WATCH: ‘Marco Polo’ Season 2 Teaser; Show From Netflix Returns July
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Kublai Khan’s empire continues its world domination in the second season of “Marco Polo” on Netflix. The show will being streaming for 10 episodes on Friday, July 1, across all of Netflix’s global channels.
The streaming has released a new teaser to mark its return, as well as the key art. It promises more exciting stories and martial arts moves as the show charts the life of the explorer and his adventures with the Mongols.
From the 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, and the dark and tempestuous battle for the expanding Mongol empire.
John Fusco, who wrote the Academy-Award nominated feature Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron is executive producer and showrunner along with Dan Minahan, whose previous work includes Homeland and Game of Thrones, with Patrick Macmanus, Harvey Weinstein, Bob Weinstein and Elizabeth Sarnoff as executive producers.
The 10 episode second season includes new and returning cast: Lorenzo Richelmy (Marco Polo), Michelle Yeoh (the Handmaiden), Benedict Wong (Kublai Khan), Joan Chen (Empress Chabi), Zhu Zhu (Kokachin), Tom Wu (Hundred Eyes), Olivia Cheng (Mei Lin), Claudia Kim (Khutulun), Rick Yune (Kaidu), Remy Hii (Prince Jingim), Mahesh Jadu (Ahmad) and Uli Latukefu (Byamba), among others.
Watch the teaser below: