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Steve Van Zandt’s suits for the show were made by John Gotti’s tailor
Who better to make a fictional gangsters’ clothes than a tailor who made a real gangsters’ clothes? Van Zandt turned to famed mobster John Gotti’s tailor to make his classic suits. The actor also put on 70 pounds before the series began in order to better play an Italian mobster. Not to mention the crazy bouffant he created that was perfect for his character! The touch of Gotti in his hand-tailored costumes adds so much authenticity to his role!