My Brilliant Friend: The Story of a New Name
My Brilliant Friend is returning to HBO. Featuring Margherita Mazzucco as Elena and Gaia Girace as Lila, My Brilliant Friend – The Story of a New Name is based on the second book of Elena Ferrante’s bestselling quadrilogy.
LOS ANGELES, April 30 2020 – HBO and RAI have renewed the drama series MY BRILLIANT FRIEND for a third season, it was announced today by Francesca Orsi, EVP, HBO Programming and Eleonora Andreatta, Rai head of Drama. The eight-episode second season, MY BRILLIANT FRIEND:
Based on Elena Ferrante’s second book of her four-part series, MY BRILLIANT FRIEND: THE STORY OF A NEW NAME, debuting MONDAY, MARCH 16 (10:00-11:00 p.m. ET/PT), follows Elena and Lila’s journey into adulthood as they weather romance, heartbreak, success and betrayal.