The Young Pope

The beginning of the pontificate of Lenny Belardo, alias Pius XIII, the first American Pope in history

Credits

Director

Paolo Sorrentino

Producers

Jude Law, Ben Jackson

Production Company

Wildside

Studios

SKY, HBO, Canal+

Release Date

21st October 2016

Sorrentino has set the stage for both a spiky war of wills and a twisting character study – a sacred mystery shot through with stabs of the profane.The Telegraph

Sharply drawn characters and an enjoyably irreverent fantasy keep you guessing.Hollywood Reporter

Show Background

This international collaboration between SKY/HBO/CANAL+ sees Jude Law taking on the eponymous role of young American Pope – Lenny Belardo – Pope Pius XIII was premiered in Venice to resounding praise from the invited audience.

Directed by Paolo Sorrentino winner of the 2014 Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film with “The Great Beauty,” The Young Pope filmed predominantly in Italy with additional locations including the United States, Africa and Puerto Rico.

The Young Pope’s stellar cast includes Jude Law, Diane Keaton, Silvio Orlando, Scott Shepherd, Cecile de France, Javier Camara, Ludivine Sagnier and James Cromwell.

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London

Vancouver

Mumbai

Los Angeles

Chennai

Montréal

Hyderabad

Chandigarh

Goa