Biopics have always been a favorite, and one we are particularly excited for later this year is that the launch of Sergio. Arriving in April .
Sergio is an impending Netflix Original biopic based on United Nations official Sergio Vieira de Mello’s life and career. The movie has been directed by Greg Barker, who formerly directed a documentary on Sergio.
The screenplay has been written by Craig Borten and made by Wagner Moura., Brent Travers and Daniel Dreifuss.
When is the Netflix release date for Sergio?
The biopic will make its debut at the Sundance festival in January. Sergio will be published a couple of months afterward on April 17th, 2020.
Plot of Sergio?
Netflix has provided Sergio’s synopsis:
In which the life of UN diplomat Sergio Vieira de Mello hangs in the balance during the mission of his career A drama set in the chaotic wake of the US invasion of Iraq.
Cast of Sergio?
Sergio Vieira de Mello as Wagner Moura
Carolina Larriera as Ana de Armas Blade
Gil as Brian F. O’Byrne
Bill von Zehle as Garret Dillahunt
Gaby as Clemens Schick
Andre Valentine as Will Dalton
Who was Sergio Vieira de Mello?
Sergio Vieira de Mello has been a famous and highly respected Brazilian diplomat that worked for the United Nations for over 34 years. Sergio and 20 members of the staff were tragically murdered in the Canal Hotel bombings in Iraq. The attack was to target the UN agents, and it led to draw.
After his death, Sergio was granted the United Nations Prize in the Field of Human Rights. The attack which was carried out in Iraq led to a shift.
Sergio was beloved by many, and among the strongest advocates for human rights. While his death was incredibly tragic, his job while he was living changes millions of individuals.
Has Netflix released a trailer for Sergio?
With Sergio scheduled to premiere at the Sundance Festival, Netflix has released a trailer for the biopic.