A new trailer for Warner Bros and HBO’s, The Many Saints of Newark, an upcoming Sopranos prequel, has been released recently. The film will show the younger versions of Johnny, Tony, and the remainder of The Sopranos cast in the forthcoming HBO Sopranos prequel.
When is the Sopranos Prequel Hitting the Big Screens?
Fifteen years have passed since the infamous mafia series completed on HBO. Written and produced by David Chase, the series was outstanding. Chase is also creating the upcoming prequel. The Many Saints of Newark will hit the cinemas and air on HBO Max on 1st October 2021.
The Prequel to The Sopranos Cast: Michael Gandolfini to play the role of his father
The show is established in the 1960s and 1970s, and it will highlight how Tony Soprano changed from an ordinary person of New Jersey to the criminal legend seen in The Sopranos prequel. The younger version of Tony will be portrayed by Michael Gandolfini, the son of the original star James Gandolfini who played Tony Sopranos in The Sopranos. The Many Saints of Newark cast will also include Alessandro Nivola, Leslie Odom Jr., John Magaro, Corey Stoll, John Bernthal, Ray Liotta and a few more.
Warner Bros. Unveiled A New Trailer For The Sopranos Prequel
The newly released trailer for The Sopranos prequel by Warner Bros gave fans a peek into the world of The Many Saints of Newark. From his schooling to the beginning of his journey as a criminal, the upcoming film will explore Tony’s origins in depth.
The Sopranos became well-known because of their fearless energy and intense dialogue delivery. It looks like the upcoming film will also have the same effect, which is wonderful for The Sopranos fans.
What to expect From the Sopranos Prequel? Will the film do justice to The Sopranos?
From what we saw in the trailer, the upcoming show will revolve around the civil turmoil in Newark in 1967, which was spurred by racially prejudiced policing and economic intimidation influence against the city’s black people. The entry of many new characters will majorly be introduced through a story of new disagreement. The film will also represent younger versions of many characters from The Sopranos cast, such as Tony’s parents – Johnny and Livia and Polly Walnuts.
Renewing a story as prominent and popular as The Sopranos is a big deal. Judging by the looks of the trailer for The Many Saints of Newark indicates that the film is on the right track. Casting Gandolfini to portray the role his father once played was a surprising casting decision. Also, the return of David Chase to write one more story in the lucid mafia world he created will be thrilling for the fans who have been waiting for a long time for this prequel.
If the movie is as good as the trailer was, it will successfully recreate some of the magic that made the Sopranos such an acclaimed show on HBO. Also, the Many Saints of Newark trailer is proof that the film will take the fans on some new adventures. Till then, stay safe, stay home.