[05/17/19 - 11:49 PM] Development Update: Friday, May 17 Updates include: "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" to sign off in syndication after 17 seasons; Bravo's "Dirty John" on the move to sibling USA; and Syfy orders "Vagrant Queen" TV series.
[07/02/18 - 11:41 PM] Development Update: Monday, July 2 Updates include: HBO orders Fred Armisen's Spanish-language comedy pilot to series; FOX's "Last Man Standing" to recast two roles; and cast options on "Timeless" expire as no new home is found.
DESCRIPTION: (from HBO's press release, October 2018) THE NEW POPE: Created and directed by Paolo Sorrentino, this drama will mark his second limited series set in the world of the modern papacy, following "The Young Pope." The show will go into production late this year in Italy. A joint production of HBO and Sky; to be produced by Lorenzo Mieli and Mario Gianani for Wildside in co-production with Mediapro; screenplay by Paolo Sorrentino and Umberto Contarello.