Before he auditioned for The many saints of NewarkMichael Gandolfini had never seen a minute before The Sopranos. “I was just a kid when he did it. I went up to the set and asked him what it was about and he said, ‘Oh, it’s about this guy who’s in the crowd and kind of goes to therapy.” Michael Esquire told about his late father, James Gandolfini, who played Tony Soprano – one of the most iconic TV characters of all time. Now Michael will play a younger version of Tony for the future Sopranos Prequel currently filming in New York and New Jersey.
Although COVID-19 halted Hollywood productions around the world, The many saints of Newark has returned for new admissions. At the end of September production in New Jersey began with supplies, with artificial snow and vintage cars outside of Holstens Brookdale Confectionary in Bloomfield.
“The hardest part of this whole process was seeing the show for the first time.”
After the COVID delay The many saints of Newark should now appear in March 2021.