Jackie Aprile Jr.

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Giacomo Michael "Jackie" Aprile Jr. (commonly referred to as Jackie Jr.), played by Jason Cerbone, is a fictional character on the HBO TV series The Sopranos.wikipedia
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Giacomo Michael "Jackie" Aprile Jr. (commonly referred to as Jackie Jr.), played by Jason Cerbone, is a fictional character on the HBO TV series The Sopranos.
He is most notable for the role of Jackie Aprile, Jr. on the hit HBO series The Sopranos.

Tony Soprano

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However Jackie Jr. himself was kept away from the family business by Jackie Sr. and his father's best friend, Tony Soprano.
Meadow's next boyfriend is Jackie Aprile Jr., the son of Tony's old friend, the late Jackie Aprile Sr. Tony had promised Jackie Jr.'s father that he would keep his son out of the Mafia life.

...To Save Us All from Satan's Power

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In the episode "...To Save Us All From Satan's Power", Cerbone's younger brother Matt played a younger Jackie Jr. in a flashback sequence.
Jackie Jr. is there, getting a lap dance.

The Sopranos

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Giacomo Michael "Jackie" Aprile Jr. (commonly referred to as Jackie Jr.), played by Jason Cerbone, is a fictional character on the HBO TV series The Sopranos.
Jackie Aprile Jr. becomes involved with Meadow and then descends into a downward spiral of recklessness, drugs and crime.

List of The Sopranos characters in the Soprano crime family

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His father, Jackie Aprile Sr., was once the acting boss of the DiMeo crime family, and his uncle Richie Aprile was a long time capo in the same crime family. Later Jackie tried to use his 'influence' with Christopher to help a drug dealer associate from college named Matush sell ecstasy at the Crazy Horse club in West Long Branch, New Jersey, owned by Christopher and Furio Giunta and fronted by Adriana La Cerva.
Ralph also took under his wing Jackie Aprile Jr., even though Tony and Jackie Sr. both wanted to keep Jackie Jr. out of the family business.

Christopher Moltisanti

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They often hung out at the Ooh Fa pizza restaurant which brought them into contact with Christopher Moltisanti.
Chris is present when Jackie Aprile, Jr. and his friends try to rob a card game run by Eugene Pontecorvo.

List of The Sopranos characters

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His mother Rosalie Aprile began a romantic relationship with Ralph Cifaretto.
Rosalie "Ro" Aprile, played by Sharon Angela, is the widow of Jackie Aprile Sr. and the mother of Jackie Jr. and Kelli.

Richie Aprile

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His father, Jackie Aprile Sr., was once the acting boss of the DiMeo crime family, and his uncle Richie Aprile was a long time capo in the same crime family.

Meadow Soprano

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Jackie Jr. began dating Meadow Soprano and as a result, he copied the Mafia tradition of leading two lives.
This was followed by a romance with Jackie Aprile Jr., the son of Tony's deceased friend and fellow mobster, Jackie Aprile Sr. Meadow had fallen in love with Jackie Jr., and he made her happy for a while but cheated on her and became increasingly involved in organized crime.

Vito Spatafore

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He gave Aprile crew soldier (and Jackie's cousin) Vito Spatafore the order to take out Jackie.
Vito Spatafore was introduced on The Sopranos Season 2 episode "The Happy Wanderer" as a nephew to fellow mobster Richie Aprile and later a cousin to Adriana La Cerva and Jackie Aprile Jr. However, Joseph Gannascoli also had a minor role as a pastry shop patron named "Gino" in the season one episode "The Legend of Tennessee Moltisanti", a rare example of a single actor playing two separate roles in the series.

Furio Giunta

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Later Jackie tried to use his 'influence' with Christopher to help a drug dealer associate from college named Matush sell ecstasy at the Crazy Horse club in West Long Branch, New Jersey, owned by Christopher and Furio Giunta and fronted by Adriana La Cerva.
Most notably, in "Amour Fou", Furio is shot in the leg by Jackie Aprile, Jr. when he and his friends Dino Zerilli and Carlo Renzi rob Ralph Cifaretto's card game in an attempt to gain some recognition amongst the crime family and possibly get made.

Adriana La Cerva

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Later Jackie tried to use his 'influence' with Christopher to help a drug dealer associate from college named Matush sell ecstasy at the Crazy Horse club in West Long Branch, New Jersey, owned by Christopher and Furio Giunta and fronted by Adriana La Cerva.

Army of One (The Sopranos)

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Jackie Jr. is forced into hiding at a Boonton housing project after his failed robbery at Eugene's poker game.

List of The Sopranos characters – Friends and family

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At his funeral Jackie's sister Kelli Aprile said that it was Jackie's life dream to follow in their father's footsteps and like Meadow acknowledges that Jackie was killed by the Mafia.

Jackie Aprile Sr.

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His father, Jackie Aprile Sr., was once the acting boss of the DiMeo crime family, and his uncle Richie Aprile was a long time capo in the same crime family.
Jackie never wanted his son Jackie Aprile Jr. to get involved in the Mafia, despite his success.

HBO

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Giacomo Michael "Jackie" Aprile Jr. (commonly referred to as Jackie Jr.), played by Jason Cerbone, is a fictional character on the HBO TV series The Sopranos.

Television

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Giacomo Michael "Jackie" Aprile Jr. (commonly referred to as Jackie Jr.), played by Jason Cerbone, is a fictional character on the HBO TV series The Sopranos.

Flashback (narrative)

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In the episode "...To Save Us All From Satan's Power", Cerbone's younger brother Matt played a younger Jackie Jr. in a flashback sequence.

Lincoln Park, New Jersey

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Jackie Aprile Jr. was born 1978 into a North Jersey mafia family and raised in Lincoln Park, New Jersey.

Learning disability

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In "Army of One," Tony tells Junior at Jackie's wake that Jackie Jr.'s father tried to explain his son's limitations as having an undiagnosed learning disability.

Penguin

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Also, Corrado Soprano recalls a story that Jackie Jr. almost drowned in three inches of water at a zoo penguin exhibit.

Chevrolet Camaro (fourth generation)

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Richie speaks of taking Jackie Jr. out to go buy him a Chevrolet Camaro (fourth generation).

Chevrolet Cavalier

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He goes out on a date with Meadow Soprano, and while intoxicated, she crashes his Chevrolet Cavalier in a parking lot.

Linebacker

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He was a linebacker for his football team at Boonton High School and was All-State by the end of his semester.