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[11/26/19 - 09:06 AM]
"The New Pope" Debuts January 13
The follow-up to 2017's "The Young Pope," HBO's new installment dives into the inner workings of the Vatican, while exploring the very human desires, vices and fragilities of those in power and the complexities inherent in faith today.

[01/09/19 - 08:05 AM]
"The New Pope" - First Official Photo
The cast features two-time Academy Award(R) nominees Jude Law and John Malkovich.

[07/02/18 - 11:41 PM]
Development Update: Monday, July 2
Updates include: HBO orders Fred Armisen's Spanish-language comedy pilot to series; FOX's "Last Man Standing" to recast two roles; and cast options on "Timeless" expire as no new home is found.

[07/13/17 - 11:14 AM]
HBO Receives 111 Primetime Emmy(R) Nominations, The Most of Any Network This Year
"Westworld" received 22 nominations, tied for the most of any program, while "Veep" received 17 nominations, "Big Little Lies" received 16 nominations and "The Night Of" received 13 nominations.

[05/16/17 - 07:51 AM]
Sky and HBO Announce a Joint Production of "The New Pope" with Paolo Sorrentino
The new series will go into production late next year in Italy.

[01/14/17 - 09:01 AM]
HBO/Cinemax Programming Overview - Winter 2017
The company recaps its plans for the year to come and beyond.

[12/05/16 - 12:08 PM]
Limited Drama Series "The Young Pope," Starring Jude Law and Diane Keaton and Directed by Paolo Sorrentino, Debuts Jan. 15 on HBO
Young and charming, Lenny Belardo, aka Pius XIII, is the first American Pope in history.

[11/01/16 - 11:01 AM]
Limited Drama Series "The Young Pope," Starring Jude Law and Diane Keaton and Directed by Paolo Sorrentino, Debuts Jan. 15 on HBO
Look for the 10-episode series on Sunday and Monday nights at 9:00/8:00c.

[08/26/15 - 09:58 AM]
"The Young Pope" - First Official Image
Check out the first official image of Jude Law as Lenny Belardo, Pope Pius XIII, from the upcoming HBO, Sky, Canal + original co-production.

[08/04/15 - 11:39 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, August 4
Updates include: James Cromwell among latest cast in HBO's "The Young Pope"; Yahoo! discussing "future opportunities" for "Community"; and Andrew Ridings to play Craig T. Nelson's son in NBC's "Coach" revival.

[07/28/15 - 08:00 AM]
Academy Award Winner(R) Diane Keaton Joins Jude Law in Paolo Sorrentino-Directed "The Young Pope"
Production on the series, which is a joint production of Sky, HBO and Canal +, begins this week.

[05/18/15 - 11:28 PM]
Development Update: Monday, May 18
Updates include: Jude Law to star in "The Young Pope" for HBO; NBC's "Heartbreaker," ABC's "Wicked City" to recast roles; and T.R. Knight joins the cast of Hulu's "11/22/63."







YOUNG POPE, THE (HBO)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
1/15/17 - 2/13/17
STATUS:
canceled/ended (2016-2017 season)
TIME SLOT:
completed airing its current season
SEASON(S):
1 (10 episodes, 0 of which have yet to air)
ADDITIONAL NOTES:
limited series
DESCRIPTION:
(from HBO's press release, January 2017) THE YOUNG POPE: This ten-episode limited series tells the story of the beginning of Pius XIII's pontificate. Born Lenny Belardo, he is shrewd and naïve, ironic and pedantic, primeval and cutting-edge, doubting and resolute, melancholy and ruthless. The first American pope in history, Pius XIII tries to cross the endless river of human solitude to find a God he can give to mankind. And to himself. Jude Law stars in the title role; Diane Keaton stars as Sister Mary, a nun from the U.S. now living in Vatican City. A joint production of Sky, HBO and Canal +; Paolo Sorrentino directs. Debuts Jan. 15.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Cécile de France as Sofia Dubois
· Diane Keaton as Sister Mary
· James Cromwell as Cardinal Michael Spencer
· Javier Cámara as Monsignor Bernardo Alonso Gutierrez
· Jude Law as Lenny Belardo/Pius XIII
· Ludivine Sagnier as Ester Aubry
· Scott Shepherd as Cardinal Andrew Dussolier
· Silvio Orlando as Cardinal Angelo Voiello
· Toni Bertorelli as Cardinal Caltanissetta
CREW INFORMATION:
· John Lyons as EP
· Lorenzo Mieli as EP
· Mario Gianani as EP
· Paolo Sorrentino as CRTR/EP/DIR (Pilot)
GENRE(S):
· drama
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· Haut et Court TV
· MEDIAPRO
· Wildside