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Guy Ritchie to shoot scenes of new movie in Caprarola

'The man from U.N.C.L.E.' filming to be set in Palazzo Farnese

13 September, 17:19
Guy Ritchie to shoot scenes of new movie in Caprarola (ANSA) – Viterbo, September 13 - British director Guy Ritchie is set to film some scenes of his new movie, The Man from U.N.C.L.E., in the central Italian province of Viterbo.

The filmmaker, Madonna's ex-husband, is set to use the aristocratic Palazzo Farnese in the town of Caprarola for parts of the picture.

The Man From U.N.C.L.E.ßis a re-visitation on the popular Cold War television series about US and Russian agentsßwho are forced to work together underßthe United Network Command for Law and Enforcement (U.N.C.L.E.).ß Hugh Grantßis starring in the film. Ritchie has directed well-known films such as 'Sherlock Holmes', 'Revolver' and 'Snatch'.

The stunning Palazzo Farnese, which is perched on top of the town and enjoys a magnificent view, has already featured in Martin Scorsese's The Godfather series. The Viterbo scenes are set to be filmed between September 24 and October 13.