Kyiv: World-famous actress Sophia Loren played in the new Netflix film ,,Life Ahead’’ based on Romain Gary book after 11-year pause.
Actress played in the movie directed by Loren’s son Edoardo Ponti, the role of Madame Rosa – aging Jew woman and Holocaust survivor, adopting 12-years-old Senegalese orphan Momo.
,,The two loners become each other’s protectors, anchoring an unconventional family and helping each other handle the past pains’’, the synopsis reads.
Moreover, it’s known that film will be released in Italian.
,,It just happened. I wanted to be inspired and challenged. I didn’t know any films that I wanted to do right away. If you choose the things that you think you can do best, you always save yourself in a way, because you put on the screen an image of yourself, which is truthful. This is what people like: truth’’, Variety quotes Sophia Loren.
Last time Sophia Loren was filmed in musical drama of Rob Marshall ,,Nine’’.
In September of 2020, Sophia Loren celebrated her 86th birthday. She received Academy Award for ,,Chochara’’. She received the highest prizes of biggest international cinema festivals during her career. Sophia Loren also has a star in Hollywood Walk of Fame (№ 2000).