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James Gandolfini, Tony Soprano, Dies at Age 51

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James Gandolfini, who starred as Tony Soprano in "The Sopranos," has died at age 51. 

The actor suffered from a fatal heart attack in Italy, and was in the country for the 59th Taormina Film Festival.

Gandolfini was set to attend the events with Italian director Gabriele Muccino.

He won 3 Emmy awards for his role as Tony in the HBO hit.

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Most recently, he starred in "Get Shorty," "The Mexican," and "Zero Dark Thirty."

In May, he was reportedly in good spirits and was joking about a "Sopranos" movie. 

He is survived by his wife Deborah Lin and the couple's daughter, who was born in October 2012. He also has a teen son from another marriage. 

Sources: ICYDK