Steven Van Zandt was asked to respond to the opening cuts of the upcoming sopranos prequel film Many Saints of Newarki.
E Street Band Guitarist Starred sopranos Character Silvio Dante in the hit mafia drama that ran from 1999–2007.
Van Zandt recently told SiriusXM That producer David Chase showed him the opening cuts of the film and asked for his feedback. He said: “I saw many early cuts. He’s been tinkering with it for two years now. So by the time I watch it again, it may be a completely different film.
“He wanted me and Maureen” [Van Zandddt’s wife and fellow Sopranos actress] To look at it and give it some input. Silvio is in it, just 30 years ago. The younger version of Dante will be played by first cow Actor John Magaro.
He also revealed that one part to which he did not react – despite his musical credentials – was music. It Was Because It’s David Chase’s “Favorite Part Of Doing” the Sopranos and his first film not fade awayThat’s all about him as a young man joining his first band.”
He continued: “It’s the love of his life, doing music. He didn’t need me for it.”
Official Summary of Many Saints of Newarki Reads: “Young Anthony Soprano growing up in one of the most turbulent eras in Newark history, becoming a man as rival gangsters begin to rise up and break the all-powerful Dimio crime family’s hold on the fast-paced city. challenge.
“Caught in the changing times is that uncle, Dickie Moltisanti, who struggles to manage both his professional and personal responsibilities—and whose influence on his influential nephew will help make the teenager the all-powerful mob boss we’re after.” I will know: Tony Soprano.”
Michael Gandolfini, son of the late James Gandolfini, is playing a younger version of his father’s character Tony Soprano on the show.
Earlier this week it was revealed that James Gandolfini was paid $3 million (£2.1 million) to turn down the role of Steve Carell. The Office.
late actor sopranos Co-stars Michael Imperioli and Steve Schiripa revealed the news during the latest episode of their podcast talking sopranos, while Ricky Gervais joined in.
Many Saints of Newarki Currently slated to release in UK cinemas on 22 October.