Frank Vincent

Frank Vincent, Sopranos Mobb Boss Dies At 78

Vincent has played many mobb bosses throughout his career in a few different Martin Scorsese productions, a few notable films  Goodfellas (1990) — as the real-life Gambino gangster Billy Batts — and Casino (1995).

Vincent was also a musician, comedian, author and producer. The North Adams, Massachusetts, native had one son, Anthony, who is also an actor.

According to TMZ, Vincent died while undergoing open heart surgery he had on Wednesday, He had  suffered a heart attack last week. Upon hearing the news of his passing, many fans have taken to Twitter to express their grief and praise his talent.

This is breaking news and we will continue to follow up on details about Franks death. We send the warmest regards to the Vincent family.