'Sopranos' prequel film 'The Many Saints of Newark' gets a new release date – again

Michael Gandolfini on the set of "The Many Saints of Newark" on September 23, 2020 in Bloomfield, New Jersey.
Michael Gandolfini on the set of "The Many Saints of Newark" on September 23, 2020 in Bloomfield, New Jersey. Photo credit Bobby Bank/GC Images

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Don't fuggedaboutit!

Even though the release date for the "The Sopranos" prequel "The Many Saints of Newark" has bounced around, the film is indeed coming out.

The movie, a prequel to the HBO series set in 1960s Newark, will now open on Sept. 24, 2021.

The film was originally supposed to open in Sept. 2020, but it was then bumped to March 12, because of the pandemic.

Michael Gandolfini, whose late dad James Gandolfini played Tony Soprano, will play the younger version of the mob boss. The cast also includes Alessandro Nivola, Leslie Odom Jr., Jon Bernthal, Billy Magnussen and Ray Liotta.