James Gandolfini Autopsy Confirms Heart Attack

The "Sopranos" star died suddenly while vacationing in Italy.
3:21 | 06/21/13

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-- this special report from ABC news. Hello everyone I'm Morgan -- in New York with this ABC news digital special report. We just by the results of the autopsy on actor James Gandolfini -- this from a Stanley spokesman. Today we received. The results of the autopsy. Which stated he died of a heart attack of natural causes. The -- he further states. That nothing else was found in his system. ABC news correspondent Alex mark -- -- is right now live from around Alex how are you. -- Alex can you tell -- little bit about how James Gandolfini spent his last day in Rome. Absolutely well district took the picture -- standing -- -- center a hotel and -- -- Which -- -- LTD wouldn't dining and then where he collapsed. On Wednesday night we're told that at least spokesman discredit can't -- minute Michael -- -- she went all the wonderful Beckett he considered the -- it is thirteen year old Michael that he'd settled -- -- dinner would await Michael. I'm Kevin gamble waiting for the arrival of -- -- church -- as we understand it three hours later he collapsed due went into cardiac arrest. The in the ambulance -- -- are just a short while later rushed to hospital all the while trying to revive him. You weren't -- -- cardiac arrest. And he -- around an hour later and 11 PM. And -- we actually have the Stanley spokesman telling us a little bit about his last hours let's take a listen. James came here on vacation. Meeting this family. He had a wonderful day. He visited the Vatican. He had dinner at the hotel with a -- awaiting the arrival of the sister. Now Alex also -- like the family is trying to dispel rumors and inaccurate reports can you tell us -- little bit more about that. Absolutely under under what the report record in the New York Post -- -- that you had quite an extravagant last meal. We're -- blogger and try drawn in a lot has. Could be director of hotel stood up to refute what you called -- -- economic spokesman Jim -- -- Object out what we're I would not be what -- -- -- any -- -- duke. And hadn't actually a lot of work urgent committed or -- -- thirteen year old unfettered credit. Pitch well this notion that he has actually gone -- board. Got his final meal shortly -- -- So Alex -- Tulsa what's next for the body and in terms a funeral plans what's the timetable. We've been very open about it except to normal in Italy it takes about ten days -- bodies to be repatriated. But -- working closely with the Italian authorities to speed up process. But -- get embodied activist date third or tried it next week to hold a funeral in New York City arts at -- -- ABC news correspondent Alex Marquardt and -- -- thank you Alex and there will be a complete write up on abcnews.com. This is an ABC news digital special report I'm Morgan Radford in New York. This has been a special group. Report from me.

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