Warner Bros. and New Line Cinema's upcoming "The Sopranos" prequel movie titled "Newark," has received a Sept. 25, 2020 release date.
"The Sopranos" creator David Chase co-wrote the script alongside producer Lawrence Konner.
Alan Taylor is set to direct with production to begin in the spring.
The project will take place during the Newark riots in the 1960s which featured Italian Americans and African Americans clashing in the streets.
Michael Gandolfini will be starring as a young Tony Soprano, the role his late father James Gandolfini played in the HBO series.
Moltisanti is Tony's uncle and the father of Christopher Moltisanti, who was portrayed by Michael Imperioli.
Ray Liotta, Jon Bernthal, Vera Farmiga, Corey Stoll and Billy Magnussen are also set to star.