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Follows Leonardo Da Vinci during his early days in Florence, as a young artist, inventor and dreamer, trying to change the future.

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David S. Goyer
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Won 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 3 wins & 14 nominations. See more awards »

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Series cast summary:
Tom Riley ...  Leonardo Da Vinci 28 episodes, 2013-2015
Gregg Chillin ...  Zoroaster 27 episodes, 2013-2015
Eros Vlahos ...  Nico 27 episodes, 2013-2015
Laura Haddock ...  Lucrezia Donati 26 episodes, 2013-2015
Blake Ritson ...  Girolamo Riario 26 episodes, 2013-2015
Elliot Cowan ...  Lorenzo Medici 25 episodes, 2013-2015
Hera Hilmar ...  Vanessa 25 episodes, 2013-2015
James Faulkner ...  Pope Sixtus IV 24 episodes, 2013-2015
Lara Pulver ...  Clarice Orsini 19 episodes, 2013-2015
David Schofield ...  Piero da Vinci 19 episodes, 2013-2015
Ian Pirie Ian Pirie ...  Captain Dragonetti 17 episodes, 2013-2015
Alexander Siddig ...  Al-Rahim 13 episodes, 2013-2015
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Written by David S. Goyer, the series follows the "untold" story of Leonardo Da Vinci: the genius during his early years in Renaissance Florence. As a 25-year old artist, inventor, swordsman, lover, dreamer and idealist, he struggles to live within the confines of his own reality and time as he begins to not only see the future, but invent it. Written by WellardRockard

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Same Genius. New World. (Series 2) See more »


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English

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2013 (USA) See more »

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Da Vinci deemonid See more »

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Once Starz announced that there would be no fourth season, the crew returned to set for reshoots, designed to give the series a more definitive ending. See more »

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The show depicts Giuliano de Medici's son as being the illegitimate result of a one night stand, with Giuliano only discovering he was to be a father as he lay dying. In reality, Giuliano's son, the future Pope Clement VII, was born only a month after Giuliano died. His parents were considered to have been betrothed and so Giuliano's son was considered legitimate. See more »

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Leonardo or Batman?
30 July 2014 | by LadiloqueSee all my reviews

Watched first episode. Watched the second to be sure. Then checked Mr Goyer resume and had my answers. This is a superhero TV series that saved money in copyright fees by finding some pop culture symbol and taking it as their main character. Good job since Einstein was too close in chronological terms for us to suspend the disbelief on all the 10 years old kid stuff we are offered here (and probably some relatives wouldn't appreciate too). But in 50 years I'm sure some other genius will come up with some other great idea with our dear Albert flying around with an antimatter backpack to save the world from the Nazis. Unimaginative and uneducated people instead, can easily suspend their disbelief on what they don't know or can't imagine so... they can likely enjoy this... product. So here's a bad vote. Plenty of writers (historians and novelists and screenplayers) would only dream to have the budget to create something on the life of Leonardo. The great majority of them - being either good or bad - will never be able to do that. Mr Goyer instead succeeded by offering us something that has nearly nothing to do with Leonardo (except of course the most "wow" stuff) while gaining 75% of the attention (and 100% of the budget) he got due to the fact that he used the name of Leonardo and gave us Batman. Good for Mr Goyer he will never get such attention in the future centuries otherwise I can imagine that lots of people would like to do at least a miniserie on the brain "virtues" of watching his creations and the financial "virtues" of entertaining kids in 21th century.


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