By Greg Evans Frank Vincent, the instantly recognizable actor from The Sopranos, Goodfellas and Casino with a face perhaps more familiar than his name, died today. He was 78. Sources tell Deadline that he recently had suffered a heart attack, and his prognosis was dire even as he went into surgery.
Vincent died in a New Jersey hospital during open-heart surgery, according to TMZ.
Vincent played Tony Soprano’s enemy Phil Leotardo in The Sopranos, one of his many wiseguy roles. He was…