The Borgias



Set in 15th century Italy at the height of the Renaissance, The Borgias chronicles the corrupt rise of patriarch Rodrigo Borgia to the papacy, where he proceeds to commit every sin in the book to amass and retain power, influence and enormous wealth for himself and his family.

  1. Neil Jordan


Series Cast

  1. Jeremy Irons

    Jeremy Irons

    Rodrigo Borgia

    29 Episodes

  2. Holliday Grainger

    Holliday Grainger

    Lucrezia Borgia

    29 Episodes

  3. François Arnaud

    François Arnaud

    Cesare Borgia

    29 Episodes

  4. Joanne Whalley

    Joanne Whalley

    Vanozza Cattaneo

    29 Episodes

  5. Sean Harris

    Sean Harris


    29 Episodes

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The Borgias

Season 3

2013 | 10 Episodes

Alexander VI survives Cardinal Giuliano della Rovere's assassination attempt, because his daughter Lucrezia knows how to treat catarella poisoning. Alexander's war with the Sforza family continues and escalates. Alexander now plots to turn the Papacy into an explicitly hereditary office.

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The Borgias
The Borgias



Status Canceled


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  • TV-MA


    This program is specifically designed to be viewed by adults and therefore may be unsuitable for children under 17

Type Scripted

Original Language English

Runtime 50m



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