On June 19 the world lost a great actor when Jame Gandolfini died of a sudden heart attack. Loved by most everybody who had the chance to work with him and know him, Ganldofini is perhaps most known by the American public for his award winning portrayal of the troubled gangster Tony Soprano. Created by David Chase the HBO crime drama The Sopranos aired from 1999 to 2007. During its original run the show garnered many awards including 5 Golden Globes and in 2013 the Writers Guild of America named it the best written series of all time.
Beginning today, July 1st, with Season 1 HBO OnDemand will air all 6 seasons of the award winning drama in consecutive months. HBO will also re-air the Emmy Award nominated documentary Alive Day Memories: Home from Iraq executive produced by Gandolfini this Thursday July 4th at 7pm Eastern Time.