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My Brilliant Friend (2018)

TV-MA Drama 52m


When the most important friend in her life seems to have disappeared without a trace, Elena Greco, a now-elderly woman immersed in a house full of books, turns on her computer and starts writing the story of their friendship.

  1. Saverio Costanzo


Series Cast

  1. Gaia Girace as Lila (Teenager)

    Gaia Girace

    Lila (Teenager)

    24 Episodes

  2. Margherita Mazzucco as Elena (Teenager)

    Margherita Mazzucco

    Elena (Teenager)

    24 Episodes

  3. Anna Rita Vitolo as Immacolata Greco

    Anna Rita Vitolo

    Immacolata Greco

    24 Episodes

  4. Francesco Serpico as Nino Sarratore

    Francesco Serpico

    Nino Sarratore

    13 Episodes

  5. Luca Gallone as Vittorio Greco

    Luca Gallone

    Vittorio Greco

    8 Episodes

  6. Imma Villa as Imma Solara

    Imma Villa

    Imma Solara

    8 Episodes

  7. Matteo Cecchi

    8 Episodes

  8. Valentina Acca as Nunzia Cerullo

    Valentina Acca

    Nunzia Cerullo

    8 Episodes

  9. Antonio Buonanno as Fernando Cerullo

    Antonio Buonanno

    Fernando Cerullo

    8 Episodes

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Those Who Leave and Those Who Stay - My Brilliant Friend

Those Who Leave and Those Who Stay

2022 | 8 Episodes

Season 3 picks up with Elena and Lila, both now grown women, during the great open sea of the 1970s. Lila took her young son and left her husband and a comfortable life to work as a factory worker in the toughest of conditions, while Elena left the neighborhood to study in Pisa, and is now an author of a successful novel that has paved the way to an affluent and cultivated world. They now navigate a scenario of hopes and uncertainties, still united by their strong and ambivalent bond.

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My Brilliant Friend
My Brilliant Friend


Original Name L'amica geniale

Status Returning Series


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Type Scripted

Original Language Italian


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