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Young Anthony Soprano is growing in one of Newark's most turbulent eras. He becomes a man as rival gangsters rise up to challenge the dominance of the DiMeo crime clan. Dickie Moltisanti is his uncle, and he struggles to balance his personal and professional responsibilities. His influence will make Tony Soprano the powerful mob boss that we'll all come to know.
Alessandro Nivola stars in "The Many Saints of Newark", as well as Tony winner Leslie Odom Jr. ("Disobedience," and "American Hustle"), Tony winner Leslie Odom Jr. ("Broadway's Hamilton," and "Murder on the Orient Express"); Corey Stoll ("First Man," and "The Wolf of Wall Street"); Billy Magnussen ("Game Night," and "The Big Short"); Michela De Rossi ("Bo," TV's"), "Goodfellas"), "Sha," "The Conjuring"), "Up in the Air," and Oscar nominee Vera Farmiga ("The Conjuring") films ("The Conjuring"), "The Conjuring")), with Emmy-winning "Sha").
Alan Taylor ("Thor: The Dark World") is the director. He won an Emmy nomination for his work as a director on "The Sopranos." The film's screenplay was written by David Chase and Lawrence Konner. It is based on Chase characters. Chase, Konner, and Nicole Lambert will produce the film. Toby Emmerich, Richard Brener, Michael Disco and Marcus Viscidi will serve as executive producers.
Taylor's behind the scenes creative team includes Kramer Morgenthau, director of photography ("Creed II," “Thor: The Dark World") and Bob Shaw, production designer ("The Wolf of Wall Street," „The Sopranos") as well as Christopher Tellefsen, Oscar-nominated editor ("Moneyball," “A Quiet Place"), and Amy Westcott, costume designer ("The Wrestler," «Black Swan”).
The film "The Many Saints of Newark" was filmed on location in New Jersey, New York and features many beloved characters from the original series. The six-season run of "The Sopranos", widely regarded as the most important and influential TV drama series ever, was honored with 21 Primetime Emmy Awards and five Golden Globe Awards. Two Peabody Awards were also presented.
New Line Cinema Presents, in association with Home Box Office and a Chase Films Production, "The Many Saints of Newark". The film will be released in theaters nationwide on Oct. 1, 2021. It will also be available on HBO Max in the United States for 31 days after theatrical release. Warner Bros. Pictures is distributing the film worldwide. It has been rated R for strong violent, pervasive language and some nudity.