She was diagnosed with “really rapid, really aggressive” bladder cancer early last year.
"It just feels like the start of a huge chapter - but a really big and important one.”
The former political adviser will receive 24-hour care at his family home.
“I feel unbelievably fortunate to have spent so much time... and hope his real bambinos know how much his fake bambinos loved him.”
It was "a little more of a horror movie" with De Niro in the role, apparently.
Series five of the BBC cop drama saw the AC-12 boss framed as the mysterious organised crime boss.
Fleabag's "Hot Priest" is the latest star rumoured to be joining the hit Netflix drama.