Air Date: April 3rd, 2011
After he becomes pope, a man and his family gain power and influence.
Genres: Crime, Historical drama
Season 3 - Episode 10 : The Prince Jun 16, 2013
Alexander and Cesare have reconciled; the Borgias are ready to move against their enemies; Catherina is determined to resist a siege; Cesare learns that Alfonso has become aggressive.
Season 3 - Episode 9 : The Gunpowder Plot Jun 9, 2013
Micheletto kills his lover and disappears; Cesare races to rescue Lucrezia; Alfonso begins to drink heavily; Alexander and Mattai scheme to corner the market in Italian sulphur.
Season 3 - Episode 8 : Tears of Blood Jun 2, 2013
Pilgrims travel to Rome for the Jubilee year celebrations; Catherina wants to hinder the festival; Mattai's contacts destroy a Turkish fleet; Lucrezia sees a change in Frederigo; Micheletto learns his lover is a spy.
Season 3 - Episode 7 : Lucrezia's Gambit May 26, 2013
Cesare burns Constanzo's palace to contain the plague; Lucrezia seeks a Neapolitan power base for herself; one of the candidates for Ferdinand's replacement is accused of trying to kill the other.
Season 3 - Episode 6 : Relics May 19, 2013
Cesare lands in northern Italy; Catherina sends a plague-infested cloth to Alexander; Alexander taxes a newly arrived Jewish communtiy; Mattai gains the Pope's respect.
The Borgias remains a serious letdown as well, so grim and joyless it’s hard to derive much satisfaction from seeing Jeremy Irons in a role he was seemingly born to play. Show More
Given the amounts of sumptuous scenery to chew on, the acting is restrained, even if the gore and sex are not. [28 May 2012, p.40] Show More
By episode three, things are roiling up and rolling around. Show More