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Sopranos Prequel The Many Saints of Newark Adds Michela De Rossi to Cast

Sopranos prequel The Many Saints of Newark adds Michela De Rossi to cast The Sopranos prequel The Many Saints of Newark just locked up the last of its key players by casting Michela De Rossi, according to Deadline. The Italian-born actress hit the big time in last year’s Boys Cry, and can also be seen on the TV series The Rats. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone...
Tags: New York, Movies, New Jersey, David Chase, The Sopranos, Newark, Alessandro Nivola, Hamilton, Christopher, Michael Imperioli, Jon Bernthal, Leslie Odom Jr, Alan Taylor, Corey Stoll, ComingSoon, Prequel


Hamilton Star Leslie Odom Jr. Joins The Many Saints of Newark

Hamilton star Leslie Odom Jr. joins The Many Saints of Newark Deadline is reporting that Tony-winning Hamilton star Leslie Odom Jr. has joined New Line’s The Sopranos prequel film The Many Saints of Newark in a key role. Details on his character have not yet been released. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() { var s...
Tags: Movies, Broadway, David Chase, Newark, Alessandro Nivola, Hamilton, Tony, Christopher, Lin Manuel Miranda, Michael Imperioli, Orient Express, Aaron Burr, Jon Bernthal, Leslie Odom Jr, Alan Taylor, Corey Stoll


New Line Cinema Sets Sopranos Prequel Film For September 2020

New Line Cinema sets Sopranos prequel film for September 2020 The Hollywood Reporter has brought word that New Line Cinema’s upcoming The Many Saints of Newark, a prequel film of the highly-acclaimed HBO gangster drama series The Sopranos, has been set for a September 25, 2020 release date. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(functi...
Tags: Hbo, Hollywood, Movies, David Chase, The Sopranos, Newark, Alessandro Nivola, Sopranos, Christopher, Michael Imperioli, Jon Bernthal, New Line Cinema, Alan Taylor, Corey Stoll, ComingSoon, Movie News


Jesse Eisenberg Takes Up Karate in The Art of Self Defense Trailer

Jesse Eisenberg Takes Up Karate in The Art of Self Defense Trailer After a somewhat elongated absence from the big screen, at least by Hollywood standards, Jesse Eisenberg, last seen by most filmgoers in that post-credit Justice League scene, has popped up in the trailer for the dark comedy The Art of Self Defense. You can check out the trailer (via The Hollywood Reporter) in the player below. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB...
Tags: Hollywood, Movies, Justice League, Hulu, Columbus, Alessandro Nivola, Imogen Poots, Jesse Eisenberg, Hollywood Reporter, Guillermo, Eisenberg, Riley Stearns, Sensei Nivola, Ramy Eisenberg


‘The Art of Self-Defense’ Trailer: A Terrified Jesse Eisenberg Learns Karate

Jesse Eisenberg is afraid of…well…everything in The Art of Self-Defense. Eisenberg plays a nervous nebbish who decides to sign up for a karate class in order to get over his many, many fears. But as this brief but memorable trailer shows, there’s more going on here than meets the eye. Watch The Art of Self-Defense trailer below. The Art of Self-Defense Trailer The Art of Self-Defense just played at SXSW, where our own Jacob Hall caught it, and came away impressed. Riley Stearns’ previo...
Tags: Comedy, Movies, Movie Trailers, Alessandro Nivola, Imogen Poots, Jesse-Eisenberg, Sxsw, Fight Club, Jacob, Casey, Eisenberg, Stearns, Jacob Hall, The Art of Self-Defense, Riley Stearns, Casey Davies


SXSW 2019 Day 3: ‘The Art of Self-Defense’ and ‘Booksmart’ Are Instant Comedy Classics and ‘The Highwaymen’ is Your Dad’s New Favorite Movie

