09/25/02 Listen to Joseph R. Gannascoli (The Sopranos's Vito Spatafore)
with WFAN's, Steve Somers, in archived streaming audio by
09/24/02 The radio station list of cities/states
that Joseph will be broadcasting from. In these locations you'll hear Joe
give his weekly (Monday morning) summaries of the past evening's Sopranos episode:
|(CT) New Haven CT,
(FL) West Palm Beach, FL
(MA) Springfield MA,
(ME) Portland ME,
(MI) Detroit MI
(OH) Cincinnati OH,
Atlantic City NJ
(NY) WFAN NY (With
every Tues 11 12PM),
(NY) Glen Falls, NY
(NY) Rochester NY,
(NV) North Virginia,
(PA) Poconos, PA
(PA) South Philly, PA
Joseph Gannascoli will be seen in the short film, 'The Skell',
Coney Island Short Film Festival. You can see 'The Skell',
Sept. 22nd, during the 4pm program. Tickets are $7.50 and are available
half an hour before showtime. Location: Sideshows By The Seashore 3006 West
12th Street (right off Surf Avenue) in
09/10/02 Joseph's appearance in
ON THE RUN
is now on DVD. This film also stars
Sopranos alumni, Michael Imperioli, and John Ventimiglia.
This is a fun film about a shy New York travel agent whose life is
permanently disrupted when his childhood friend, who just escaped from
prison, arrives and they end up spending a long, crazy night running from
the police. To order your copy go to www.pathfinderpictures.com/video or
your local video store.
update! Joe is on two shows now. He's on the Scott and Todd show,
on WPLJ 95.5 FM,
at 7:30 AM (Eastern) on Mondays. Atlantic City residents
and Internet users can hear Joe, Mondays, on
WJSE, 102.7 FM, at
from 12 to 12:30 PM (Eastern). Joe will be on the air to
review the previous night's SOPRANOS episode!
09/05/02 The Sopranos 4th Season premiere was held
at Radio City Music Hall. The photos Joe took at the celebration are
being placed on the web site!
09/02/02 During a Brooklyn tour of great
places to eat, Joe and CapoFrank, ran into
Joey Fantone, Jr., of the the pop super-group, NSYNC. See the
photo of the 'two Joes',
08/30/02 Joe will be seen in the motion picture,
KINGS OF BROOKLYN. Catch the
attractions' trailer by clicking
HERE. The film was named BEST DRAMA by the New York International
Independent Film & Video Festival / LA.
08/28/02 Joseph will be on the
Scott and Todd show, WPLJ 95.5 FM, on Mondays, to REVIEW
last night's Sopranos show! Tune in! Out of the the area?
TUNE IN BY CLICKING
08/27/02 Joe Gannascoli and John Fiore will be making appearances at the
Super Mega Show,
September 14 & 15, 2002, to be held at the Newark Airport Sheraton Hotel,
128 Frontage Road, Newark, NJ. Or check out their web site,
08/16/02 Tony Sirico (Paulie Walnuts
on The Sopranos) will make an appearance at SOUP AS ART on August
29th, from 5 PM until 7 PM. Be there!
07/28/02 Michael Imperioli arrived at
Soup As Art on time, Thursday, and got to meet with several fans.
Tony Sirico also showed up! Tony will have a meeting with fans
later this summer. Keep an eye on the website for further details!
Meanwhile, check out the photos a fan,
Nay, took of the Soupranos event!
0710/02 Michael Imperioli will make
an appearance at Soup As Art, July 25th, Thursday, from 5 to 7 PM!
06/17/02 Joseph made an appearance at
the NJ Chiller celebrity autograph show, back in April, and met two
great people, who are seen in the
April Chiller photo
05/30/02 A date will be coming soon as to
James Gandolfini's appearance at Soup as Art. Expect a Saturday
0529/02 Joseph has been very busy with
Sopranos filming. How busy? Well, so far, 12 episodes
have been filmed, 12 of the total of 13, and Joe is in all twelve of them! You could say
that the character he plays, 'Vito', has an expanded presence in the series.
In fact, only James Gandolfini and Edie Falco have worked more in that
Naturally, nothing can be disclosed as to the contents of the episodes.
All actors are SWORN to SECRECY!
05/10/02 Joseph will be doing the coin toss
for Arena Football, June 7th game at the
Mohegan Sun Arena.
Kickoff is 7:30PM. Joseph will also be doing an autograph signing!
Click here for how to get there.
05/07/02 Joseph will be at an autograph signing
with actor, John Fiore ('Gigi' from The Sopranos), May 19th, at
Bally's Gym in South Philly, from 1PM to 4PM. Click here for address
and map info!
05/05/02: Joseph is busy
filming Season Four of The
Sopranos! Everything is TOP
SECRET. We aren't telling you any major plot points, but everyone
is having a LOT of FUN!
04/17/02: Joseph is appearing at the NJ Chiller
autograph show April 19th, 20th, and 21st. Click here for more info!
interview with Joseph is now here on the site!
