'Sopranos' Star Frank Vincent Dies at 80

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The actor died on Wednesday after complications from heart surgery.

Rest in peace, Frank Vincent. 

The Sopranos star died on Wednesday after complications from heart surgery in New Jersey, ET confirms. He was 80. According to his rep, Vincent died peacefully, surrounded by his family.

Vincent was best known for playing vicious mob boss Phil Leotardo on The Sopranos, but also had roles in Raging Bull (1980), Goodfellas (1990) and Casino (1995). 

He received a Lifetime Achievement  Award at the Garden State Film Festival in 2005 and was nominated for two Screen Actors Guild Awards in 2007 and 2008 for his work on The Sopranos. Vincent won the outstanding performance by an ensemble in a drama series award in 2008, which he shares with his co-stars.

Hollywood quickly took to social media to mourn Vincent's death:

A memorial for Vincent will be held on Saturday at 6:30 p.m. at Caggiano Memorial Home in Montclair, New Jersey.  

Sopranos star James Gandolfini died in 2013. Hear more from his co-stars in the video below.