Genius dramatizes the fascinating stories of the world's most brilliant innovators, exploring their extraordinary achievements along with their volatile, passionate and complex personal relationships.
Genius season 2 tells about the personal and professional life of one of the most influential creators of the last century. The main character is the famous Spanish painter Picasso. The creators of the series chose Picasso, who died in 1973 at the age of 91, assessing the depth of his influence on the art of XX century. Many dramatic turns were in the artist’s life. Moreover, he lived during the two world wars and the civil war in Spain. In addition, the biography of this genius intersected with such celebrities as E.Hemingway, Coco Chanel, Henri Matisse, Salvador Dali, Marc Chagall, Georges Braque and others. The founder of Cubism Pablo created about 20 thousand works. According to experts, Picasso is the most expensive artist in the world, whose works are sold for hundreds of millions dollars. Secrets of the personality of the genius Pablo Picasso will be opened in the new episodes. An emotional, passionate and contradictory story of his life, full of unexpected and dramatic turns, will be told in the new season of Genius.Read more »
In the third season of the anthology series, viewers will see the story of the American singer Aretha Franklin, who was called the Queen of Soul or Lady Soul for her strong and unique vocals. In the new season of anthology, Franklin's musical genius will be explored, her fast-paced career and the immeasurable impact that she has had throughout the world. Grammy Award winner Aretha Franklin is considered the greatest singer of her generation to receive numerous awards. Not knowing how to read music, Franklin learned to play the piano, began to record songs and sang in gospel tours with her father. At 18, she signed her first recording contract with Columbia Records. The legendary singer is one of the best-selling music artists in the world for all time, more than 75 million records have been sold worldwide during her career.Read more »