New Marco Polo Season 2 Trailer and Key Art
The battle for the Mongol empire ignites with the release of the official Marco Polo Season 2 trailer and key art, which you can check out below and in the gallery! All 10 episodes of Marco Polo Season 2 will launch Friday, July 1 exclusively on Netflix.
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.
Marco Polo Season 2 will launch globally on Netflix on July 1, 2016.