The Sopranos.

‘Sopranos’ And ‘Goodfellas’ Star Frank Vincent Dies During Open Heart Surgery

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 14.09.2017 | UK Entertainment

Veteran actor Frank Vincent, best known for his roles in ‘The Sopranos’ and ‘Goodfellas’, has died at the age of 78. The ‘mob actor’ passe...

The Classic TV Dramas Everyone Else Has Watched Apart From You

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.03.2015 | UK Entertainment

They're also known as 'water cooler' shows - despite the fact that, as Seinfeld's George Costanza once remarked, "Nobody drinks from a water cooler a...

Netflix, What Next for the King of Streaming?

Wayne Beynon | Posted 29.03.2015 | UK Entertainment
Wayne Beynon

Netflix has been at the forefront of this shift in the way we interact with our televisions, offering viewers an unprecedented quantity of content from one source, much of which had previously only been available by purchasing expensive movies from the likes of Sky or Virgin, or enjoying an old school DVD boxset.

'Desperate Housewives' Star Polly Dies Aged 84

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 21.09.2014 | UK Entertainment

Polly Bergen, whose credits include ‘Desperate Housewives’ and ‘The Sopranos’ has died age 84. The actress’s publicist Judy Katz has con...

Where Does 'Breaking Bad' Rank Among the Greatest Ever TV Series?

Matt Clough | Posted 30.11.2013 | UK Entertainment
Matt Clough

This week's finale of the critically acclaimed Breaking Bad achieved what most series dare only dream of, transcending the confines of the small screen to become a socio-cultural event, anticipated with not so much eagerness as frothing vigour and concurrently mourned by many like a death in the family...

Does The Great Train Robbery Explain How Villains Became the New Heroes?

Dr Raj Persaud | Posted 07.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Dr Raj Persaud

Was the Great Train Robbery the beginning of a process which lead to popular TV series such as The Sopranos and Dexter, where hero and villain often appear inverted?

Survey Reveals the Changing Landscape of International Applications

Paul Ellett | Posted 03.09.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Paul Ellett

In the wake of actor James Gandolfini's death, Sky Atlantic broadcast four classic episodes of The Sopranos, one being 'College'. This episode sees To...

Alec Baldwin Says Sorry To Gay Groups After 'Homophobic' Twitter Rant

PA | Posted 28.08.2013 | UK Entertainment

Alec Baldwin has apologised to a New York City-based lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights group for a series of tweets that could be interpre...

The Common Decency of James Gandolfini

John Wight | Posted 22.08.2013 | UK Entertainment
John Wight

James Gandolfini was a Hollywood star and I a mere stand-in - a complete nobody in the scheme of things - yet there he was, just prior to shooting a scene in a movie, concerned that he may have slighted me by failing to say hi in the supermarket the night before and going out of his way to make sure he hadn't. He didn't know me and didn't have to do that.

James Gandolfini: Celebrity Twitter Tributes

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.06.2013 | UK Entertainment

News of James Gandolfini's death has prompted a stream of tributes on Twitter, as former co-stars, famous friends and celebrity fans took to the socia...

Stars Pay Tribute To 'Sopranos' Star James

PA | Posted 19.08.2013 | UK Entertainment

Tributes have poured in for James Gandolfini, the American actor best known for his role as the mob boss in 'The Sopranos', who died yesterday at the ...

The Five Most Shocking TV Character Demises

Tony Mckenna | Posted 10.08.2013 | UK Entertainment
Tony Mckenna

Contains Spoilers ***** Last week the Twittersphere erupted in a single collective yowl of shock and disbelief. The cause - the penultimate episode in series three of Game of Thrones.

Caroline Frost

TV REVIEW: Lilyhammer, When The Sopranos Met Nordic Noir | Caroline Frost | Posted 12.11.2012 | UK Entertainment

Lilyhammer aka 'When the Sopranos went to Norway' follows in the footsteps of countless variations on the proverbial fish-out-of-water tale. The quest...

Breaking Bad is so Good

Luke Cope | Posted 09.09.2012 | UK Entertainment
Luke Cope

Breaking Bad season 5 is due to be aired in the US on 15 July. After being such a huge fan of the likes of The Wire and The Sopranos I never thought a series would completely engulf me as those two gems did. Breaking bad has more than filled that void for me.

Who Said It? Jose Or Johnny? (QUIZ)

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 30.03.2012 | UK Sport

Following on from the Sir Alex Ferguson and Tony Soprano comparison, we continue to draw parallels between football managers and fictitious Italian mo...

QUIZ: Can You Tell Fergie From Soprano?

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 20.06.2013 | UK Sport

In The Godfather, a recuperating Vito Corleone is informed of his son Sonny’s brutal murder at a tollbooth, but rather than initiate bloody vengeanc...

A Bright Future for Original Online Video Series

Jonathan Heath | Posted 05.03.2012 | UK Tech
Jonathan Heath

If 2011 was the year that the world became completely besotted by viral videos, then 2012 will be the year where original content hosted by online video sites broke through to challenge the waning dominance of the television media and its network overlords.