James Gandolfini has found time for a few non-Sopranos jobs over the past 8 years, including a fine supporting turn in the Coen Brothers' The Man Who Wasn't There, and as the Sopranos finale approaches, the Associated Press takes a handy look forward to his future projects. On one hand, he's working on a documentary about American soldiers in Iraq; on the other, he may end up playing Ernest Hemingway in an HBO film. Either way, he may very well become a beacon of hope for actors, who, um, have last names ending with "i."

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