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Drea de Matteo

Actor

“No, not at all. I was going to take a break after Sopranos. I kind of fell into acting. I really went to school for directing and that was really where my heart was at and then, when I got Sopranos, it started out as just one line and I figured I'd do a little acting here and there. I never expected it to turn into what it turned into. And then I just put the whole directing thing aside. I was… Read more
“No, not at all. I was going to take a break after Sopranos. I kind of fell into acting. I really went to school for directing and that was really where my heart was at and then, when I got Sopranos, it started out as just one line and I figured I'd do a little acting here and there. I never expected it to turn into what it turned into. And then I just put the whole directing thing aside. I was in film school at the time to finish up Sopranos and then I was going to go back to grad school after Sopranos and then Assault happened and everybody come in [saying], 'You should do this, do an action film.'” Read less
Drea de Matteo