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‘The Hand of God’ Trailer: ‘The Young Pope’ Creator Paolo Sorrentino Gets Personal in Naples

Get ready to be moved by The Hand of God…on Netflix. You might know the name Paolo Sorrentino from HBO’s The Young Pope and The New Pope, starring Jude Law and John Malkovich, respectively; two different men associated with the talented Mr. Tom Ripley and his movie travels in Italy. Before he jumped on the […]

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Apple Expected To Land Sue Mengers Biopic Starring Jennifer Lawrence & Directed By Paolo Sorrentino

Academy Award-winning Italian director Paolo Sorrentino (“La Grande Bellezza,” “The Young Pope“) and Academy Award-winning actress Jennifer Lawrence are teaming up for an untitled biopic about the trailblazing Hollywood superagent Sue Mengers. Mengers crashed the Hollywood boys club of agenting in the ’60s and ’70s with an outsized personality to go with her client list […]

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Audrey Hepburn TV Series to Be Penned by ‘The Good Wife’ Writer Jacqueline Hoyt

Screen goddess Audrey Hepburn has proven an elusive subject for biopics. The last attempt to adapt her rather incredible life into a biographical drama resulted in a corny TV movie which had Jennifer Love Hewitt doing an impression of the Hollywood icon. But maybe the company behind The Young Pope and My Brilliant Friend could […]

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2021 Miami Film Festival Announces Int’l Feature Films on Slate

Miami Dade College’s Miami Film Festival announced its shortlist of international feature film submissions that will screen during its 10-day hybrid event, with virtual and in-theater presentations, March 5-14. This year’s festival will present films from Academy Award-winning director Fernando Trueba and Oscar-nominated filmmakers Agnieszka Holland and Majid Majidi, among others.For his performance in bringing […]

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Paolo Sorrentino: ‘My characters’ struggles are the struggles I have’

The Great Beauty director on his TV series The New Pope, blowing up Michelangelo’s Pietà, and why he’s done with Italian Pm biopicsThe Naples-born director and screenwriter Paolo Sorrentino had his first screenplay made when he was in his 20s, and has since written and directed nine films, winning an Oscar and a Bafta for […]

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Jennifer Lawrence Will Become a ‘Mob Girl’ for ‘The Young Pope’ Director

The criminal underworld of the mafia has always been dominated by men. You need only look at the likes of The Godfather, Goodfellas, The Sopranos and countless other mob movies and TV shows to see that. But as actresses start getting more significant leading roles in Hollywood, we’re starting to see women taking part in […]

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‘Loro’ First Footage: Paolo Sorrentino Returns to the Movies and Eyes Cannes Film Festival Premiere — Watch

After taking an acclaimed trip to television with “The Young Pope,” Paolo Sorrentino is readying his return to the big screen this year with “Loro.” The Italian-language drama stars Toni Servillo as Silvio Berlusconi, the media tycoon who served as the Prime Minister of Italy from June 2001 to May 2006.According to new report from […]

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Duprat, Mediapro, Latido Team for Mariano Cohn’s Thriller ‘4 x 4’ (Exclusive)

Madrid — Gastón Duprat, the Mediapro Group and Latido Films are teaming on Mariano Cohn’s ‘4 x 4,’ starring Peter Lanzani (“The Clan”) and marking Cohn’s follow-up to “The Distinguished Citizen” which won Oscar Martínez a Volpi Cup best actor award at 2016’s Venice Festival before sweeping the 2017 Platino Awards.Also Argentina’s Academy Award entry […]

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