A new trailer for the upcoming season of The New Pope, the HBO-SKY-CANAL+ series, was unveiled today. The New Pope is produced by Lorenzo Mieli and Mario Gianani for Fremantle's Italy-based producers Wildside, and co-produced by Haut et Court TV and The Mediapro Studio.
With the streaming wars in full force, everyone is unleashing high a never-ending stream of high quality TV series and of course HBO has always been a pinnacle in the space. With the success of The Young Pope, the network continues the storyline in an all-new series called The New Pope.
All nine episodes of The New Pope are directed by Academy Award®-winning filmmaker Paolo Sorrentino. The limited series is written by Sorrentino with Umberto Contarello and Stefano Bises, and marks Sorrentino's second limited series set in the world of the modern papacy.
The cast features two-time Academy Award® nominees Jude Law and John Malkovich. Returning cast from "The Young Pope" include Silvio Orlando, Javier Cámara, Cécile de France, Ludivine Sagnier and Maurizio Lombardi. New cast for the limited series are Henry Goodman, Ulrich Thomsen, Mark Ivanir, Yuliya Snigir and Massimo Ghini. Sharon Stone and Marilyn Manson guest star.
The New Pope starring Jude Law and John Malkovich, premieres January 2020.