Are you a fan of Italian dramas? Then how is it even possible that you haven’t heard about the Italian coming-of-age drama, My Brilliant Friend? A series, adapted from the books of Elena Ferrante’s acclaimed “Neapolitan Novels”, that explores the complexities of female friendships and also the beauty of it has already made its place in the viewers’ hearts. So much so, that it’s into its Season 3 now.
Well, Season 3 is still on air, the question is whether we will have more of this series. So, here’s everything we know so far about My Brilliant Friend Season 4.
Is My Brilliant Friend Season 4 renewed?
We have a piece of good news for you. An official announcement was made by HBO on March 22, 2022, on Twitter that My Brilliant Friend, a drama directed by Saverio Costanzo, Alice Rohrwacher, Daniele Luchetti has been renewed for its Season 4. However, it will be the fourth and final season. While this might disappoint the fans, remember, good things have beautiful endings, too.
— HBO (@HBO) March 22, 2022
What is the release date of My Brilliant Friend Season 4?
We don’t have any official release date for My Brilliant Friend Season 4 yet. And as the third season is still streaming it is quite early to predict a release date for My Brilliant Friend Season 4. But the news of the series being renewed for its Season 4 is quite enough to make us all happy.
Is there any trailer for My Brilliant Friend Season 4?
Unfortunately, there has been no trailer released yet for My Brilliant Friend Season 4. You can watch the trailer of My Brilliant Friend Season 3 here.
What is the expected plot of My Brilliant Friend season 4?
The show that premiered on November 18, 2018, revolves around Elena Greco and her best friend, Rafaella Cerullo whom she met in her first year of primary school in 1950. Set in Naples, the two friends face all the ups and downs of friendship and enter their adulthood.
All three seasons of the show are based on the three novels namely: My Brilliant Friend, The Story of a New Name, and Those Who Leave and Those Who Stay and if things go according to the reports that are being heard, the fourth season of the show would be based on Ferrante’s fourth novel of the series named: The Story Of The Lost Child, bringing Elena and Lila’s friendship to an end.
What will be the cast of My Brilliant Friend season 4?
The main cast of the show includes:
- Margherita Mazzucco as Elena
- Gaia Girace as Lila
- Valentina Acca as Nunzia Cerullo, Lila’s mother
- Antonio Buonanno as Fernando Cerullo, Lila’s father
- Anna Rita Vitolo as Immacolata Greco, Elena’s mother
- Luca Gallone as Vittorio Greco, Elena’s father and many more.
As per the new season is concerned, we have heard that Alba Rohrwacher will be playing the role of Older Elena in My Brilliant Friend Season 4.
How many episodes will be there in My Brilliant Friend Season 4?
The first, second, and third seasons of the show have 8 episodes each, making it a series of 24 episodes in all till its season 3. The runtime of these episodes varies from 43-67 minutes. The same is expected for My Brilliant Friend Season 4 which might also have 8 episodes if the makers don’t decide to add in a bonus episode or two.
Where to watch My Brilliant Friend Season 3?
My Brilliant Friend is available only on HBO and Rai 1. The third season of My Brilliant Friend is still airing on HBO and would be concluding on April 18, 2022.