In a world where thought and faith are controlled, one man fights to set knowledge free. Leonardo Da Vinci is tortured by a gift of superhuman genius. He finds himself in a conflict between truth and lies, religion and reason, past and future. His aspirations are used against him by opposing forces – luring him into a game of seduction where those who despise his intellect need him most.
Last Episode03x10 Ira Deorum Aired: Oct. 24, 2015
Leo must put his faith in his friends and in himself to have a chance to defeat the Turks.
Series Fun Facts
- Goof (factual errors): The show depicts Niccolo "Nicco" Machiavelli as a teenager. However, at the time of the events depicted in the series, Machiavellia was only nine years old.
- Tom Riley (Leonardo Da Vinci) & Elliot Cowan (Lorenzo Medici) have previously worked together in the TV mini-series, 'Lost in Austen'. They played Mr. Wickham & Mr. Darcy respectively.
- Goof (anachronisms): Binoculars are treated as an existing gadget, but were actually invented a century after Da Vinci died.