Academy Award-winning director Paolo Sorrentino returns with The New Pope, his second original series set in the world of the modern papacy. Written by Sorrenttino with Umberto Contarello and Stefano Bises, the nine-episode original series features Jude Law and John Malkovich.
Sharon Stone and Marilyn Manson guest star guest star in the Sky, HBO and CANAL+ original co-production. All eight episodes are being directed by Academy Award-winning director Paolo Sorrentino, director, among others, of The Great Beauty and The Young Pope.
The cast features two-time Academy Award nominees Jude Law and John Malkovich, and returning cast members from The Young Pope including Silvio Orlando, Javier Cámara, Cécile de France, Ludivine Sagnier, Maurizio Lombardi. The new cast members joining the limited series are Henry Goodman, Ulrich Thomsen, Mark Ivanir and Massimo Ghini..
The series is produced by Lorenzo Mieli and Mario Gianani for Wildside and co-produced by Haut et Court TV and Mediapro.
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