The 3rd season of the highly acclaimed HBO and RAI Series, My Brilliant Friend is on its way, and has released a trailer and key art!


Season 3 of the series is based on the 3rd book in the Elena Ferrante quadrilogy, My Brilliant Friend: Those Who Leave and Those Who Stay. The Series follows Elena Greco and the most important friend in her life, Raffaella Cerulla aka Lila. The two first met in primary school in 1950 and their story goes on to cover more than 60 years! The book and series explore their lives and the mystery of Lila who becomes not only Elean’s “brilliant best friend”, but also her worst enemy.


The series stars Marghertia Mazzucco as Elena, and Gaia Girace as Lila. The story and screen plays are by Elena Ferrante, Francesco Piccolo, Laura Paolucci, and Saverio Costanzo. Executive producers are Paolo Sorrentino and Jennifer Schuur, among others. Fremantle is the international distributor in association with RAI Com.

Season 3 debuts Monday, February 28th at 10:00-11:00 p.m. ET/PT on HBO. Stay tuned to THS for more trailers, news, and reviews!