On Thursday, January 9, Rai1 premiered in prime time slot the 12th season of drama series DON MATTEO 12 with very good results and won its timeslot - 7.005.000 viewers and an audience share of 30.6% (in the same slot competitor Canale5 with the movie The Legend of Tarzan scored 1.8m/7.9%). The series celebrates its 20th anniversary and each episode is named with the name of one of the Ten Commandments.
While Anna and Marco are struggling with the organization of their wedding, Andrea, the son of a famous cardiac surgeon from Spoleto, is kidnapped. Anna, in addition to finding the little one, will have to solve a professional question that has been tormenting her for months and risks becoming an obstacle to marriage. In the meantime, a bizarre treasure hunt puts Spoleto in turmoil: everyone is in a mad search for the money left by a mysterious benefactor, thousands of euros enclosed in boxes accompanied by origami.
Starring Terence Hill in the role of Don Matteo with Nino Frassica, Maria Chiara Giannetta, Maurizio Lastrico, Nathalie Guettà, Francesco Scali, Pamela Villoresi, Dario Aita, Serena lansiti, Maria Sole Pollio, Lino Di Nuzzo, Pietro Pulcini, Domenico Pinelli, Francesco Castiglione and Aurora Mementi, with the participation of Fabio Rovazzi. A Lux Vide production in collaboration with Rai Fiction created by Matilde and Luca Bernabei and directed by Raffaele Androsiglio.
The series has been exported to Slovacchia, Germania, Francia, Finlandia, Giappone and Australia.