Daniela D’Antonio The Young Pope Paolo Sorrentino’s Wife

Daniela D’Antonio

Daniela D’Antonio is the lovely wife of film director and writer, Paolo Sorrentino. Daniela must be a proud wife, her husband is the director of HBO’s new series, ‘The Young Pope.’ Kepp reading to find out a thing or two about Daniela D’Antonio.

Daniela’s husband was born Paolo Sorrentino was born on May 31, 1970 in Naples, Campania, Italy. Sorrentino grew up with and older brother and sister.

He attended University of Naples Federico II but after losing interest in studying economics, he turned to film. He began his career as a screenwriter. His first film as a screenwriter, The Dust of Naples, was released in 1998.

In 2001, his first feature, the dramatic comedy L’Uomo in più (One Man Up), was widely honored in Italy and overseas.

The Italian film director –who never studied at a film school –gained recognition in 2013 with the release of ‘The Great Beauty.’ He landed an Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film, a BAFTA and a Golden Globe.

His previous work includes The Consequences of Love (2004), his second feature; the 2006  ‘The Family Friend’ and ‘II Divo’ released in 2008. “Il Divo” won the 2008 Jury Prize at the Cannes International Film Festival and put Sorrentino at the center of a nationwide debate.

In 2008, he became a member of the ‘Official Competition’ jury at the 61st Locarno International Film Festival. The following year he was named president of the ‘Un Certain Regard’ jury at the 62nd Cannes International Film Festival.

He continued his work with the 2011 ‘This Must Be the Place’ and in 2015 with ‘Youth.’ The film features Michael Caine as a retired Orchestra conductor. It competed for the Palme d’Or at the 2015 Cannes Film Festival.

The 46-year-old is married to Daniela D’Antonio and is also a father.


Daniela D’Antonio is a mother, wife and journalist. She was born in June, 1971. She is an Italian journalist working for the newspaper “La Repubblica.”

The lovely blonde is the mother of the couple’s two children, daughter Anna and son, Carlo.

As wife of a movie director, one of Daniela’s jobs includes looking dashing when attending red carpet events.

The proud wife and mother of two, has shared many successes of her movie director husband. She has been seen a number of times next to her husband posing for pictures during events and dressed in designer gowns.

The petit blonde has been with Sorrentino for many years. According to Panorama, the couple had a long courtship and were married in New York in 2011.