Cory Monteith and James Gandolfini to Receive Special Tributes at Primetime Emmys

The 65th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards will feature special tributes to recently departed stars James Gandolfini, Cory Monteith, Jean Stapleton, Jonathan Winters and producer David Goldberg. The tributes are set to air separately from the annual “In Memoriam” montage.

Celebrities Edie Falco, Jane Lynch, Rob Reiner, Robin Williams, and Michael J. Fox will assist with the tributes by sharing personal stories on their respective friends.

HBO Pays Tribute to James Gandolfini By Re-airing His Work

HBO continues to honor the late, great James Gandolfini.  The premium cable channel will make the entire series of The Sopranos available On Demand. 
Starting today, Season One will available throughout July.  Season Two will follow in August, then Season Three in September, and so forth. 
Additionally, the documentary he executive produced and hosted, which honored veterans of the Iraq War will also replay on HBO.  Alive Day Memories: Home From Iraq is scheduled to air Thursday, July 4 at 7 p.m. EST. 

Daytime Talk Show Hosts React to James Gandolfini’s Death (VIDEOS)


The tragic passing of The Sopranos star James Gandolfini has had Hollywood reeling since Wednesday. The 51-year-old actor reportedly suffered a fatal heart attack while vacationing in Italy.

Needless to say the iconic, pop culture figure's death has been a topic of discussion on both ABC Daytime's The View and CBS Daytime's The Talk. Watch the clips after the jump.