"The Sopranos" Death of actor Tony Sirico Tony Sirico, the best-known actor

 in the interpretation of the Sopranos essay Paul "Paulie Walnuts" Gualtieri,

 has died at the age of 79. "It is with great sadness, but incredible pride, love,

 and much more that the family of Gennaro Anthony 'Tony' Sirico Jr. wants 

to announce his death on the morning of July 8, 2022. I have fond memories of 

 Sirico's brother, Robert Sirico, on Facebook. "I found a rhythm like Christopher

and Pauly. I'm proud to have done a lot of great and interesting work with my 

dear friend Tony," said Michael Imperioli. "He will be loved and will never be forgotten.

" Another cast member of Soplanos "Tony Sirico was original in every way," 

Pantoliano said in a statement to Rolling Stone. "Why did you make me laugh?"

 Actor Steve Silippa When the news of Sirico's death broke, 

many of his Soprano co-stars shared a tribute to his beloved actor.