In this HistoryExtra bonus episode, Frank Spotnitz and Steve Thompson, creators of the new drama Leonardo starring Aidan Turner, talk about their inspirations for their series on the Renaissance polymath, and how the crew brought the world of Renaissance Italy to life.
- Leonardo: the real history behind the new Renaissance drama
- What’s known about Leonardo da Vinci’s private life and relationships?
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