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Da Vinci's Demons 

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Follows Leonardo Da Vinci during his early days in Florence, as a young artist, inventor and dreamer, trying to change the future.

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David S. Goyer
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Won 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 3 wins & 14 nominations. See more awards »

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Series cast summary:
Tom Riley ...  Leonardo Da Vinci 28 episodes, 2013-2015
Gregg Chillin ...  Zoroaster 27 episodes, 2013-2015
Eros Vlahos ...  Nico 27 episodes, 2013-2015
Laura Haddock ...  Lucrezia Donati 26 episodes, 2013-2015
Blake Ritson ...  Girolamo Riario 26 episodes, 2013-2015
Elliot Cowan ...  Lorenzo Medici 25 episodes, 2013-2015
Hera Hilmar ...  Vanessa 25 episodes, 2013-2015
James Faulkner ...  Pope Sixtus IV 24 episodes, 2013-2015
Lara Pulver ...  Clarice Orsini 19 episodes, 2013-2015
David Schofield ...  Piero da Vinci 19 episodes, 2013-2015
Ian Pirie ...  Captain Dragonetti 17 episodes, 2013-2015
Alexander Siddig ...  Al-Rahim 13 episodes, 2013-2015
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Storyline

Written by David S. Goyer, the series follows the "untold" story of Leonardo Da Vinci: the genius during his early years in Renaissance Florence. As a 25-year old artist, inventor, swordsman, lover, dreamer and idealist, he struggles to live within the confines of his own reality and time as he begins to not only see the future, but invent it. Written by WellardRockard

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Anything that can be dreamt of will eventually be built. See more »


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English

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2013 (USA) See more »

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Da Vinciho démoni See more »

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16:9 HD
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Trivia

Paul Rhys, the actor playing Vlad, actually portrayed Leonardo da Vinci in the series Borgia. See more »

Goofs

The real Lorenzo de Medici had no problem conceiving a son. The low-class mother of his illegitimate nephew would be a nameless nobody and definitely not find herself at the head of the Medici family fortune. See more »

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Enjoyable pilot of a very promising and fun show.
17 April 2013 | by shashankgarg245See all my reviews

I read some of the reviews of this show on IMDb and i have to say i wasn't pleased. I don't get why people didn't like the pilot episode. I mean shows like arrow and spartacus have a rating of 8.7 whereas this show only got a mere 8. To me the pilot seemed pretty good. The lead character had enough depth in him to make him likable. His mysterious past, quick witty answers and knack for getting into troubles will make the show even more enjoyable as it progresses. What I loved about the show was the background music which is one of the best I've heard on TV. I also liked how they created florence considering its budget it seemed a decent job. For those who are complaining about historical inaccuracies then let me tell you most of the shows on TV are historically inaccurate eg. spartacus. If you want historical accuracy you can turn to documentaries, there are dozen available on da vinci.and for those of you who can't see him in a sword fight why can't a genius, who can work with both of his hands can't be a swordsman. i mean if sherlock can beat the hell out of everyone in a fist fight(in the movie) why can't da vinci fight. In short it seems like a promising show with secret socities, conspiracies and many twists to come and i'm looking forward to the next episode


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