gangsters,” added another admirer.

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