The prequel movie to hit HBO sequence The Sopranos has been formally given a launch date. The movie, titled Newark, will launch within the theatres within the US on 25 September, 2020, reported Variety. It was earlier given the title The Many Saints of Newark. The undertaking is being directed by Alan Taylor from a script by present creator David Chase and Lawrence Konner.
The movie, set towards the backdrop of the Newark riots of the 1960s when African-Americans and Italians clashed, will characteristic an ensemble solid of Alessandro Nivola, Vera Farmiga, Jon Bernthal, Billy Magnussen, Corey Stoll, and Ray Liotta.
“I guess I got to be kind of discreet about it, so David Chase doesn’t kill me,” Nivola mentioned. “I’m playing Dickie Moltisanti, who is the central character in the movie, and he is Christopher Moltisanti’s dad,” Nivola had mentioned in an earlier interplay.
Michael Gandolfini, the son of late The Sopranos star James Gandolfini, is enjoying the youthful model of his father’s well-known character, Tony Soprano, within the movie.
The Sopranos, headlined by Gandolfini, was HBO‘s probably the most critically acclaimed reveals. It ran for six seasons and received 21 Emmys.
(With inputs from The Associated Press)
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