Marco Polo is the new historical drama series coming to Netflix and the network recently released eight character posters featuring the main cast.
Marco Polo stars newcomer Lorenzo Richelmy as the title character and is based in a world replete with greed, betrayal, sexual intrigue and rivalry. The series is based on the famed explorer’s adventures in Kublai Khan’s court in 13th century China and its ten episode first season was shot on-location, between Italy, Kazakhstan and Malaysia.
The global cast includes Richelmy, Benedict Wong (Prometheus), Joan Chen (Twin Peaks), Chin Han (Arrow, The Dark Knight), Zhu Zhu (Cloud Atlas), Olivia Cheng (The Flash, Broken Trail), Claudia Kim (Avengers: Age of Ultron), Mahesh Jadu (Neighbors), Tom Wu (Skyfall), Remy Hii (Treading Water), Uli Latukefu (Devil’s Playground) and Rick Yune (Olympus Has Fallen, The Fast and the Furious).
You can view the Marco Polo cast’s key art and read the brief character descriptions below:
‘Marco Polo’ Character Posters
You can watch all ten episodes of the Netflix original series Marco Polo when they premiere on Friday, December 12 at 12:01 AM PT exclusively on Netflix.
Photo Credit: Netflix