By Jon Friedman | Jon Friedmans Media Matrix June 19, 2013 at 7:51PM
James Gandolfini, the star of HBO's series The Sopranos and an actor in many movies, has reportedly died in Italy, according to many media sources.
The cause may have been a heart attack or a stroke, the reports said.
Read the New York Daily News story: http://www.nydailynews.com/entertainment/james-gandolfini-dead-51-article-1.1377435
Gandolfini, 51, was beloved for his portrayal of Mafia boss Tony Soprani, in one of the most iconic roles in TV history.
After the initial reports, Twitter was abuzz with tweets saying that HBO confirmed the death