19 March 2013 2:22 PM, PDT | Filmofilia | See recent Filmofilia news »

From Hitler to Pope! Downfall star Bruno Ganz is set to play Pope Sixtus VI in Showtime’s upcoming drama pilot The Vatican! Ganz will join previously announced Anna Friel and Kyle Chandler who are already set to star in this contemporary thriller which comes from Ridley Scott. It’s Scott’s first television pilot, so we’re definitely ready to give them a try… At this moment we know that Ridley Scott will direct the pilot from a script written by Paul Attanasio, which is set against the modern-day political machinations within the Catholic Church. In other words, the show is described as a contemporart thriller that will... Related posts: Ridley Scott will direct ‘Kind One’ Ridley Scott about his new sci-fi movie Ridley Scott To Direct “The Forever WarRidley Scott Goes Biblical with Moses? Ridley Scott and Steven Zaillian Teaming Up for The Day Britain Stopped »

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