Prime Video Announces Season Two of "The Ferragnez - The Series," the Original Italian Show
Starring Chiara Ferragni and Fedez
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Prime Video today announced the return of the Italian Original unscripted show The Ferragnez - The Series, which will give audiences a peek at the professional and private lives of digital entrepreneur and fashion icon Chiara Ferragni and versatile artist Fedez, along with their firstborn son Leone and new child Vittoria. Season Two of The Ferragnez - The Series, produced by Banijay Italia for Amazon Studios, will launch exclusively on Prime Video in more than 240 countries and territories worldwide in 2023.
The most famous young couple on the scene, also known as the Ferragnez, are followed by millions of fans on Instagram. Chiara Ferragni is a digital entrepreneur and fashion icon with more than 27 million followers on Instagram, and was ranked #1 on Forbes' "Most Powerful Influencers in Fashion" list. Fedez is a versatile artist with more than 77 platinum records and more than 14 million Instagram followers. Fedez was also a contestant on the Prime Video series Celebrity Hunted - Caccia all'Uomo Season One, and the host of the hugely successful LOL - Chi ride è fuori Seasons One and Two. Thanks to the docureality Original show The Ferragnez - The Series, audiences and fans have had exclusive, behind-the-scenes access to the couple's everyday life. Now, following the success of Season One, Chiara Ferragni and Fedez are back to tell the viewers about new challenges and successes, but also about their relationship as young couple and as parents, courageously accepting, once again, to dig deep and open the doors of their home.
"I hope the second season of this series, which is so intimate for us, can be an example to all those who, through therapy, are trying to improve themselves and their relationship as a couple," explained Chiara Ferragni. "We want this to be a social experiment, as well as an experiment in TV, where we try to lay bare our most private and spontaneous human aspects, which are also made of weaknesses and personal challenges."
"I hope this second season will inspire people much like the first one, in which we tried to normalize the themes of psychoanalysis and therapy, as it also coincides with a very significant moment in our lives," added Fedez. "I am happy I have the chance to make people who have lived the same experiences I have gone through feel less alone, and I hope this will somehow encourage them to face the future."
"Season One of The Ferragnez was loved by our Prime Video audiences in Italy and around the world," said Georgia Brown, head of European Originals, Amazon Studios. "With this new season, we continue our constant commitment and investment into the Italian creative industry, whilst giving Prime Video viewers a deeply authentic and emotional look inside one of the world's most influencial and iconic families."
"We are very happy to work with Chiara and Federico on the second season of what has become a true cult series", said Nicole Morganti, head of Amazon Originals, Italy. "With the first season of The Ferragnez - The Series, the audience got to know them in their extraordinary normality, through a different way of telling their story with witty honesty, and thanks to their courage to get in the game. We can't wait to see them in a new exciting second season."
"We are very proud of the great national and international success achieved by Season One of The Ferragnez - The Series, and of having the opportunity, with Season Two, to continue to tell the behind-the-scenes story of Chiara and Federico's lives," explained Fabrizio Ievolella, CEO of Banijay Italia. "The strength of this series is its authentic, transparent, intimate, and unfiltered storytelling, which makes a reality that is in itself exceptional - the life of a couple constantly seeking a balance between continuous personal and professional challenges, and the enormous responsibility of being parents - feel normal."
Season Two of The Ferragnez - The Series continues the ongoing collaboration the couple have with Prime Video, after a very successful first season released in December 2021. Fedez is a brand ambassador for Prime Video in Italy, a role that is the first of its kind in Europe, and he was one of the contestants in Season One of Celebrity Hunted - Caccia all'Uomo, the first Italian Original show, and LOL: Chi ride è fuori S1 and S2 referee and host. While Chiara was one of the judges in the first season of Making the Cut, the Original fashion competition presented by Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn, and the star of the documentary Chiara Ferragni Unposted, presented at the Venice Film Festival in 2019 and available exclusively on Prime Video.
