Seeking a new career, Leonardo (Aidan Turner) ventures to the city of Milan with a determination to claim an offer of patronage from the Duke Regent, Ludovico Sforza. When the reality of the situation turns out to be less appealing and he is assigned to produce a big theatrical entertainment instead of a painting, a newfound relationship helps liberate Leonardo’s imagination, allowing him to see his opportunity in a new light. With his presence in the city causing conflict for another, a moment of graveness puts Leonardo’s skill to the ultimate test, leaving him questioning the moral compass of those around him.
“Leonardo” is stars Aidan Turner, Matilda De Angelis, Freddie Highmore, Giancarlo Giannini, Carlos Cuevas, Alessandro Sperduti, James D’Arcy, Robin Renucci, Hugo Becker, Miriam Dalmazio and Max Bennet.
Daniel Percival directed the episode written by Frank Spotnitz, Steve Thompson and Gabbie Asher (#103).
The CW : Leonardo episode “Episode 3” (1.03) airing on Tuesday, August 30 at 8:00-9:00 PM.
In Leonardo, Wealth, power, deception, and double-dealing… what does it take to build a dynasty? A modern re-imagining of the iconic primetime soap, centering on the powerful Carrington family as they defend their throne against the Colbys, new rivals and threats, and even each other.
Produced by Lux Vide, in association with Big Light Productions, Rai Fiction, Sony Pictures Television, France Télévisions, RTVE and Alfresco Pictures. With Executive producers Frank Spotnitz, Steve Thompson, Luca Bernabei, Matilde Bernabei and Freddie Highmore.