Medici: Masters of Florence

Heather, Adam and Javier return with a vengeance, banking on their cunning and bringing about a renaissance to start 2017!  They dive deep into 15th century Italian politics as they cover Medici: Masters of Florence!

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Medici: Masters of Florence premiered on Italian television on October 18th, 2016 and on Netflix on December 9th and stars Richard Madden and Dustin Hoffman as the legendary figures of the Renaissance.  A political, family drama set in Florence in the early 16th century. Cosimo de’ Medici finds himself at the helm of his supremely wealthy, banking dynasty family, when his father, Giovanni dies suddenly.

Our knowledge of the Medici family.

Do we recommend the show?

How the story was told.

Was it rushed?

What if?

Casting Italians as Italians

Opening credits

The EMP effect

What’s with all the Popes?

Thoughts about Season Two

And as always we hand out our Who Dat and Series MVP awards!

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Music: Extreme Parkour by Alex Grey