James Gandolfini, Sopranos star, dies in Italy aged 51
James Gandolfini, the US actor best known for his role as a therapy-seeking mob boss in The Sopranos, has died at the age of 51.
Gandolfini suffered a possible heart attack while on holiday in Rome, the US HBO TV network told the BBC.
The New Jersey-born star had been in Italy to attend the Taormina film festival in Sicily.
Lizo Mzimba reports.
- BBC News