Ex-'Mob Wives' Star Says Video Game Stole Her Life Story

By Aaron Vehling (February 26, 2014, 6:07 PM EST) -- A former star of the reality TV show "Mob Wives" is accusing video game giant Take Two Interactive Software Inc. and its subsidiary Rockstar Games of stealing her image and life story for its latest blockbuster, "Grand Theft Auto V," in a $40 million lawsuit filed in a Manhattan court on Monday.

Karen Gravano, daughter of Salvatore "Sammy the Bull" Gravano, claims in the suit against Take Two and Rockstar — developers of the popular "Grand Theft Auto" video game franchise — that a character in the latest installment uses her likeness, story and personal image without her permission.

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