Five premieres not to be missed this weekend

Five premieres not to be missed this weekend

Over the weekend, you can see five extraordinary series released at the end of April. (Netflix, Prime Video, Paramount)

You can have subscriptions to several platforms or just one: this weekend you will undoubtedly find a series to watch because they are all loaded with important premieres. The end of ozark And the one of Grace and Frankie; the fantastic story behind the making of The Godfatherthe spy plot that led to Latin America’s worst terrorist attacks and the incredible performance of bill hader in a black comedy of his creation. You won’t want to miss any.

ozark -Netflix

The end of “Ozark” has arrived: the second part of season 4. (Netflix)

The final season was split into two parts of seven episodes each, and on April 29 the finale-finale was released. Martin and Wendy Byrde (jason batman Yes laura linney) are still trying to survive in their business with the cartel led by Omar Navarro (Felix Solis), Ruth Langmore (Julia Garnier) reflects on the legacy of violence in his surname thinking only of getting revenge on Javi Elizondro (Alphonse Herrera) for the murder of Wyatt (charlie tahan).

The end of ozark will also put an end to the car accident which, as seen in the fourth season, seemed to await the Byrde family in the future: the showrunner of ozark, Chris Mundy, said the exact time of the crash was intentionally left ambiguous. It will also test Marty and Wendy’s relationship, which has been strained since the whole family became involved in drug money laundering and had to move from Chicago to the Ozarks in Missouri.

Jason Bateman and Laura Linney star in "ozark".  (Netflix)

Jason Bateman and Laura Linney star in “Ozark.” (Netflix)

This dark, Emmy-winning drama promises to end the fury fans have been waiting for. For them netflix will also be premiered A Farewell to Ozarka 30-minute special that traces the history of the series from its original idea to its completion over five years.

The offer -Primary+

The extraordinary and dangerous story of the making of “The Godfather” told from the memory of its producer. (primordial)

2022 marks the 50th anniversary of the legendary making of Francis Ford Coppola based on the novel by mario puzzo: The Godfather. If today it seems obvious that any studio that received the script would be happy to do so, in the 70s it was not exactly like that, and The offer tells the difficult back room of the development of this project about family, crime and ambition at a time when gangster films were believed to be a thing of the past and the mafia did everything possible to prevent filming .

This limited series is available in Paramount+, where from April 29 you can see the first three episodes, while the other seven will be released at the rate of one per week. His title comes from the most famous line of The Godfather“An offer impossible to refuse”. However, the producer Albert S Ruddy (author of the book the series is based on) struggled to get the project off the ground. “It’s not just a gangster movie,” he explained. ” It’s a family story. It’s Shakespeare. It’s epic.”

You can already see the first three episodes of "The offer".  (Primary +)

You can already see the first three episodes of “The Offer”. (Primary+)

From budget issues to fights with Frank Sinatra (interpreted by Frank John Hughes), this creation of Michael Tolkin it’s full of stories about the film which, half a century later, is a classic and has had two sequels. Miles Teller leads the cast as Ruddy; accompany him Juno Temple, Matthew Goode, Giovanni Ribisi, Dan Fogler Yes patrick roosteramong others.

Iosi, the repentant spy -First video

Trailer of “Iosi, the repentant spy”. (First video)

Set in Argentina in the 1980s and 1990s, this thriller follows a young spy on the biggest and most important mission of his life: to infiltrate the local Jewish community. José Pérez pretended to be Iosi, the son of a mixed marriage who wanted to meet his origins. He studied Hebrew, history and lore for three years while making contacts and solidifying his position as a sleeper agent. He married a woman he met while spying, took security courses with Israeli experts, started a rabbinical seminary.

Until in 1992, when a bomb at the Israeli embassy in Buenos Aires killed 29 people and injured 242 others, he was suspicious of his mission: what if the information he obtained and transmitted to his bosses had been used in the attack? When, two years later, the Asociación Mutual Israelita Argentina was destroyed in a new attack, which killed 85 people and injured more than 300, he was shaken: among the documents he handed over were the plans for the building.

"Iosi, the repentant spy" is set in Argentina in the 1980s and 1990s. (First video)

“Iosi, the Repentant Spy” is set in Argentina in the eighties and nineties. (First video)

This fiction available in First video It has eight one-hour episodes and is based on the book by Miriam Lewis Yes Horace Lutzky. It was created by Daniel Birmanwho also made it with Sebastien Borensztein. The cast is led by the Uruguayan Natalia Oreiro as the spy chief and Gustave Bassani like Iosi, and accompany them Mercedes Moran (The Reds), Alexander Awada (story of a clan) Yes Carla Quevedo (The secret of his eyes).

barry -HBOMax

Teaser for “Barry”, season 3. (HBO Max)

After almost three years, the third season of this series created and interpreted by bill haderrenowned comedian Saturday Night Live. Barry Berkman is a former Marine turned hitman. He kills efficiently and without remorse, even if he does not believe that his job can give meaning to his life. His main employer, Monroe Fuches (Stephen Root), sends him to Los Angeles to kill an aspiring actor who is having an affair with the wife of a Chechen mobster. After following his target into a drama class, Barry finds an unexpected calling that fills his soul.

Although he has already eliminated most of those who initially led him to a life of crime, with the illusion of getting out of it, his partners do not want to allow him and new obstacles will appear in his path. His past as a killer catches up with his present as a drama student, endangering everyone at drama school.

"barry": series created and interpreted by Bill Hader.  (HBOMax)

“Barry”: series created and performed by Bill Hader. (HBOMax)

barry is one of the most critically acclaimed (it received six awards Emmys), not least because Hader is doing something very difficult: showing the sinister side of his character in a comedic format. Accompanying it, in addition to Root, Henry Winkler (Happy days, development stopped), Sarah Goldberg, Anthony Carrigan Yes Sarah Browns make up the main cast. Like the previous ones, this season which started on April 24 at hbo-max It consists of eight 30-minute episodes.

Grace and Frankie -Netflix

For 7 years, two unlikely friends have made us laugh, made us cry, and made us wonder what it means to play at his age. (Netflix)

Also divided into two as in the case of ozarkthe second part of the seventh and final season of this series featuring jane fonda (reward Oscar) Yes Lily Tomlin (five Emmys) premiered on April 29. It is the longest in the history of netflix: It started in 2015. And it is perhaps one of the most unusual because it has two long-time protagonists and that is what it is about: the friendship between two older women.

Longtime acquaintances, Grace and Frankie reunite at their beach house together when their husbands bring them together to tell them that over the years he has discovered that they love each other and want to part ways with them. to live together. They don’t seem very compatible: the ever-stylish Grace has retired from the cosmetics company she founded; Frankie, with her all-hippie wardrobe, is an art teacher. But the circumstances that force them to be together allow them to overcome these differences and develop a deep friendship.

Jane Fonda and Lilly Tomlin in "Grace and Frankie".  (Netflix)

Jane Fonda and Lilly Tomlin in “Grace and Frankie”. (Netflix)

This creation of Marthe Kaufman (friends) Yes Howard J Morris has a cast that complements Sam Waterston, Martin Sheen, Peter Gallagher, Brooklyn Decker, Ethan Embry, June Diane Raphael Yes Baron Vaughnand had the special participation of Lisa Kudrow. For this finale, Grace and Frankie will have another distinguished guest: the singer Dolly Parton.

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