Elena Ferrante: The Story of a New Name

Elena Ferrante: The Story of a New Name

Episode 2



By Elena Ferrante. Dramatised by Timberlake Wertenbaker. The tale of Lila and Lena's enduring friendship in post-war Naples continues, as Lila finds it hard to forgive her husband Stefano, and Lena maintains her pursuit of education, as she seeks a way to escape her home-town. Starring Monica Dolan and Anastasia Hille.

Cast & Crew

Lena Monica Dolan
Lila Anastasia Hille
Lena (adolescent) Daisy Tompkinson
Lila (adolescent) Chloe Harris
Rino Tom Varey
Carmela Harriet Waters
Michele Lee Rufford
Stefano Adam Long
Pasquale Joseph Palmer
Nino Sarratore Sam Lupton
Antonio Josh Bolt
Pinuccia Kathryn Drysdale
Ada Nelly Harker
Enzo Brian Fletcher
Donato Sarratore/Old professor Sam Dale
Nunzia Becky Hindley
Gigliola Bessie Carter
Bruno/Interviewer James Joyce
Pietro Ferdinand Kingsley
Mariosa Claudia Jolly
Professor Airota David Collings
Adele Sylvestra Le Touzel
Guard Nicholas Boulton
Examiner Jane Whittenshaw
Dramatised By Timberlake Wertenbaker
Producer Celia de Wolff
Writer Elena Ferrante
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