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‘The Sopranos’ Prequel Movie: Everything We Know So Far About ‘The Many Saints of Newark’

‘The Sopranos’ Prequel Movie: Everything We Know So Far About ‘The Many Saints of Newark’

The planned prequel film to “The Sopranos” might not be “Star Wars: Episode IX,” but many of the details for this highly-anticipated film have been almost as secretive.

At the very least though, it has a title: “The Many Saints of Newark.” This is a project that boasts “The Sopranos” creator David Chase and an already impressive cast.

It also has a release date: New Line Cinema is planning to release the film on Sept. 25, 2020. Here’s what else we know:

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Firstly, Chase wrote the film with Lawrence Konner, a staff writer on “The Sopranos” who received the sole writing credit on three individual episodes. They are also producing the film.

Alan Taylor is directing “Newark.” He won an Emmy in 2007 for directing the Season 6 episode “Kennedy and Heidi.” More recently, Taylor has been behind some of the stand-out episodes of “Game of Thrones,

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