Summary: stage, film, and television actor best known for his role as Jim "Johnny Cakes" Witowski, the gay short-order cook lover of closeted mobster Vito Spatafore (played by Joseph Gannascoli) on the hit HBO TV series The Sopranos, and who was a former New York firefighter.
Cause of Death: Self-inflicted gunshot wound
Born: November 8, 1961
Died: December 16, 2008
Location: Brooklyn, New York