(Welcome to The SXSW Diaries, where we will be chronicling every single movie we see at the Austin-based film festival.) Welcome to SXSW 2019 day three. In this edition: The Art of Self-Defense is masterful dark comedy about masculinity gone wrong, The Highwaymen is perfectly decent dad-tainment, Booksmart redefines the high school comedy for 2019, and Snatchers can’t quite capture its tricky blend of comedy and horror. The Art of Self-Defense What if Fight Club was remade by the Coen b...
Tags: Lisa Kudrow, Hollywood, Movies, Film, Molly, Banks, America, Features, Austin, Netflix, Wes Anderson, Woody Harrelson, Olivia Wilde, Jason Sudeikis, Alessandro Nivola, Imogen Poots


First Teaser Trailer for 'The Art of Self-Defense' Film Playing at SXSW

"Why karate?" "I'm afraid… I'm afraid of the dark. I'm afraid of other men. They intimidate me." Bleecker Street Films has debuted the first teaser trailer for an indie dark comedy titled The Art of Self-Defense, which is premiering at the SXSW Film Festival starting this weekend. This film is the latest from director Riley Stearns (of the film Faults previously) and it's already set for a theatrical release in June this year, for those who aren't able to catch it at SXSW in Austin. Jesse Ei...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Austin, Alessandro Nivola, Jesse Eisenberg, Sxsw, Indies, Casey, To Watch, Riley Stearns, Imogen Poots Steve Terada, Phillip Andre Botello


‘Sopranos’ Prequel Movie Cast Adds Familiar Wiseguy Ray Liotta

Ray Liotta is going back to his mob movie roots. The GoodFellas actor is the latest name to join the Sopranos prequel movie The Many Saints of Newark. There’s no word on who Liotta is playing, but there’s a full-circle element to this casting. Back when The Sopranos was still in development, Liotta was considered to play the lead of Tony Soprano. The actor turned the part down, however, because he wanted to focus on films. The role eventually went to James Gandolfini, and the rest is TV history...
Tags: Movies, Drama, Casting, David, Chase, David Chase, James Gandolfini, Newark, Alessandro Nivola, Ray-Liotta, Sopranos, Michael Imperioli, Tony Soprano, Alan Taylor, Lorraine Bracco, Liotta


Netflix Acquires The Red Sea Diving Resort Starring Chris Evans

Netflix acquires The Red Sea Diving Resort starring Chris Evans Netflix has acquired the global rights, excluding China, to BRON Studios’ The Red Sea Diving Resort, starring Chris Evans (Avengers: Endgame, Knives Out). PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() { var standAloneSizeMapping = googletag.sizeMapping().addSize(...
Tags: Movies, China, Israel, Netflix, Sudan, Evans, Alessandro Nivola, Chris Evans, Mossad, Greg Kinnear, Michiel Huisman, Kenneth Williams, Haley Bennett, Gideon Raff, Movie News, Michael Kenneth Williams


‘To Dust’ Director Shawn Snyder on Odd Couple Matthew Broderick and Géza Röhrig Digging Corpses [Interview]

Science and spirituality intermingle in one man’s off-kilter quest for absolution. In this dark comedy To Dust, a Hasidic cantor by the name of Shmuel (Géza Röhrig) pursues scientific answers to his spiritual question. In Shmuel’s Jewish spirituality, the soul finds peace when it decays into dust. If the body isn’t dust yet, then the soul is still around. In his heart and nightmares, Shmuel senses his wife’s soul will suffer for a long time if her body doesn’t decompose soon enough. Thus, Shmue...
Tags: New York, Movies, Drama, Interviews, Features, Brooklyn, Judaism, Alessandro Nivola, Matthew, Tribeca, Religious, Géza Röhrig, Son Of Saul, Broderick, Saul, Tribeca Film Institute


Mary Poppins Returns: Emily Mortimer attends with her husband Alessandro Nivola and daughter May 

Mary Poppins Returns: Emily Mortimer dazzles in emerald sequin gown as she takes to the blue carpet with her husband Alessandro Nivola and daughter May By Eve Buckland For Mailonline Published: 14:27 EST, 12 December 2018 | Updated: 16:52 EST, 12 December 2018 She is one of the leading lights in the hotly anticipated Mary Poppins sequel. And Emily Mortimer dazzled as she arrived at the European premiere of Mary Poppins Returns at the Royal Albert Hall in Lon...
Tags: UK, London, Religion, Meryl Streep, Ellen, Angela Lansbury, Julie Walters, Alessandro Nivola, Colin Firth, Celeb Gossip, Michael, Samuel, Mary, Emily, Lin Manuel Miranda, Mary Poppins


