Marco Polo is a fantastical martial arts epic, chronicling the famous adventurer's early years in the court of Kublai Khan. Acting as the ruler's spy, ambassador and explorer, Marco treks across the Far East and returns with tales of his journeys.
The streaming giant has opted to cancel the scripted drama after two seasons,
It becomes the first Netflix original scripted series to not be renewed for a third season. Originally developed with a straight-to-series order at Starz back in 2012, Marco Polo debuted to dismal reviews The second season launched quietly July 1, with options on the cast set to expire at year's end. The series, across both seasons, was responsible for a $200 million loss to the streaming giant.