Medici: Masters of Florence(TV show/series, 2016-2019)

| 1h per episode | Genres: Drama, War & Politics

Scripted Reality in 3 seasons with 24 episodes

Medici: Masters of FlorenceRating: 3.9/5 (with 78 votes)
Medici (Italian: I Medici) is a historical drama created by Frank Spotnitz and Nicholas Meyer. The series was produced by Italian companies Lux Vide and Rai Fiction, in collaboration with Frank Spotnitz's Big Light Productions. The series premiered in Italy on Rai 1 on 18 October 2016. The series follows the Medici family, bankers of the Pope, during Renaissance Florence. Each season follows the events of a particular moment of the family history exploring the political and artistic landscape of Renaissance Italy. The first season, titled Medici: Masters of Florence, takes place in 1429, the year Giovanni de' Medici, head of the family, died. His son Cosimo de' Medici succeeds him as head of the family bank, the richest bank of Europe at that time, and fights to preserve his power in Florence. The second season, titled Medici: The Magnificent, takes place 35 years later and tells the story of Cosimo's grandson Lorenzo de' Medici (known as the Magnificent). A third, which completes the story of Lorenzo, premiered on Rai 1 in Italy on 2 December 2019. The series reached between four and eight million viewers on original airings. According to Italian ratings compiler Auditel, the broadcast of the first episode attracted a record 8.04 million viewers. The series is broadcast in 19... ()
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3 seasons: Masters of Florence, The Magnificent, The Magnificent: Part 2
Genres: Political TV Shows / Period Pieces / Italian TV Shows / TV Dramas
Keywords: starring stuart martin / created by frank spotnitz / starring richard madden / starring dustin hoffman / tv war \x26 politics / dysfunctional families / period pieces / italian movies \x26 tv / based on real life / cerebral / tv dramas / history / biographical / tv shows / international
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About Medici: Masters of Florence

The story of the Medici family of Florence, their ascent from simple merchants to power brokers sparking an economic and cultural revolution. Along the way, they also accrue a long list of powerful enemies.

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Medici: Masters of Florence Seasons and Episodes

12/02/2019Medici: The Magnificent Part 2 - 8 episodes
In the wake of the conspiracy, Lorenzo is driven by vengeance. Giullano's son appears while the Medici fortune hangs in the balance on the eve of war.
#1 | 12/02/2019Survival
4.0/5 (with 1 vote)
A few months after the Pazzi Conspiracy, Lorenzo is still animated by the spirit of revenge. There is a distant clash between Lorenzo and Pope Sixtus IV; the cruel count Riario - the last of the conspirators left alive - tries to take advantage of this conflict. A Dominican friar arrives in Florence who seems capable of reading Lorenzo's heart: Girolamo Savonarola.
#2 | 12/02/2019The Ten
4.0/5 (with 1 vote)
The entry into the field of the Kingdom of Naples alongside the papal troops is likely to mark the end of Florence. Among the Priors there are those who doubt Lorenzo, but the Magnificent, determined not to let Florence fall into the hands of his enemies, finds a stratagem to deprive the Priors of authority. Lorenzo decides to leave for Naples to try to break the encirclement and restore peace.
#3 | 12/03/2019Trust
4.0/5 (with 1 vote)
Arriving in Naples with Bernardi, Lorenzo finds it difficult to convince King Ferrante of Aragon to abandon the alliance with the Pope. While the Magnificent tries to win the king's trust, Florence remains under siege: the people and Clarice herself fear that Lorenzo has abandoned them.
#4 | 12/03/2019Innocent
4.0/5 (with 1 vote)
Seven years have passed and Lorenzo hopes to close the accounts with the Pope by obtaining the signing of a peace treaty between the various Italian rulers. Riario hopes to induce Lorenzo to return to open war. While the Magnificent faces this new diplomatic crisis, his mother Lucrezia involves Clarice in the management of the bank. Worn out by the constant clash with Sixtus IV, Lorenzo decides to start his son Giovanni on an ecclesiastical career hoping to increase the influence of the Medici in the Roman Curia. The Treaty of Bagnolo, signed by all the Italian rulers, marks the triumph of the Medici family and Lorenzo, who has become the deciding vote of Italian politics.
#5 | 12/09/2019The Holy See
4.0/5 (with 1 vote)
Sixtus IV is dead. Lorenzo and Clarice travel to Rome to support the election of their candidate for the papal throne, but they have to deal with the plots of Riario. The Medici find an unexpected ally in Caterina Sforza, Riario's wife. Despite the family's efforts, the new Pope Cybo proves difficult to control. In Florence, Savonarola harangues against Lorenzo for his influence in the conclave.
#6 | 12/09/2019A Man of No Importance
4.0/5 (with 1 vote)
Lorenzo begins to show the first symptoms of a serious illness while his political enemies decide to attack him, questioning the solidity and provenance of Medici Bank's capital. Among these, Tommaso Peruzzi, once a supporter of the family, is now eager to bring to light a scandal that would condemn the Medici to exile. To cover up the crime and avoid losses, the Magnificent risks a new war and plans to kill Peruzzi.
#7 | 12/11/2019Lost Souls
4.0/5 (with 1 vote)
Savonarola, who had taken Tommaso's confession, denounces his killing and openly accuses Lorenzo, who however continues to deny. Clarice begins to suspect the truth. To continue his strategy of control over the Holy See, the Magnificent makes a promise that triggers a family crisis.
#8 | 12/11/2019The Fate of the City
4.0/5 (with 1 vote)
Lorenzo allows Bernardi to convince him that the only solution not to lose everything is to kill Savonarola, whose following gets bigger and bigger. By now, the friar openly preaches the overthrow of the established order to found a new Jerusalem. Lorenzo's plan is ready and the assassins recruited ...
10/23/2018Medici: The Magnificent - 8 episodes
10/18/2016Medici: Masters of Florence - 8 episodes
10/03/2016Specials - 22 episodes

Additional Information

Production countries: United Kingdom (UK), Italy
Shot in: Italy
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN), Italian (IT)
Translated into 20 languages: Bulgarian (BG), Czech (CS), German (DE), Greek (EL), English (EN), Spanish (ES), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Korean (KO), Lithuanian (LT), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Romanian (RO), Russian (RU), Slovak (SK), Turkish (TR), Ukrainian (UK), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Ended
First episode released on: 10/18/2016
Last episode released on: 12/11/2019
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"Medicejové: Vládci Florencie"
"Μέδικοι, οι Άρχοντες της Φλωρεντίας"
"I Medici"

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