Tony Sirico Died at 79

Tony Sirico, the actor who plays the eccentric gangster Paulie Walnuts in “The Sopranos,” died Friday in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. He is 79 years old.

When the “Sopranos” cast appeared in a group shot on the Rolling Stone cover in 2001,

Gennaro Anthony Tony Sirico Jr. Born in Brooklyn on July 29, 1942