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The Assassin

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Newly elected Pope Alexander VI tries to solidify his power over the College of Cardinals by creating new posts and filling them with his hand-picked clerics. Meanwhile, Cardinal Della Rovere finds a servant who observed the new pope's sexual dalliances and hopes to use her against him. But Cesare's trusted new henchman, Micheletto, infiltrates Della Rovere's camp and takes care of the witness.

Cast

Jeremy Irons
as Rodrigo Borgia, 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
Sean Harris
as Micheletto
Derek Jacobi
as Cardinal Orsini
Peter Sullivan
as Cardinal Sforza
Simon McBurney
as Johannes Burchard
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