Magazine article Screen International

Paolo Sorrentino, Toni Servillo Team for Silvio Berlusconi Movie

Magazine article Screen International

Paolo Sorrentino, Toni Servillo Team for Silvio Berlusconi Movie

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Director confirms biopic of former Italian premier.

Paolo Sorrentino has confirmed that he will make a feature about former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi with his regular collaborator Toni Servillo (pictured top left) set to star.

The long-gestating Loro, about Berlusconi's inner circle, could shoot this summer, the writer-director has told Italian press.

Producers will be regular Italian team Indigo Film. The title means 'Them' but is also a word play on 'L'oro' which means 'gold'.

The Oscar winner has previously addressed powerful politicians and iconic figures in movie Il Divo and recent TV series The Young Pope, while in his novel Tony Pagoda E I Suoi Amici he depicted an italian right wing politician with similar traits to controversial businessman and former leader Berlusconi. …

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