Jon Bernthal and Vera Farmiga were confirmed in cast Many Saints from Newark (Many saints from Newark, in free translation), the predecessor of the classic show Soprano family (Through Variety). The characters have not yet been revealed.
The production that he meets a year ago will follow Tony's childhood and will cope with the tension between white and black. "I've been watching the film for a long time, and I'm still worried, but I started to look at Newark where my parents came from and where the protests took place. […] I began to think about these events and organized crime and I thought it would be interesting to combine these two elements ", he explained Date.
The entry point is Dickie Moltisanti, the character Alessandro Nivola. Dickie is the father of Christopher, who becomes Tony in the show. The character itself has never appeared on the show but is quoted as a person who helped transform a small gang into a criminal family led by Soprano later.
Alan Taylor, known as Thor: The Dark World and The game of the throne, will lead production. The script is David Chase, creator of the show, next door Lawrence Konner. The cast selection is in full swing and the shooting is set to the next year.
Originally exhibited in 1999, the series was one of the most successful productions in history HBO. The story follows the life and family of Tony Soprano (James Gandolfini), middle-aged man from New Jersey, the DiMeo family leader and patriarch of the soprano family.