Out of the Humidor, June 2019

Dear Marvin, Being a fan of the series, I very much enjoyed your April 2019 article on “The Sopranos.” [“First Family,” March/April 2019.] There were a couple of bits of information I am curious about. Was James Gandolfini a regular cigar smoker off set, or did he just smoke cigars when called for in his acting career? What cigar brands and vitolas did he smoke during the scenes in “The Sopranos?” And what were his personal favorites? Numa Robertson Charlotte, North Carolina Editors’ Response: James Gandolfini smoked cigars on screen and off.  In the first story we dedicated to “The Sopranos” [“Mob Rule,” March/April 2001] writer Mervyn …
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