MIAMI, FL., April 24, 2020 – HBO releases the trailer for its new comedy HARD, the new Brazilian production starring Natália Lage. The trailer gives a first look at the series, which premieres on May 17th at 11:00pm on HBO and HBO GO, showing the audience what they can expect from the plot.
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A co-production with Gullane and under the general direction of Rodrigo Meirelles, the series is an adaptation of the French comedy of the same name. HARD tells the story of Sofía, a dedicated housewife who is recently widowed. Elegant and modest, she renounced her career as an attorney in order to take care of her family. After the sudden death of her husband, Sofia watches as her perfect life falls apart upon discovering that he had lied throughout his whole life about his profession and that the inheritance he leaves comes in the form of a production company for pornographic films. Now she must adapt to her new life.
The series is produced by Roberto Rios, William Benshimol, Eduardo Zaca and Rafaella Giannini from HBO Latin America Originals, and Fabiano Gullane and Caio Gullane of Gullane, along with resources from Condecine – Artículo 39. The general direction is by Rodrigo Meirelles and the direction of the episodes is by Julia Jordão, Diego Martins and Luiza Campos. Daniel Rezende is the artistic supervisor of development; and the scripts were written by Danilo Gullane, Juliana Rosenthal, Patricia Leme, Mariana Zatz and Laura Villar.