PlayStation has just revealed a behind-the-scenes featurette that explores the 13th century world of “Marco Polo.”
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 show stars Italian newcomer Lorenzo Richelmy as Marco. Best known for her role in The Wachowskis’ Cloud Atlas, the Beijing-born Zhu Zhu plays Marcos love interest Kokachin. Joan Chen (“Twin Peaks”) and Benedict Wong (Prometheus) also star in the show’s global cast as Empress Chabi and Kublai Khan.
Series beginning at 12:01am PT on December 12 in all territories where Netflix is available.