The Two Popes

2019 film directed by Fernando Meirelles

The Two Popes is a British-Italian-American 2019 biographical drama movie directed by Fernando Meirelles and written by Anthony McCarten. It was adapted from McCarten's 2017 play The Pope. [1] It stars Anthony Hopkins as Pope Benedict XVI and Jonathan Pryce as Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio (later Pope Francis).[2]

The movie had a limited theatrical release in the United States on November 27, 2019 and in the United Kingdom on November 29, 2019, and started digital streaming on December 20, 2019, by Netflix.

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Netflix confirms cast and production team on 'The Pope'". Screen Daily. Archived from the original on September 2, 2019. Retrieved September 2, 2019.
  2. Kay, Jeremy. "Netflix confirms Argentine cast and production team on 'The Pope'". Screen Daily. Retrieved October 7, 2019.