The Showtime Original Series The Borgias is the sordid saga of one of the most remarkable and legendary families in history. Set in 15th century Italy at the height of the Renaissance, The Borgias chronicles the corrupt rise of patriarch Rodrigo Borgia (Academy Award® winner Jeremy Irons) 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. The unbounded audacity of this original crime family went on to inspire Machiavelli's The Prince and Mario Puzo's The Godfather. Don't miss a minute of the lavish, sexy, scandalous drama from the creative mind of Academy Award® winner Neil Jordan.
At the end of the XV century in the hands of the Pope concentrated unlimited power: he could depose kings and change the fate of empires. A good name of the church has now become synonymous only with the corruption and immorality. In 1492, after the death of Pope Innocent VIII, Alexander VI (known as Rodrigo Borgia) took the throne of St. Peter. He wrote the history of the Borgia clanâ€™s name is not good deeds â€¦Read more »
Serias Borgias is a story of one of the most famous and most controversial families of Renaissance Italy. Cool mind and sharp wit hidden in soft folds of the cassock. Corruption, debauchery and political assassinations inside heard by the church walls. An authority denies moral. The series is about Rodrigo Borgia, who wanted to be Pope all his life. Occupy the throne of St. Peter, Alexander VI succeeded by bribery and corruption. From that moment board of the new Pope glory as scandalous, immoral, and sometimes monstrous, through actions Italian family Borgia.Read more »
Continuation of the Borgias family stories in season 3. The Borgias is set in 15th century Italy in 1492 at the height of the Renaissance and an increasingly weak and dysfunctional Rome. Shot in Hungary and based on real characters and events, the nine-part, hour-long series chronicles the corrupt rise and ruthless consolidation of power by patriarch Rodrigo Borgia who stops at nothing to control the papal throne and feed his insatiable ambition for influence and wealth for himself and his family.Read more »