Who is Francois in Inspector Montalbano?

Francois is the orphaned Tunisian boy who comes into their lives in The Snack Thief whom Livia wants to adopt and loved like her own son, but Montalbano refused. Perhaps, because of this refusal Montalbano muses, Francois has grown into an angry young man, broken off contact and disappeared.

What town is Montalbano filmed in?

The BBC series Inspector Montalbano (made by the Italian TV company Rai as Il Commissario Montalbano) is full of stunning Sicilian locations, from sweeping views to picturesque corners and lanes all situated in the Province of Ragusa, in the south-east of Sicily.

Will there be more Montalbano in 2021?

The final Detective Montalbano episode 37 will premiere in the U.S. and Canada on July 6, 2021 on all MHz Choice platforms.

What rank is Montalbano?

Inspector (Italian: commissario, the chief of a precinct or station of the Italian National Police, Italian: commissariato) Salvo Montalbano is a fictional police chief who is a brilliant detective created by Italian writer Andrea Camilleri in a series of novels and short stories.

Does Montalbano marry?

Montalbano is in his 50s, still not married to Livia, and deeply conscious that the battle against crime and corruption is unending. Only in Camilleri will you find a sex-crazed young woman discussing the merits of Kafka after Montalbano has removed her hand from his genitals.

Will Montalbano continue?

The last episode of Montalbano aired on 8 March After the statements by Luca Zingaretti and the director dthe Rai 1 Stefano Coletta even the actor Peppino Mazzotta confirmed the closure of the series.

Will Montalbano be back?

A newsletter from MHz Choice confirmed that episode 37 of Detective Montalbano will indeed be the last one. Regrettably, no more new episodes are planned.

Where is the real Vigata?

The 88-year-old writer makes no secret of the fact that the fictional “Vigata” where Montalbano is based is his home town of Porto Empedocle, near Agrigento.

Is Luca Zingaretti a Sicilian?

Being a native of Rome, Luca Zingaretti had to work hard for the series in order to attain the difficult Sicilian accent.