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The Borgias (2011 - 2013)

The Borgias (2011 - 2013)

AVERAGE TOMATOMETER

71%
72%

AVERAGE AUDIENCE SCORE

82%

Critic Consensus: No consensus yet.

Series Info

Historical drama about the infamous Renaissance-era Italian family, one of whom became head of the Catholic Church as Pope Alexander VI. His son Cesare was the subject of Machiavelli's classic "The Prince."
Creator: Neil Jordan

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Seasons

80%
Critics Consensus: No consensus yet.

2013, Showtime, 10 episodes

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2012, Showtime, 10 episodes

62%
Critics Consensus: It's deliberately paced and its characters might be too unpleasant for some, but The Borgias is a lush period drama with high production values and intrigue to spare.

2011, Showtime, 9 episodes

Cast

Jeremy Irons
as Rodrigo Borgia/Pope Alexander VI
Holliday Grainger
as Lucrezia Borgia
David Oakes
as Juan Borgia
François Arnaud
as Cesare Borgia
Aidan Alexander
as Joffre Borgia
Lotte Verbeek
as Giulia Farnese
Colm Feore
as Cardinal Della Rovere
Derek Jacobi
as Cardinal Orsini
Peter Sullivan
as Cardinal Sforza
Sean Harris
as Micheletto
Simon McBurney
as Johannes Burchard
Gina McKee
as Catherina Sforza
Steven Berkoff
as Savonarola
Ronan Vibert
as Giovanni Sforza
Julian Bleach
as Machiavelli
Ruta Gedmintas
as Ursula Bonadeo
Vernon Dobtcheff
as Cardinal Versucci
Michel Muller
as Giovanni Sforza
Jesse Bostick
as Antonello
Elyes Gabel
as Prince Djem
Augustus Prew
as Prince Alfonso
Jemima West
as Vittorio/Vittoria
David Alpay
as Calvino
Mattias Padin Varela
as King Ferdinand
Luke Allen-Gale
as Fredirigo
Emmanuelle Chriqui
as Princess Sancia
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Series Details

TV Network: Showtime
Premiere Date: Apr 3, 2011
Executive Producers: Neil Jordan, Sheila Hockin, Michael Hirst, James Flynn, John Weber
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