In a too-brief career that ended Wednesday at age 51 while he was vacationing in Rome, Actor James Gandolfini can be celebrated for performances on TV, on stage and in films that reached beyond the obvious triumph of "The Sopranos"
FILE - In this Sept. 10, 2006 file photo, actor James Gandolfini listens to a question during a news conference for the film \"All the Kings Men\" at the Toronto International Film Festival in Toronto. Gandolfini, whose portrayal of a brutal, emotionallydelicate mob boss in HBO's \"The Sopranos\" helped create one of TV's greatest drama series and turned the mobster stereotype on its head, died Wednesday, June 19, 2013 in Italy. He was 51. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Adrian Wyld, File)