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ITALIAN-AMERICAN GROUP BLASTS NICKELODEON’S NICKY DEUCE

September 11, 2012 by · 2 Comments 

James Gandolfini has heard it all before — complaints from Italian-Americans about being portrayed as gangsters. Those complaints recurred with every new season of The Sopranos. Now Gandolfini is hearing them as he joins the cast of the Nickelodeon film Nicky Deuce, based on a children’s book by former Sopranos cast member Steven Schirippa and […]

U.K. WRITER CLEANING UP LANGUAGE FOR VEEP ADAPTATION

April 19, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Armando Ianucci will be toning down the salty language of his hit British TV series The Thick of It for his U.S. adaptation, titled Veep and starring Julia Louis-Dreyfus, when it debuts on HBO next year, the London Sun reported today (Tuesday), citing no sources. The BBC series stars Peter Capaldi as Malcolm Tucker, the […]