Twitter is ablaze tonight with tributes to actor James Gandolfini. The man who brought Tony Soprano to life died today of an apparent heart attack while attending a film festival in Sicily. Strangely, the event occurred just a day after Gandolfini was the victim of a Twitter death hoax.

Celebrity (and non-celebrity) tributes are pouring in by the bucketload. Here are some of the best.


Editor’s note:  This post has been updated with additional tweets.