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James Gandolfini, Sopranos star, dies in Italy aged 51

20 June 2013 Last updated at 20:06 BST

James Gandolfini, the US actor best known for his role as a therapy-seeking mob boss in The Sopranos, has died at the age of 51.

Gandolfini suffered a possible heart attack while on holiday in Rome, the US HBO TV network told the BBC.

The New Jersey-born star had been in Italy to attend the Taormina film festival in Sicily.

Lizo Mzimba reports.

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