‘Sopranos’ prequel films more scenes New Jersey

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Film crews were back at it filming scenes for “The Many Saints of Newark” – the feature film that will serve as a prequel to HBO’s hit series “The Sopranos”

Crews were out in Bloomfield Monday, filming at Holsten’s Ice Cream shop on Broad Street. That shop was turned into a bakery for the film. Holsten’s is known for being the location of the final scene for the HBO series.

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“The Many Saints of Newark” is set during the Newark Riots in the late 1960s. The film stars Michael Gandolfini – son of “Sopranos” star James Gandolfini.

Editor's Note: A previous version of this story incorrectly stated crews were out filming in Paterson on Monday.

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