THE LEOPARD - FIRST IMAGES FROM SET
We are pleased to announce the start of filming today in Rome of THE LEOPARD, the limited series inspired by the homonymous novel by Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa.
The cast stars Kim Rossi Stuart (Don Fabrizio Corbera, Prince of Salina), Benedetta Porcaroli (Concetta), Deva Cassel (Angelica Sedara) and Saul Nanni (Tancredi Falconeri). Other cast members include, Paolo Calabresi, Francesco Colella, Astrid Meloni and Greta Esposito.
The six-episode series is produced by Fabrizio Donvito, Daniel Campos Pavoncelli, Marco Cohen and Benedetto Habib for Indiana Production and by Will Gould, Frith Tiplady and Matthew Read for Moonage Pictures. The series will be exclusive to Netflix.
Director Tom Shankland will adopt a modern take on this classic story, that of the Prince of Salina and his family, which is that of yesterday and today's Italy. Shankland, who will direct episodes 1-2-3-6, will be joined on set by directors Giuseppe Capotondi (episode 4) and Laura Luchetti (episode 5). The series is written by Richard Warlow, who is also creator and executive producer, with Benji Walters. The director of photography is Nicolaj Bruel. The costumes of the series are designed by Carlo Poggioli and Edoardo Russo, the sets by Dimitri Capuani. The original score is by Paolo Buonvino.