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Paramount Pictures sews deal with Sopranos creator for film

MUMBAI: David Chase, the creator of The Sopranos, has inked a deal with Paramount Pictures to write, direct and produce his first feature film.


The Sopranos is an Emmy Award-winning American television drama series created by David Chase.


Paramount Studios chairman Brad Grey said, "David is one of the great storytellers of our time, and his debut as a filmmaker is both highly anticipated and long overdue. In truth, David has been creating cinematic-quality filmed drama for more than a decade - spanning nine seasons and 86 episodes of The Sopranos."


As a writer, producer and director, Chase‘s television career spans three decades and includes critically lauded shows as The Rockford Files, I‘ll Fly Away and Northern Exposure, apart from the telefilm Off the Minnesota Strip.

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