James Gandolfini dead at the age of 51. Winning awards for her role in The Sopranos, died of a heart attack while he was in Italy, such as HBO confirmed.
"We all shocked and unspeakably sad tek over this loss, He's part of the family. He is truly a special man with a big talent and the authoritative and most importantly he loves every person without distinguishing," HBO representative said in a statement.
Gandolfini left a warm impression through humor and hospitality. "Our Condolences to his wife and children in the mourning period. He will always be missed," they added. Actor widely known for his role as Tony Soprano was killed when will attend the Taormina Film Festival in Sicily, Thursday (20/06).
Mark Armstrong and Nancy Sanders, the manager said that the departure of the great emotional impact to his colleagues. "With heavy hearts we say his departure today in vacation in Rome, Italy," they said.
Throughout his career, Gandolfini won three Emmy awards for his role as the head gangster in The Sopranos. He also starred in some other films blockbuster films such as TRUE ROMANCE, GET SHORTY, ZERO DARK THIRTY, IN THE LOOP, and WHERE THE WILD THINGS ARE. He is currently starring in the latest miniseries from HBO, CRIMINAL JUSTICE before he died of a heart attack.