James Gandolfini’s Son to Play Young Tony in ‘The Sopranos’ Prequel Film

Michael Gandolfini will be stepping into his late father’s shoes to play the younger version of James Gandolfini‘s most iconic role. The Deuce actor will be starring as a young Tony Soprano in The Many Saints of Newark, the prequel film to The Sopranos, David Chase’s seminal HBO crime drama series. Gandolfini will be joining a cast that already includes Cory Stoll, Jon Bernthal, and Vera Farmiga. Variety reports that Gandolfini has been cast to play a young Tony Soprano in The Many Saints of...
Tags: Hbo, Movies, Drama, Casting, Thriller, New Jersey, Sequels, New Line, David Chase, James-Gandolfini, Newark, Alessandro Nivola, Don Draper, Tony, Golden Globe, Walter White


James Gandolfini’s son cast as young Tony in ‘The Sopranos’ prequel

The Sopranos prequel movie The Many Saints of Newark will star James Gandolfini's son Michael as teenage Tony Soprano, and will follow the future mafioso as he gets tangled up with the mob and race riots in 1960s Newark. The post James Gandolfini’s son cast as young Tony in ‘The Sopranos’ prequel appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Hbo, News, Trends, David Chase, James Gandolfini, The Sopranos, Newark, Alessandro Nivola, Michael, Tony, Tony Soprano, Movies & TV


Corey Stoll and Billy Magnussen Are the Latest Wiseguys to Join ‘Sopranos’ Prequel Movie Cast

The Sopranos prequel movie cast continues to expand like someone’s waistline after eating a whole tray of baked ziti. The latest: Corey Stoll and Billy Magnussen have come about the film, titled The Many Saints of Newark, in undisclosed roles. They join Alessandro Nivola, who is playing Dickie Moltisanti, and Jon Bernthal and Vera Farmiga, who, like Stoll and Magnussen, are playing parts currently under wraps. Variety broke the news that Corey Stoll and Billy Magnussen are joining thee Many ...
Tags: Amazon, Movies, Casting, Netflix, Chase, David Chase, Newark, Alessandro Nivola, Sopranos, Magnussen, Aladdin, Tony Soprano, Stoll, Jon Bernthal, Corey Stoll, Billy Magnussen


Sopranos Movie Prequel Adds Corey Stoll & Billy Magnussen

Sopranos movie prequel adds Corey Stoll & Billy Magnussen Corey Stoll (First Man) and Billy Magnussen (Velvet Buzzsaw) have joined The Sopranos prequel The Many Saints of Newark, Variety has confirmed. The movie will be set during the Newark riots in the ’60s. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() { var standA...
Tags: Movies, Disney, Netflix, David Chase, The Sopranos, Newark, Alessandro Nivola, Golden Globe, Michael Imperioli, Magnussen, Stoll, Jon Bernthal, Alan Taylor, Corey Stoll, Billy Magnussen, ComingSoon


‘Sopranos’ prequel ‘The Many Saints of Newark’ adds ‘The Punisher’ star

The upcoming movie The Many Saints of Newark, based on HBO's hit series The Sopranos, will serve as a prequel to the show. It will focus on Tony Soprano as a boy, as well as the race riots that rocked Newark in 1967. The post ‘Sopranos’ prequel ‘The Many Saints of Newark’ adds ‘The Punisher’ star appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Hbo, News, Trends, David Chase, The Sopranos, Newark, Alessandro Nivola, Tony Soprano, Movies & TV


