The unique boat featured within the 1999 pilot episode of “The Sopranos” is now up on the market, Folks first reported Thursday.
Followers of the hit HBO present can now personal a nostalgic piece of tv historical past. A 47-foot Cape Worry vessel, Tony Soprano’s boat “The Stugots” served because the backdrop for a lot of scenes filmed for the present. It’s listed on the market in Stamford, Connecticut, by United Yacht Gross sales for $299,000. The boat is roughly 25 years outdated and has been within the possession of a single proprietor since 2016, in keeping with Folks. (RELATED: Johnny Depp’s Paintings Sells Out In Hours For $3.6 Million)
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The present proprietor of the vessel stated it was used for cruising and fishing with household, and they’re now in search of a bigger boat to accommodate their wants, in keeping with Folks. The household modified the vessel’s identify from “The Stugots,” which is a slang reference to male genitalia in Italian, to “By no means Sufficient,” to be extra low-key, in keeping with Folks.
The boat, listed on the market since July 28, has been getting a “super quantity of calls and emails,” dealer Paul Ouimette stated, in keeping with Folks. “Lots of people wish to simply come and see it simply to come back and see it, not even potential consumers.”
After all, the boat owned by Tony Soprano within the present is sort of a draw for followers.
“We’re making an attempt to weed by means of all that and get a professional purchaser significantly within the boat. I’ve three gents that appear to be very critical and are all in favour of coming to see the boat within the subsequent week or so,” Ouimette stated. “For a ship of that age, I believe that it’s laid out very properly within the inside, as properly. I simply suppose it’s throughout an important boat, whether or not you wish to go fishing or take the household out.”
Along with the plain enchantment of the boat, it additionally boasts a “very massive” outdoors deck house.
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The boat appeared within the present’s pilot episode with Tony Soprano, performed by the late James Gandolfini, and his mistress, Irina.
“I believe that present simply had a extremely large cult following,” Ouimette stated, in keeping with Folks.
Relating to closing on a sale, he doesn’t appear nervous within the least.
“I believe there’s lots of people on the market that will like to personal that boat, realizing that boat was featured within the present; it was Tony Soprano’s boat,” he stated.