After learning the news Sopranos star James Gandolfini died yesterday, the Twitterverse exploded yesterday with sadness over his sudden passing. Among the flood of celebrity tweets were some heartfelt thoughts from members of the True Blood Season 6 cast; including Tara BuckDeborah Ann WollMichael McMillianDenis O’Hare, and Jim Parrack.

James Gandolfini, best known for his groundbreaking role as mob boss Tony Soprano on The Sopranos, died of a massive heart attack on June 19, 2013 while on vacation in Rome, Italy. His death came as a huge shock to his friends and admirers in Hollywood, including a number of celebrity cast members of HBO's True Blood.

Where were you when you heard the news James Gandolfini died?