When you search for historical drama recommendations, you’ll get Marco Polo at the top. Netflix hosted Marco Polo five years ago and since then fans have been eagerly waiting for Marco Polo Season 3. The series takes viewers back to Marco Polo’s early years at Kublai Khan’s court and his huge following in his golden years.
Marco Polo is a historical drama television series. The show was created by John Fusco and owned by Weinstein Company.
On December 12, 2014, Marco Polo was released on Netflix. At the same time, Netflix decided to release another season of the show despite the mixed responses. Marco Polo gets a lot of negative ratings from pundits but still has a rating of 8.0 out of 10 on IMDb.
The first and second season of Marco Polo consists of 10 episodes.
Marco Polo Season 3: Release Date
We hate to tell this to you, but Netflix has decided not to continue Marco Polo after Season 2.
Season Two was already a bad decision. soon after its release, its poor performance led to the cancellation of the series on Netflix. However, it’s a relief since critics and viewers have mixed responses after watching the show. For both seasons, Netflix lost $200 million.
Hence, it comes as a joint decision from Netflix and The Weinstein Company to cancel Marco Polo’s Season 3.
for fans, it’s a really heartbreaking news. They did the best they could to convince the creators to continue Marco Polo for next season. Many petitions that followed all failed.
However, if a miracle happens and they decide to renew Marco Polo Season 3, then it will probably premiere at the end of 2023.
Marco Polo Season 3: Cindy’s Statement
Cindy Holland, vice president of Netflix, released a statement immediately after the show’s cancellation.
“We would like to thank artists that has participated in Marco Polo, whose performances were brilliant and unique; to the dedicated producers, including Dan Minahan, John Fusco, Patrick Macmanus, and their crew. They poured their hearts into the show, and of course Harvey, David and our friends at The Weinstein Company, who were great partners from start to finish.”
Marco Polo Season 3: Cast
As of now, there is no news from Netflix or the director regarding the return of Marco Polo Season 3.
Also, As of now Marco Polo actors and crew are busy managing their different projects and endeavors, so the possibility of their return in Marco Polo Season 3 is little to none.
For example, Lorenzo Richelmy’s lead in Marco Polo is now seen filming the ABC Triangle pilot scene.
Benedict Wong, who plays Kublai Khan, is currently busy filming the Marvel film Doctor Strange, which is scheduled to hit the big screen one year from now.
So, if they want the return of Marco Polo, they’re going to need a whole group of actors to work on this.
Marco Polo Season 3: Plot
The plot for Marco Polo Season 3 isn’t clear and very similar to its reference. Marco Polo is a Netflix original series based on Marco Polos’ experiences at the court of Kublai Khan, who was very famous in the Mongol Empire. The show was famous among millions of fans for giving them a vision of the magnificent thirteenth century. The show becomes addicting to viewers who love the period dramas and impactful cinematography. Marco Polo features various Asian characters with most of the cast from different sections of society such as Persian, Chinese, Mongolian and many others.
Marco Polo Season 3 Trailer
Because season 3 has been officially canceled, the season 3 trailer is not available. for readers who want to watch this series, we provide a link to the Marco Polo trailer from the previous season here. Enjoy!