Gomorrah Season 5
Was Gomorrah cancelled or renewed for season 5? When does it start on HBO Max? Who will be returning for the new season? In this post, we have summarized everything we know so far about the next season.
What Is Gomorrah About?
The HBO Max Original Gomorrah tells the story of the clash between the Levantes and Patrizia left Naples in a pile of bricks, forcing Genny (Salvatore Esposito) to return to action. But with the police hot on Genny’s heels, he is forced into a bunker alone without Azzurra (Ivana Lotito) and Little Pietro. Now, his only ally is ’O Maestrale (Mimmo Borrelli), the mysterious crime boss of Ponticelli, an eastern district of Naples. War is imminent, and his enemies are fierce.
The fifth and final season of the critically-acclaimed HBO Max Original Gomorrah is streaming on Thursday, January 27.
Set in the suburbs of Naples, Italy, the crime drama goes inside the Camorra, a fierce Neapolitan crime organization led by Pietro Savastano. The story is told through the eyes of Don Pietro’s right-hand man, Ciro Di Marzio, whose faith in the family is tested when he realizes how far Don Pietro is willing to go to keep his power. Despite his feelings, Ciro feels an obligation to obey Don Pietro’s orders when he tasks his underling with protecting his son Genny, who is being groomed to take Don Pietro’s place while the elder Savastano is serving a lengthy prison sentence.
Genny takes control and ultimately rules over Naples and Rome. Within his network two women rise to power: Annalisa, named “Scianel”, a key drug pusher and a natural leader, and Patrizia, one of Genny’s most faithful foot soldiers. When Ciro forms a new partnership with the young and ambitious Enzo, a light that once vanished from Ciro’s eyes reappears. The former street-level drug dealers cast their net far beyond the city of Naples and the borders of Italy. Genny, Ciro and Enzo are about to make peace, when Enzo demands a sacrifice.
The new season clearly turns the spotlight on Genny (Salvatore Esposito), the lone Savastano dynasty survivor: a character who has shed countless skins in the process of morphing from Don Pietro’s spoiled brat into family boss, husband and father. In fact, the new season sees him on his best behavior precisely for the sake of Azzurra (Ivana Lotito) and little Pietro: with his own family to protect and an activity to reboot, he feels the need for a major life change, committing to legit business while sneaking out, as best he can, from the world his father had him grow up in. His interests in Naples are now entrusted to Patrizia (Cristiana Dell’Anna) who, having first betrayed and then killed Scianel, former female leader of The Alliance, has earned her rank within the Savastano clan. Along with Genny, to level the scores and keep the peace in gangland, they will lean on the Levante clan, a branch of late Donna Imma’s family. Meanwhile Enzo (Arturo Muselli) and Valerio (Loris De Luna), having tightened their grip over the central Naples turf, are faced with new challenges.
Based on an idea by Roberto Saviano, from his eponymous bestseller, the fourth season of GOMORRAH is produced by Cattleya – part of ITV Studios – Sky, Fandango in collaboration with Beta Film. GOMORRAH is executive produced by Cattleya’s Riccardo Tozzi, Gina Gardini, Giovanni Stabilini and Marco Chimenz as well as by Nils Hartman and Sonia Rovai for Sky and developed by Stefano Bises, Leonardo Fasoli, Maddalena Ravagli and Roberto Saviano. Teleplays are written by Leonardo Fasoli, Maddalena Ravagli, Enrico Audenino and Monica Zapelli.
The fourth season is directed by Francesca Comencini – who is also the artistic supervisor – Claudio Cupellini, Marco D’Amore, Enrico Rosati and Ciro Visco.
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The last episode of the series was released on May 20, 2021 in the US.
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Gomorrah Season 5 Trailer
HBO Max released the official promo/trailer for season 5. Watch it below:
|Network||HBO Max Sundance TV|
|Status||Premiere Date Set|
|Series Cast||Andrea Di Maria Cristiana Dell'Anna Marco D'Amore Maria Pia Calzone Salvatore Esposito|
|Genre||Crime Drama Thriller|
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