Just click here to read the
03/01/02: Joseph appears in the foreign press. The
South China News does a long feature on The Sopranos, and
includes a large photo of Joseph in front of Soup As Art. Standing
to the left of Joseph is Dan Grimaldi and Vincent Curatola.
The photo was taken by New Jersey's 'Soprano Sue'.
01/15/02: The autograph signing summit between Sopranos actors
Joseph R Gannascoli and Federico Castelluccio that
was scheduled for January 26th has been CANCELED! We
are all bummed by it. Hopefully something will be re-scheduled soon. This was the Trumbull
Mall signing, aforementioned here in 'Recent News'.
01/09/02: Joseph's 'Soupranos'
events get documented on Soprano Sue's Sightings. Expect more 'Soupranos'
material here on Joseph's site, along with a interview of Joseph by
01/08/02 : Autograph signing! Don't forget! Joseph will be at Meriden Mall, CT. signing autos with Jason
Cerbone, Jan 12, 1-3 pm. For directions, click on the Meriden Mall map button to the
01/07/02: Knicks fan, Joseph R. Gannascoli, was caught by Knicks'
photographers enjoying the game! To see Joe in the seats, CLICK HERE!
12/30/01: Michael Imperioli's appearance at Soup as Art
has been moved to a later date. Season 4 filming schedules have everyone very
busy. Joseph will have new dates to post soon.
12/19/01: Joseph will be at Trumbull Mall, CT., on the 26th of January,
2002, with Federico Castelluccio. Both Joseph and Federico will be signing
12/18/01 : Joseph will be at Meriden Mall, CT. signing autos with Jason
Cerbone, Jan 12, 1-3 pm.
12/16/01 : More news on the Sopranos sit down. A definite date has been
made for Michael Imperioli to appear at Soup as Art on January 3, 2002. Call the
restaurant for more information at 718-680-3334.
11/22/01 : In either late November or early December, expect Joseph to
have a sit-down with James Gandolfini and Micheal Imperioli at Joe's restaurant, Soup As
Art. Call the restaurant for more information at 718-680-3334.
11/12/01 : Joe welcomes 'Capo' Frank Kennedy as the new webmaster. You
can reach Frank at firstname.lastname@example.org.
10/21/01 : Joseph and Michael Bell are just one of hundreds of
vendors supporting Bay Ridge's "3rd Avenue Festival of Hope". For pictures click
7/09/01 : Are you missing your Gannascoli fix with the Sopranos season
over? If so, you can hear Joe every Tuesday, between 4-4:30 pm on the Harry Jay Katz radio
show on New World Radio 1540 A.M. Dial. If you can't hear it then, the shows are archived
5/27/01 : In case you missed it, read the transcript of Joe's live Yahoo chat from May 24th.
5/14/01: With the final episode looming, Vito Spatafore will be back in
the spotlight. Exactly what he will be doing in the final episode is confidential, but you
can hear him talk about it after the big event. On May 21st, Joe is scheduled to appear on
WFAN'S Mike and the Mad Dog show around 3 or 4 o'clock, E.S.T.
In the final week of May, Joey will be having a Sopranos celebration at his restaurant, Soup As Art. Stars
from the show like Buco, Furio, AJ, Jackie Jr., Baccala, Johnny Sac, Janice, and Paulie
Walnuts will be there. All week from 1 to 3 p.m., 1 or 2 each day will be stopping by for
some Soup and to meet fans. The address of the restaurant and more information on Soup As
Art can be found on the Soup As Art link on this
On the morning of May 23rd, he will be appearing on the Howard Stern Radio Show and in
the evening in his regular spot on the Steve Malzberg show.
Finally, on May 24th at 8pm E.S.T., he will be talking to all his fans
in a live Yahoo chat. To participate, just log on to http://chat.yahoo.com/c/events/info/2001/05/24/052401gannascoli.html
4/27/01 : Joe won't be on the Sopranos again until the final episode of
the season. In the interim, and for the remainder of the third season, Joe can be heard on
770 a.m., on Wednesday nights, at 11:45 p.m. on the Steve Malzberg show, malzbergtalk.com (go to the
link to hear the show live via the internet). He will discuss that week's Soprano's
episode and take calls as time permits.
4/16/01 : After this week's 5 big scenes on the Sopranos, our favorite
actor has finally been added to sopranoland.com
His interview went on tonight. For all who are interested, it is a very funny one and
worth the five minutes. It can be read at here
4/01/01 : Joe Gannascoli visited his fans out at Hofstra
Law School. The 2nd Annual Joe Gannascoli Sopranos Fan Fest was a success. Adding to the
enjoyment, he signed autographs for all in attendance. A special thank you should also go
to Steven Schirripa (Bobby "Bacala" Baccalieri), who also signed the picture of
them "stomach to stomach" from season three, episode six.
2/21/01 : the World Premiere of the third season of the
Sopranos was held at the famous Radio City Music Hall. Joe arrived in a
stretch limo filled with friends from Bay Ridge, Brooklyn and family. After
seeing the first two episodes, many of the cast members stayed around to
congratulate each other on a job well done. The festivities continued at the
Hilton, where HBO threw the premiere party.