From a small Italian community in 15th Century Florence, the Medici family would rise to become one of the most powerful dynasties in Europe. Using charm, patronage, skill, duplicity and ruthlessness, they would amass unparalleled wealth and unprecedented power. Their story is a bloodthirsty one, of ambition and triumph, murder and revenge. But it is also a tale of inspiring achievement and cultural revolution, of man’s pursuit of beauty and perfection, liberty and intellectual inquiry.
Episode One - Birth of a Dynasty
Episode Two - The Magnificent Medici
Episode Three - The Medici Popes