First Five Photos Released From Netflix's Marco Polo Posted by Joseph Lee on 08.28.2014
Coming in December...
Coming Soon reports that Netflix has released five photos from their upcoming series Marco Polo, which debuts at 12:01 AM PT on December 12. All ten episodes will be available at that time.
Here's a synopsis: In a world replete with greed, betrayal, sexual intrigue and rivalry, "Marco Polo" is based on the famed explorer's adventures in Kublai Khan's court in 13th century China.
The series stars Lorenzo Richelmy as Marco, Zhu Zhu (Cloud Atlas) as Kokachin, Joan Chen (Twin Peaks) as Empress Chabi, Benedict Wong (Prometheus) as Kublai Khan, Remy Hii as Prince Jingim, Olivia Cheng as Mei Lin, Claudia Kim as Khutulun, Uli Latukefu as Byamba, Chin Han as Jia Sidao, and Tom Wu as Hundred Eyes. John Fusco (Forbidden Kingdom, Young Guns, Hidalgo) created the series and will executive produce with Harvey Weinstein. Dan Minahan (Game of Thrones, True Blood) will executive produce and direct the two episodes. Joachim Ronning and Espen Sandberg (Kon-Tiki, Pirates of the Caribbean 5) directed the first two episodes and will also executive produce, as will Patrick MacManus. Collin Creighton will produce for The Weinstein Company.