By Patrick Munn | August 4, 2015 - 12:20 pm | No Comments
Sky, HBO and Canal+ are adding to the cast of their co-production The Young Pope. Award winning actor James Cromwell has been tapped for a starring role in the eight episode miniseries, which hails from creator Paul Sorrentino and is being toplined by Jude Law. Cromwell will play Cardinal Michael Spencer, the new Pope's mentor.
By Patrick Munn | July 28, 2015 - 4:11 pm | No Comments
Diane Keaton (The Godfather) has signed on to co-star opposite Jude Law in the Young Pope, the eight episode miniseries from creator Paul Sorrentino which is a co-production between Sky, HBO and French broadcaster Canal+. Keaton will play Sister Mary, a nun from the U.S. now living in Vatican City.
By Patrick Munn | May 27, 2015 - 11:30 am | No Comments
FremantleMedia International (FMI) has secured the international distribution rights to the recently green-lit eight episode papal miniseries The Young Pope,starring Jude Law (Sherlock Holmes, Spy). FMI will handle distribution in all territories except the US, France, the UK, Ireland, Italy and Germany, where co-production partners HBO, Canal+ and Sky control the rights.
By Patrick Munn | September 29, 2014 - 10:56 am | No Comments
Sky Atlantic and French broadcaster Canal+, who previously co-produced bi-lingual series The Tunnel, are re-teaming for The Last Panthers, a six episode jewel heist drama from Glue scribe Jack Thorne which has Tahar Rahim, Samantha Morton and John Hurt attached to star.