My Brilliant Friend (2018– )
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TV-MA | | Drama | Episode aired 2 March 2020
Elena graduates university, meets a man from a nice family and returns to Naples. When she returns home she is told that Lila left home with her son. While in Pisa Elena wrote a novel based on her life.

Director:

Saverio Costanzo

Writers:

Elena Ferrante (based on the novel by), Saverio Costanzo (created by) | 4 more credits »
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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Margherita Mazzucco ... Elena Greco
Gaia Girace ... Lila Cerullo
Giovanni Amura ... Stefano Carracci
Francesco Serpico Francesco Serpico ... Nino Sarratore
Annarita Vitolo Annarita Vitolo ... Immacolata Greco (as Anna Rita Vitolo)
Luca Gallone ... Vittorio Greco
Antonio Buonanno Antonio Buonanno ... Fernando Cerullo
Alessio Gallo ... Michele Solara
Ulrike Migliaresi Ulrike Migliaresi ... Ada Cappuccio
Imma Villa Imma Villa ... Imma Solara
Daria Deflorian ... Adele Airota
Bruno Orlando Bruno Orlando ... Franco Mari
Matteo Cecchi Matteo Cecchi ... Pietro Airota
Alba Rohrwacher ... Narrator (voice)
Ciro Alario Ciro Alario ... Player Bar Solara
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Elena graduates university, meets a man from a nice family and returns to Naples. When she returns home she is told that Lila left home with her son. While in Pisa Elena wrote a novel based on her life.

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Drama

Certificate:

TV-MA

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Bellissimo
25 May 2020 | by wes379See all my reviews

My wife and I have loved watching My Brilliant Friend. It's intricate, blended with emotional depth and la verità about how life was like in southern Italy in the mid 1900s. As an Italian American, this show speaks to me in ways that are hard to explain, with the feelings of many characters resonating with the feelings within me; the struggles that our Italian ancestors faced in difficult times that paved a path for us and others who sought a better life to have the freedom and autonomy that we have today. While I can only speaks for myself, I believe that the strength and courage that we see in both Lila and Elena are in all of us...yet perhaps most close to home in those of us that descended from suffering and remember it in our blood. Grazie mille a tutti che hanno contribuito a creare questa serie brillante.


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Country:

Italy

Language:

Italian

Release Date:

2 March 2020 (Italy) See more »

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Wildside, The Apartment See more »
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