Netflix released a trailer for its upcoming original series Marco Polo, which is scheduled to debut on December 12.
The description is as follows:
This December on Netflix...Worlds will collide...
Intrigue. Deception. Bloodshed. These are just some of the obstacles awaiting legendary explorer Marco Polo as he navigates the inner court of 13th century ruler, Kublai Khan. From the back alleys of Venice to the perilous Silk Road, from the opulence of the Imperial City to the battlefields of China, Marco Polo is an epic action-adventure, where cultures clash, blood is spilled, and lies are told...
More on the plot here.
Netflix already has the show listed on its site here. The landing page lists the following titles as "more like Marco Polo": The Bible, House of Cards, The Tomorrow People, Fleming, and Channel-X.
Marco Polo stars Lorenzo Richelmy, Benedict Wong, Zhu Zhu, Tom Wu, Remy Hii, and Rick Yune.
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