It's been 20 years since "The Sopranos" first aired, beginning a golden age of television that continues to this day. Let's take a look back at the classic mob drama.
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21 wins & 52 nominations.
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Appeared (as "Charley Malloy"; Broadway debut) in "On the Waterfront". Drama. Written by Budd Schulberg
and Stanley H. Silverman
. Incidental music by David Amram. Directed by Adrian Hall. Brooks Atkinson Theatre: 1 May 1995-7 May 1995 (8 performances + 16 previews that began on 12 Apr 1995). Cast: Kevin Conway
(as "Johnny ...
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[on The Sopranos
(1999) project] I read it. I liked it. I thought it was good. But I thought they would have to hire some good-looking guy, not George Clooney
but some Italian George Clooney, and that would be that. But they called me and they said can I meet David Chase
for breakfast at nine a.m. At the time, I was younger and I stayed out late a lot, and I was like, "Oh, for fuck's sake. This ...
Said he was nothing like "Tony Soprano" in real life, describing his own personality as being more like a "260-pound Woody Allen
Frequently plays characters who are brutish yet charming