James Gandolfini net worth: James Gandolfini was an American actor and producer who had a net worth of $70 million. James Gandolfini was born September 18, 1964 in Westwood, New Jersey. Gandolfini was most famous for his award winning portrayal of Tony Soprano on the hit HBO TV series "The Sopranos". Gandolfini has also appeared in several other noteworthy films in recent years. He played pornographer Eddie Poole in "8mm", mob enforcer Virgil in Quentin Tarantino's produced and directed "True Romance", Leon Panetta in "Zero Dark Thirty" and a gay hit man in "The Mexican". He also produced the HBO Documentary, "Alive Day Memoirs: Home from Iraq". In this documentary, Gandolfini interviewed 10 injured and recently-returned veterans in an effort to explore and expose their feelings about war and violence. Sadly, James Gandolfini died on June 19th, 2013. He was on vacation in Rome, Italy, and apparently died of a heart attack. He was just 51 years old and is survived by his wife Deborah Lin, a one year old daughter named Liliana and a teenage son from a previous marriage named Michael.