The 21st century has brought us to the realization that being in love is never enough today, elements like trust, loyalty, and faith play a major role, too. Netflix is always appreciated for bringing complexities of new-age relationships to the screen and it is again doing it with this sensual, romantic Italian drama series titled Devotion, a Story of Love and Desire.
The series revolves around a couple in a perfect marriage but with a sudden feeling of emptiness. The thoughts circling around jeopardizes their relationship, causing them to second guess everything, including themselves. As their relationship slowly fades, they feel overwhelmed to act on their other desires that might finish their marriage forever.
The big question still remains, Do desires have the capability to consume love?
Devotion, a Story of Love and Desire Release Date
Devotion, a Story of Love and Desire would premiere on February 14, 2022, on Netflix. The series will have six episodes., So you can sit back with your partner and start some unique conversations on Valentine’s Day.
What is Devotion, a Story of Love and Desire all about?
According to everything we know, the series revolves around a couple, Carlo and Magherita, who is completely in love with each other but all of a sudden, something disrupts their relationship and causes them to be doubtful about everything and moreover about themselves. Will they be able to deal with the consequences of their choices?
A visibly happy marriage begins to go over the edge when the husband’s loyalty is in question and both of the spouses are attracted to discover their various desires.
Devotion, a Story of Love and Desire Cast
Michele Riondino, who plays Carlo, is an actor from Italy. In 2006, he featured in Fabrizio Costa’s TV series The Black Arrow which aired on Canale 5. In 2008, he made his acting debut with the film The Past Is a Foreign Land, for which he won the best actor award at the Rome Film Festival and the Miami International Film Festival.
Lucrezia Guidone, who plays Magherita, was born in Pescara, Abruzzo in Italy on June 3, 1986. She has starred in multiple movies like Noi 4 (2014), La ragazza nella nebbia (2017), and Thou Shalt Not Kill (2015).
The series is directed by Stefano Cipani and Andrea Molaioli and the script is written by Elisa Amorusa, Laura Colella, and Alessandro Fabbri.