The Real-Life Mobster Who Inspired The Sopranos

Landmark American crime drama “The Sopranos” is renowned for its authenticity.

The story of Tony Soprano (James Gandolfini) tackling his mental health issues while balancing family life and his duties as a mob boss made for some of the most gripping television of all time.

Often thought to be one of the greatest TV shows ever made, it’s obvious that “The Sopranos” is grounded in reality.Sure, we’ve seen plenty of mob movies of the years, with “The Godfather” and “Goodfellas” among the very best, but nothing quite captured the crushing dread of organized crime like “The Sopranos.””Those who want respect, give respect.”That’s how it was in the hit…The post The Real-Life Mobster Who Inspired The Sopranos appeared first on /Film.

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