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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 66 wins & 87 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Youth Writer
(2015)
(2013)

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 2020 Mob Girl (screenplay) (pre-production)
 2019-2020 The New Pope (TV Series) (written by - 10 episodes) (post-production)
- Episode #1.3 (2020) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.1 (2020) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.10 (2020) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.8 (2020) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.9 (2020) ... (written by)
 2018 Piccole avventure romane (Short) (written by)
 2018 Loro (screenplay) / (story)
 2018 Loro 2 (screenplay) / (story)
 2018 Loro (screenplay) / (story)
 2017 Killer in Red (Short) (screenplay)
  The Young Pope (TV 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)
- Episode #1.8 (2016) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Episode #1.7 (2016) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Episode #1.6 (2016) ... (creator) / (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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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:

[on Rome] There's one thing that I like about Rome that was stated by Napoleon: that from sublime to pathetic is only one step away. And in Rome there's a constant shifting between sublime and pathetic. See more »

Trivia:

Member of the 'Official Competition' jury at the 70th Cannes International Film Festival in 2017. See more »

Trademark:

Frequently works with cinematographer Luca Bigazzi See more »

Star Sign:

Gemini

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