“The Sopranos” 20th Anniversary

It is virtually impossible for any individual to hear "Woke up This Morning" by Alabama Three without instantly reminiscing on the groundbreaking show The Sopranos. Consisting of 86 episodes and over six seasons, The Sopranos is considered by many to be one of the greatest television series of all times. Twenty years ago today, on  January 10, 1999, a show premiered on HBO that has undoubtedly changed television forever.  The show lasted from 1999-2007, but many can agree that it is a series that never gets old. 

12 Things You Didn’t Know About Pavarotti

Pavarotti is one of the most famous Italian opera singers of all time. He is probably best-known for his version of Nessun Dorma which was the song used to represent the World Cup hosted in Italy in 1990. However, there are many other interesting facts about this performer that are less well-known.       Image … Continue reading 12 Things You Didn’t Know About Pavarotti

Robert De Niro Biography

  Robert Anthony De Niro took his first breath on 17 August 1943. His parents Virginia Admiral and Robert De Niro Sr. both artists who met during painting classes in Provincetown, Massachusetts would divorce when Robert was two. De Niro Sr was gay. His paternal grandfather was of proud Italian descent. Never the twain would … Continue reading Robert De Niro Biography

The Life of Rocky Marciano

  It was the first day of September 1923 and a 12 pound son was born to poor Italian immigrants, Pierino Marchegiano, a cobbler and his wife, Pasqualina Picciuto in Brockton, Massachusetts. Young Rocco Francis Marchegiano was eighteen months old when he contracted pneumonia, a condition that rendered him temporarily weakened, however, his doctor claimed … Continue reading The Life of Rocky Marciano

Tony Bennett Biography

  Anthony Dominick Benedetto is in his 90s and for the love of him, he still possesses a voice of velvet and satin as he croons to his audience in a sentimental tone. What's more, he plans to keep doing what he's been doing for the past six decades. After John Benedetto emigrated from Podargoni … Continue reading Tony Bennett Biography

15 Facts about Dolce and Gabbana

Founded in 1985, Dolce & Gabbana is a luxury Italian fashion house that was established two Italian fashion designers; Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana. The pair are partners in both business and their personal life. Although this is one of the best-known fashion houses in the world, there are many facts you may not know … Continue reading 15 Facts about Dolce and Gabbana

10 Interesting Facts About Roman Holiday

Roman Holiday, starring Audrey Hepburn and Gregory Peck, is one of the most iconic movies of all time. During the filming of this movie, many famous Italian landmarks were used. Here are 10 more interesting facts about this movie which was directed by William Wyler. Audrey Hepburn was relatively unknown while Gregory Peck was well-established … Continue reading 10 Interesting Facts About Roman Holiday