There’s a silver lining when great performers die. Even though, at 51, the world was undoubtedly robbed of James Gandolfini too soon, he is preserved in a very real way in the movies and television shows that endeared us to him.
We’ve written a lot about Gandolfini over the past 20 hours and will continue to do so to remember and honor his life and talents. But, when it comes down to it, Gandolfini can do that himself, too. So, EW created a little video tribute, chronicling some of Gandolfini’s best performances over the years.
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