Corey Stoll, Billy Magnussen Join 'The Sopranos' Prequel Film

The Many Saints of Newark is rounding out their cast, with two new names being added to The Sopranos sequel film from series creator David Chase.

Corey Stoll, Billy Magnussen Join 'The Sopranos' Prequel Film
Corey Stoll
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According to VarietyCorey Stoll and Billy Magnussen have both joined the HBO / New Line Cinema film, joining the previously announced cast of Vera FarmigaAlessandro Nivola, and Jon Bernthal.

Corey Stoll, Billy Magnussen Join 'The Sopranos' Prequel Film
Billy Magnussen
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Alan Taylor is directing The Many Saints of Newark from a script by David Chase and producer Lawrence Konner.

Reportedly, Chase hand-picked Nivola to play character Dickie Moltisanti, father of Michael Imperioli's The Sopranos character Christopher Moltisanti.

We'll let you know what else we hear about The Many Saints of Newark, it sure is shaping up to be something worth seeing.

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