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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 Youth (2015), The Great Beauty (2013) 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 76 wins & 89 nominations. See more awards »

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Youth Writer
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(2013)

Filmography

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  Mob Girl (screenplay) (pre-production)
 2021 The Hand of God (written by) (post-production)
 2020 Homemade (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Paolo Sorrentino (2020) ... (written by)
  The New Pope (TV Mini Series) (created by - 9 episodes, 2019 - 2020) (written by - 9 episodes, 2019 - 2020)
- Episode #1.9 (2020) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Episode #1.8 (2020) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Episode #1.6 (2020) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Episode #1.5 (2020) ... (creator) / (written by)
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 2018 Piccole avventure romane (Short) (written by)
 2018 Loro (screenplay) / (story)
 2018 Loro 2 (screenplay) / (story)
 2018 Loro 1 (screenplay) / (story)
 2017 Killer in Red (Short) (screenplay)
  The Young Pope (TV Mini Series) (created by - 10 episodes, 2016) (written by - 10 episodes, 2016)
- Episode #1.10 (2016) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Episode #1.9 (2016) ... (creator) / (written by)
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 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 The Slow Game (Short) (screenplay)
 2008 Il Divo (writer)
 2006 The Family Friend (written by)
 2004 The Consequences of Love (written by)
 2001 The Long Night (Short) (screenplay)
 2001 One Man Up (written by)
 2000 La squadra (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Episode #1.13 (2000)
- Episode #1.4 (2000)
 1998 Love Has No Bounds (Short) (writer)
 1994 Un paradiso (Short) (written by)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Novel: "Hanno tutti ragione". Milan: Feltrinelli. ISBN 9788807018091 See more »

Publicity Listings:

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

Alternate Names:

Paolo
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I've known Ludovica [production designer Ludovica Ferrario] for a long time. She's an architect, which is very useful for me. She has a sense of proportions, of geometry. There is lots of geometry in cinema, nobody ever talks about this. And architects know geometry. On top of that, to use an old fashioned term, she's a classy lady with an innate good taste. That helps me a lot and it keeps me in... See more »

Trivia:

During production of his films, he never goes back and sees what he filmed at the end of the day, so when he goes to the cutting room, he really sees for the first time what his DP and him captured. See more »

Trademark:

Frequently casts Toni Servillo See more »

Star Sign:

Gemini

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