Wednesday, January 7, 2015

Netflix Renews 'Marco Polo'; Sets Premiere Dates for 'Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt,' 'Bloodline,' 'Daredevil' & 'Grace and Frankie'

At the top of its executive panel at the winter Television Critics Association press tour, Netflix has announced a second two renewal for Marco Polo as well as premiere dates for upcoming series Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, Bloodline, Daredevil and Grace and Frankie.

Marco Polo is a sweeping action adventure series that follows the famed explorer's exploits in Kublai Khan's court in 13th century China. The series will return for 10 new episodes later this year. The cast includes Lorenzo Richelmy, Benedict Wong, Joan Chen, Zhu Zhu, Chin Han, Olivia Cheng, Tom Wu, Remy Hil, Uli Latukefu, Mahesh Jadu, Claudia Kim and Rick Yune.

Premiere dates for Netflix's upcoming new series are as followed:

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt - Friday, March 6, 2015: Created by Tina Fey and Robert Carlock, the 13-episode comedy stars Ellie Kemper, Jane Krakowski, Tituss Burgess, Carol Kane and more.

Bloodline - Friday, March 20, 2015: Created by Todd A. Kessler, Daniel Zelman and Glenn Kessler, the 13-episode drama stars Kyle Chandler, Ben Mendelsohn, Linda Cardellini, Norbert Leo Butz, Jacinda Barrett, Jamie McShane, Enrique Murciano, Sissy Spacek and Sam Shepard.

Marvel's Daredevil - Friday, April 10, 2015: Developed by Steven S. DeKnight and Drew Goddard, the drama stars Charlie Cox, Rosario Dawson, Vincent D'Onofrio, Deborah Ann Woll and Elden Henson.

Grace and Frankie - Friday, May 8, 2015: Created by Marta Kauffman and Howard J. Morris, the 13-episode comedy stars Jane Fonda, Lily Tomlin, Martin Sheen, Sam Waterston, Brooklyn Decker, Ethan Embry, June Diane Raphael and Baron Vaughn.