‘Sopranos’ Prequel Movie Cast Adds Jon Bernthal and Vera Farmiga

The Many Saints of Newark, the Sopranos prequel movie from series creator David Chase, just added two exciting new cast members: Jon Bernthal and Vera Farmiga. At this time, we don’t know who Bernthal and Farmiga are playing – brand new characters, or younger versions of characters we met during the run of The Sopranos. The duo join Alessandro Nivola, who is set to play Dickie Moltisanti, father of Sopranos character Christopher Multisanti. More on the Sopranos prequel movie cast below. Vari...
Tags: Movies, Casting, Netflix, Chase, David-Chase, Newark, Alessandro Nivola, Bates Motel, Tony, Sopranos, Livia, Tony Soprano, Jon Bernthal, Alan Taylor, TV To Film Adaptation, Farmiga


Jon Bernthal and Vera Farmiga Sign On For Sopranos Prequel Film

Jon Bernthal and Vera Farmiga sign on for Sopranos prequel film The prequel film to the critically acclaimed HBO series The Sopranos is moving forward at full steam with the expansion of its cast to include Oscar and Emmy-nominated actress Vera Farmiga (The Conjuring 2) and The Punisher‘s Jon Bernthal, according to Variety. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlo...
Tags: Hbo, Movies, Amc, Netflix, David Chase, The Sopranos, Newark, Alessandro Nivola, Annabelle, Michael Imperioli, Earl, Jon Bernthal, Frank Castle, Alan Taylor, Movie News, Shane Walsh


Star of the upcoming “The Sopranos” prequel reveals details

NEW YORK (AP) — The star of the upcoming “The Sopranos” prequel says a young Tony Soprano will be a part of the film — but had good reason to be careful about how much else he revealed about “The Many Saints of Newark.” Alessandro Nivola talked to The Associated Press about the project on […]
Tags: New York, Movies, News, Entertainment, Nation, Associated Press, Newark, Alessandro Nivola, Tony Soprano


Nivola's predestined role in 'Sopranos' prequel

At an event celebrating the 20th anniversary of "The Sopranos," actor Alessandro Nivola reveals who he'll be playing in the much anticipated movie prequel, "The Many Saints of Newark," and how landing the role was meant to be. (Jan. 10)            [Author: AP]
Tags: News, Ap, Newark, Alessandro Nivola, Nivola


‘The Sopranos’ Movie Star Teases Upcoming Prequel

Alessandro Nivola, star of the upcoming “Sopranos” prequel “The Many Saints of Newark,” revealed that Tony Soprano, the protagonist in the iconic HBO series, will be a central character in the film. Nivola spoke to Variety at the 20th anniversary of “The Sopranos” in New York on Wednesday, where the cast and creator David Chase held a […]
Tags: Hbo, New York, News, David Chase, The Sopranos, Newark, Alessandro Nivola, Tony Soprano, Nivola, The Many Saints of Newark


‘Sopranos’ prequel movie will explore Tony’s childhood and the Newark riots

The upcoming movie The Many Saints of Newark, based on HBO's hit series The Sopranos, will serve as a prequel to the show. It will focus on Tony Soprano as a boy, as well as the race riots that rocked Newark in 1967. The post ‘Sopranos’ prequel movie will explore Tony’s childhood and the Newark riots appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Hbo, News, Trends, David Chase, The Sopranos, Newark, Alessandro Nivola, Tony, Tony Soprano, Movies & TV


David Chase Sheds Insight on The Sopranos Prequel Film

David Chase sheds insight on The Sopranos prequel film As The Sopranos prequel film, The Many Saints of Newark, moves forward, series creator David Chase has started sharing some of his creative motivations for exploring this very specific time in the history of Newark, New Jersey. Speaking with Deadline about the upcoming 20th anniversary of the long-running mob drama’s HBO premiere, Chase said he wanted to zero in on a period of time that the series only hinted at a few times during its si...
Tags: Hbo, TV, Movies, New Jersey, Chase, Boardwalk Empire, David Chase, The Sopranos, Newark, Alessandro Nivola, Tony, Tony Soprano, Alan Taylor, Movie News, The Many Saints of Newark, Lawrence Konner