The second season of The Ferragnez - The Series will join the thousands of TV shows and movies in the Prime Video catalogue, including the Original Italian productions Bang Bang Baby, Gianluca Vacchi: Mucho Más, Laura Pausini - Pleased To Meet You, All or Nothing: Juventus, Anni da cane, Dinner Club, Vita da Carlo, FERRO, Celebrity Hunted - Caccia all'uomo S1 and S2, and LOL: Chi ride è fuori S1 and S2; award-winning series such as Fleabag and The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, U.S. hits like Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan, The Boys, Borat Subsequent Moviefilm, Coming 2 America, Tom Clancy's Without Remorse, Good Omens, and Carnival Row, in addition to licensed content, and the exclusive live coverage in Italy of the 16 top Wednesday night matches of the UEFA Champions League, as well as the UEFA Super Cup, for three seasons from 2021/22. Other Italian Original series announced include The Bad Guy, Everybody Loves Diamonds, Prisma and Celebrity Hunted - Caccia all'uomo S3.
Prime members will be able to watch The Ferragnez - The Series Season Two via the Prime Video app available on smart TVs, mobile devices, Fire TV, Fire TV stick, Fire tablets, Apple TV, game consoles, Chromecast and through Vodafone TV. On the Prime Video app, viewers can download all episodes on their mobile devices and tablets and watch anywhere offline at no additional cost, all part of a Prime membership which costs just €36/year or €3.99/month. New customers can find out more at www.amazon.it/prime and subscribe to a free 30-day trial.
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ABOUT CHIARA FERRAGNI
Chiara Ferragni is an Entrepreneur and a global Italian fashion icon. Chiara's career started in 2009 when she launched her personal style blog, The Blonde Salad. With her strong personal branding through social media, she successfully gained presence in the digital space and a mass following, nowadays she has more than 27 million followers on Instagram. Chiara has collaborated with multiple fashion brands and has been on the cover of the most eligible fashion magazines all over the world including Vogue, Vanity Fair, and InStyle. Chiara has been recognised as the most powerful fashion influencer by Forbes, the second most engaging fashion user on Instagram Story according to Instagram and has been the subject of Harvard's study cases twice. In October 2017, Chiara became President and CEO of her company TBS CREW Srl and the following year President of the Chiara Ferragni brand. Chiara is a pioneer in the fashion and communication industry, where she managed to create a new sector, becoming a successful entrepreneur.
Fedez is one of the most influential artists of the Italian show business. With 77 platinum records, 7 albums, over 25 million followers on social networks, in June 2018 he was the youngest Italian artist to perform at San Siro in front of 80,000 people. He is the winner of the first edition of Celebrity Hunted - Caccia all'uomo. Together with Chiara Ferragni, he received the Ambrogino d'Oro for the commitment shown during the first wave of the Coronavirus pandemic in Italy. In the same year he was also the main promoter of Scena Unita, the fund to support workers in the show business in difficulty due to the ongoing health emergency. In 2021, Fedez takes part to the 71st Sanremo Festival with Francesca Michielin with the song "Chiamami per nome", ranked in second place. He, then, returns to Prime Video in the unprecedented role of referee and host, with the co-host Mara Maionchi, for the first season of the Original comedy show LOL: Chi ride è fuori, while in December 2021 he stars with his wife Chiara Ferragni in the new Original docu-reality The Ferragnez - The series. At the end of November 2021, the new album "Disumano" is released. It is certified platinum record and includes hits such as "Bimbi per strada (Children)", certified triple platinum, "Bella Storia", triple platinum certified and "Mille", six platinum records. In February 2022 he is back on Prime Video for the second season of LOL: Chi ride è fuori, with co-host Frank Matano.
About Banijay Italia
Banijay Italia, leaded by CEO Fabrizio Ievolella, is the main asset of the Italian holding made of 11 powerful production companies headed by President and CEO Paolo Bassetti and owned by the French Group Banijay, with Marco Bassetti as CEO. Banijay is the biggest international independent content producer and distributor, with over 120 entities across 22 countries and a multi-genre catalogue of over 130,000 hours of original series and programming.
Source Prime Video
July 4, 2022 6:00am ET by Prime Video