JLD honors Gandolfini 10th anniversary
Julia Louis-Dreyfus is set to host a special tribute show to her late friend and co-star James Gandolfini, who passed away suddenly ten years ago. The tribute show will explore the actor’s life and work, and bring together friends, family, and colleagues who knew Gandolfini both on and off the screen.
Who was James Gandolfini?
James Gandolfini was a highly acclaimed actor known for his work in some of the most iconic TV series and movies of all time. Born in 1961 in New Jersey, he got his start in theater before moving to Hollywood to pursue a career in film and TV.
Gandolfini is best known for his role as Tony Soprano on the hit HBO show The Sopranos. He won several awards for his portrayal of the troubled New Jersey mob boss, including three Emmy awards for Best Lead Actor in a Drama Series.
Gandolfini’s other notable film and TV roles include:
- True Romance
- The Mexican
- Get Shorty
- Zero Dark Thirty
- The Drop
- The Man Who Wasn’t There
How did Gandolfini die?
Gandolfini tragically passed away in 2013 at the age of 51 from a heart attack while on vacation in Italy. Fans and colleagues around the world mourned the loss of one of the most talented and beloved actors of his generation.
JLD’s tribute to Gandolfini
In honor of the tenth anniversary of Gandolfini’s passing, Julia Louis-Dreyfus is teaming up with former Sopranos co-star Steve Buscemi to host a special tribute show. The show will feature interviews with friends, family, and colleagues of the late actor, who will share their favorite memories and moments from his life and career.
The show’s format
The tribute show is set to air on HBO and will be made up of several segments, including:
- Interviews with close friends and family members
- Clips from Gandolfini’s most iconic roles
- Behind-the-scenes footage from The Sopranos and other projects
The 10th anniversary of James Gandolfini’s passing is a significant moment for fans of his work and for those who knew him personally. Julia Louis-Dreyfus’s tribute show promises to celebrate Gandolfini’s life and legacy and give fans an inside look at the man behind some of the most memorable characters in TV and film history.
What other Sopranos stars will appear in the tribute show?
It’s currently unclear which other Sopranos stars will appear in the tribute show besides Steve Buscemi.
When will the tribute show air?
The tribute show is set to air on HBO, but a specific air date has not yet been announced.
Will there be any new footage from The Sopranos?
While it’s possible that some new behind-the-scenes footage from The Sopranos may be included in the tribute show, it’s unlikely that any new scenes or episodes will be created specifically for the event.
Will the tribute show be available for streaming?
It’s likely that the tribute show will be available for streaming on HBO’s streaming service HBO Max, but it’s not yet clear whether it will be available on other streaming platforms as well.
Will there be any other events to commemorate Gandolfini’s passing?
It’s possible that other events or tributes may be planned in the coming months to commemorate the 10th anniversary of James Gandolfini’s death, but nothing has been announced at this time.