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Paolo Sorrentino


Paolo Sorrentino was born on May 31, 1970 in Naples, Campania, Italy. He is a writer and director, known for The Great Beauty (2013), Youth (2015) and This Must Be the Place (2011). He is married to Daniela D'Antonio. They have two children. See full bio »
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Won 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 48 wins & 66 nominations. See more awards »

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 2016 The Young Pope (TV Series) (written by - 8 episodes)
- Episode #1.8 (2016) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.7 (2016) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.6 (2016) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.5 (2016) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.4 (2016) ... (written by)
 2015/I Youth (written by)
 2014/IV The Dream (Short)
 2014 Rio, I Love You (written by - segment "La Fortuna")
 2013 The Great Beauty (screenplay) / (story)
 2011 In the Mirror (Short) (screenplay)
 2011 This Must Be the Place (screenplay) / (story - uncredited)
 2010 Napoli 24 (Documentary)
 2009 La partita lenta (Short) (screenplay)
 2008 Il Divo (writer)
 2006 The Family Friend (written by)
 2004 The Consequences of Love (written by)
 2001 La notte lunga (Short) (screenplay)
 2001 One Man Up (written by)
 2000 La squadra (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Episode #1.13 (2000)
- Episode #1.4 (2000)
 1998 L'amore non ha confini (Short) (writer)
 1994 Un paradiso (Short) (written by)
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Other Works:

TV commercial for Fiat Croma starring Jeremy Irons. See more »

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3 Print Biographies | 1 Interview | 1 Article | See more »

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Personal Quote:

Aside from all the things I've said before about Diego Armando Maradona, he involuntarily saved my life. I lost my parents when I was 16 in an accident with the heating system in a house in the mountains where I always used to go to with them. That weekend, I didn't go because I wanted to go watch Maradona and S.S.C Napoli play a match in Empoli, and that saved me. That's the main reason. It's ... See more »

Trivia:

President of the jury at the Turin Film Festival in 2012. See more »

Trademark:

Oblique storytelling with partially obscure plots. See more »

Star Sign:

Gemini

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