The Young Pope season 2
TV channel: HBO
Original release: October 21, 2016 – present
About TV show The Young Pope season 2
The film's protagonist the American 47-year-old Cardinal Lenny Belardo, who became the youngest in the history of Pope Pius XIII. Take this post he was allowed to intrigue experienced Cardinals of the warring clans, who have chosen it as a compromise figure, hoping to manipulate the young and do not have ties to the Vatican the newly elected head of the Catholic Church.
Childhood Lenny Belardo was held under the supervision of the nun Sister Mary, she brought him up and prepared for the priest's career. Lenny's parents left him in the care of the sisters Mary and went to Venice, more about them is not known. Besides Lenny Sister Mary brought him the same age, Cardinal Andrew Dusollier. When Lenny grew up, Mary's sister gave Lenny into the hands of influential American cardinal and theologian Michael Spencer - he was one of the likely candidates for the position of the pope, but the intrigue of the influential Cardinal Angelo Voyello led to the election Belardo.
Hope to manipulate young dad vanished from the first hours of the board of the new pontiff. It turned out that Belardo - extremely capricious, independent and hard head. Cardinals horror beginning to realize that a quiet life in the past.
The Young Pope is a television series created by Paolo Sorrentino and starring Jude Law and Diane Keaton. The first season consists of ten episodes, all directed by Sorrentino.