My Brilliant Friend Season 4: Everything We Know So Far

"My Brilliant Friend" final season: New cast for Elena and Lila, thrilling twists await as adult protagonists navigate Naples' complex world. HBO/RAI masterpiece concludes with anticipation.

My Brilliant Friend Season 4

Lights, camera, action! Exciting news from the sets of the critically acclaimed HBO/RAI series, "My Brilliant Friend." Shooting is well underway for the fourth and final season, titled "The Story of the Lost Child," which promises to deliver riveting twists and turns in the lives of Elena Greco and Lila Cerullo, our beloved best friends from Naples. This article will delve into the latest casting updates, plot developments, and the talented minds behind this unforgettable Italian drama.

Who Is In The Cast Of My Brilliant Friend Season 4?

First Look Image Of My Brilliant Friend Season 4
First Look Image Of My Brilliant Friend Season 4

Fans of the series were in for a surprise when it was announced that the lead roles of Elena Greco and Lila Cerullo, formerly portrayed by Margherita Mazzucco and Gaia Girace, will now see fresh faces. Alba Rohrwacher, widely acclaimed for her exceptional performances, will be stepping into Elena Greco's shoes, while the talented Irene Maiorino takes on the role of Lila Cerullo.

Adding to the anticipation is Fabrizio Gifuni, who will grace the screen as Nino Sarratore, the writer who has long captured Elena's heart. Previously played by Francesco Serpico, Gifuni's portrayal is sure to bring a new dimension to this pivotal character.

What Is The Plot Of My Brilliant Friend Season 4?

In the final installment, "My Brilliant Friend" takes a leap forward, presenting Elena and Lila as adults. Elena, having left Naples to pursue her dreams as a writer and married life, returns to her hometown after separating from her spouse. On the other hand, Lila remains rooted in Naples but becomes deeply enmeshed in the treacherous world of the Neapolitan mob, the Camorra. As the two friends' paths diverge, viewers are in for a roller-coaster of emotions, loyalty, and resilience.

When Is The Release Date Of My Brilliant Friend Season 4?

At the moment, there is no official word on the release date of the fourth season of "My Brilliant Friend". Since filming is currently ongoing, our best guess is mid 2024. We will update this space once new information comes our way.

The Brilliant Minds Behind the Scenes

The mastermind behind the story is none other than Elena Ferrante, who has skillfully woven a tale of friendship, identity, and survival. Assisting her are a team of talented screenwriters, including Francesco Piccolo, Laura Paolucci, and the show's co-creator, Saverio Costanzo, who also directed most episodes of the initial two seasons.

Behind the lens, we have the talented Laura Bispuri, known for her outstanding work in "Sworn Virgin" and "Daughter of Mine." With such a skilled director at the helm, viewers can expect a visually stunning and emotionally gripping conclusion to this beloved quadrilogy.

"My Brilliant Friend" is a collaborative effort between The Apartment, Wildside (both Fremantle companies), Fandango, RAI Fiction, and HBO Entertainment. The show's global success is evident, having reached over 170 territories, thanks to Fremantle's distribution efforts, in association with RAI Com.



As the cameras roll and the talented cast and crew bring Elena Greco and Lila Cerullo's story to its climactic conclusion, fans of "My Brilliant Friend" eagerly await the release of the fourth and final season. With the introduction of new lead actors and an enthralling plot, this HBO/RAI series is set to leave a lasting impact on viewers worldwide. So, buckle up and get ready to be immersed in the enchanting world of Naples once more!