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Old 09-13-2017, 04:30 PM
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Vincent ... mob boss Phil Leotardo on 'The Sopranos,' dies at 78
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Old 09-13-2017, 04:34 PM
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Vincent died of complications from heart surgery in New Jersey

Vincent also played tough guys for director Martin Scorsese in Raging Bull (1980), Goodfellas (1990) — as the real-life Gambino gangster Billy Batts — and Casino (1995).

On HBO's The Sopranos, Leotardo often butted heads with James Gandolfini's Tony Soprano as he eventually rose to become boss of the Lupertazzi crime family.

His film résumé also included The Pope of Greenwich Village (1984), Wise Guys (1986), Spike Lee's Do the Right Thing (1989), Night Falls on Manhattan (1996) and Shark Tale (2004).
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Old 09-13-2017, 04:57 PM
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Old 09-13-2017, 04:59 PM
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That's too bad, always liked him.
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Old 09-13-2017, 05:41 PM
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Great character actor!

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Old 09-13-2017, 06:28 PM
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I met Frank Vincent years ago when I was the Shift manager at the Golden Nugget and he was with his wife and another couple and they were shooting dice and I look at him and said "Hey Billy Batts last time I seen you you were in the trunk of a car" He laugh and we all had a good time.

RIP Frank Vincent the one time we met you were a gentleman.
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Old 09-13-2017, 07:02 PM
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Old 09-13-2017, 11:17 PM
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Too bad....played some great parts in many movies. Seemed to appear in every mob movie made.
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Old 09-14-2017, 01:26 PM
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Loved him in My All time Favorite Movie Goodfellas
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