40 Crazy Behind-the-Scenes Secrets of The Sopranos
Drea de Matteo spent a lot of time in hair and makeup
To get the “mob girlfriend” look for Adriana, the actress had to spend upwards of four hours a day in hair and makeup. Most of that time was spent teasing her hair! The actress also has many tattoos that needed to be covered up in any episodes where she had her midriff showing or exposed arms. Matteo has said that the hair and makeup helped her get in character. She also added that she liked wearing stilettos and Adriana-esque outfits when merely doing line readings because it helped her embody Adriana!