The SopranosThe Sopranos

S3 Ep 2: Proshai, Livushka

Written by David Chase
Directed by Tim Van Patten

Tony's concerns that his mother will rat him out to the feds expire when she, literally, does. Ignoring Livia's wish not to have a funeral, Janice arrives from Seattle to arrange for one with all the trimmings. Meanwhile, Meadow's college boyfriend Noah - a film buff of Jewish/African-American heritage - learns that James Cagney in The Public Enemy has got nothing on Tony Soprano.