Disney+ has greenlit The Lions of Sicily, an Italian collection based mostly on Stefania Auci’s The Florios of Siciliy from Paolo Genovese.
The eight-parter tells the story of the Florio household. It follows brothers Paolo and Ignazio, two small spice retailers who’ve escaped from a Calabria caught up to now and in quest of social redemption. In Sicily they create a future, turning a small, run-down store right into a flourish enterprise exercise that younger Vincenzo, along with his revolutionary concepts, will remodel into an financial empire.
The collection stars Michele Riondino, Miriam Leone, Donatella Finocchiaro, Vinicio Marchioni, Eduardo Scarpetta, Paolo Briguglia, Ester Pantano and Adele Cammarata.
The present is the most recent to return from Disney+ Italy, which was additionally behind The Ignorant Angels.
“The Lions of Sicily confirms Disney+’s dedication to create Italian contents that enrich and make the already extensive and different provide of the platform distinctive,” stated Daniel Frigo, The Walt Disney Firm Italy Nation Supervisor.
Sequence is produced by Francesco and Federico Scardamaglia for Compagnia Leone Cinematografica, and Raffaella Leone and Marco Belardi of Lotus Manufacturing. Ludovica Rampoldi and Stefano Sardo are writers.