‘Sopranos’ Prequel Movie Will Feature a Young Tony Soprano

The Sopranos creator David Chase has answered a very pressing question regarding his Sopranos prequel movie, The Many Saints of Newark: will we see Tony Soprano in the film? The answer – yes. Since the film is set in the 1960s, it enables Chase and company to skirt around the tragic fact that James Gandolfini, who so famously played Tony, died in 2013. As a result, the Tony we see in The Many Saints of Newark will be around 8-years-old. I still quite haven’t gotten used to the idea of a Sopr...
Tags: Movies, Sequels, Chase, David-Chase, James Gandolfini, Newark, Alessandro Nivola, Tony, Sopranos, Tony Soprano, Alan Taylor, Gandolfini, TV To Film Adaptation, The-Sopranos, The Many Saints of Newark, Lawrence Konner


Disobedience Is Essential: Interview with Filmmaker Sebastián Lelio

None Disobedience (2017) tells the story of Ronit (Rachel Weisz), a photographer living and working in Manhattan who returns to her Orthodox Jewish community following the death of her father, the spiritual leader of the community. Ronit, who has been living in exile, is surprised to learn her two childhood friends, Esti (Rachel McAdams) and Dovid (Alessandro Nivola) are now married. Complicating matters are her former close friendship with Dovid, her father's closest disciple, and the old forb...
Tags: Feature, Music, UK, Romance, Drama, Interview, Religion, Judaism, Homosexuality, Manhattan, Rachel Mcadams, Rachel Weisz, Alessandro Nivola, Orlando, Naomi Alderman, Orthodoxy


‘Sopranos’ prequel movie ‘The Many Saints of Newark’ adds first cast member

The upcoming movie The Many Saints of Newark will serve as a prequel to HBO's hit series The Sopranos, set in the 1960s and chronicling the years before Tony Soprano rose to power. The film now has its first cast member. The post ‘Sopranos’ prequel movie ‘The Many Saints of Newark’ adds first cast member appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Hbo, News, Trends, David Chase, The Sopranos, Newark, Alessandro Nivola, Tony Soprano, Movies & TV


‘Sopranos’ prequel movie ‘The Many Saints of Newark’ has its first cast member

The upcoming movie The Many Saints of Newark will serve as a prequel to HBO's hit series The Sopranos, set in the 1960s and chronicling the years before Tony Soprano rose to power. The film now has its first cast member. The post ‘Sopranos’ prequel movie ‘The Many Saints of Newark’ has its first cast member appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Hbo, News, Trends, David Chase, The Sopranos, Newark, Alessandro Nivola, Tony Soprano, Movies & TV


Sopranos Prequel Film Casts Alessandro Nivola as Dickey Moltisanti

Sopranos prequel film casts Alessandro Nivola as Dickey Moltisanti The Sopranos prequel film, The Many Saints of Newark, may have landed its first star. Actor Alessandro Nivola has reportedly been cast as Dickey Moltisanti, according to Variety. In the original series, Moltisanti was the late father of Michael Imperioli’s character Christopher Moltisanti, a one-time rising star in the New Jersey crime family. Tony Soprano (the late James Gandolfini) often referred to Dickey Moltisanti as his ...
Tags: Hbo, TV, Movies, New Jersey, TV News, David Chase, James Gandolfini, The Sopranos, Newark, Alessandro Nivola, Jesse Eisenberg, Tony, Sopranos, Michael Imperioli, Tony Soprano, Alan Taylor


‘Sopranos’ Movie Looking to Make Alessandro Nivola a Made Man as Christopher’s Father

The Sopranos movie, The Many Saints of Newark, is still happening, and the first piece of potential casting has been announced. Alessandro Nivola is in negotiations to play Dickey Moltisanti in the film, which is set before the events of The Sopranos. That’s no doubt a familiar name to fans of the show – Dickey Moltisanti was the father of Christopher Moltisanti, played by Michael Imperioli in the groundbreaking HBO series. Dickey was already dead by the time the events of The Sopranos took pla...
Tags: Hbo, Movies, Drama, Casting, David-Chase, Newark, Alessandro-Nivola, Variety, Tony, Sopranos, Christopher, Michael Imperioli, Tony Soprano, Alan Taylor, Dickey, TV To Film Adaptation