The Borgias on Showtime

2011, TV Show

The Borgias Episode: "The Borgia Bull"

Season 2, Episode 1
Episode Synopsis: A cache of long-lost Italian artifacts is discovered, inspiring Pope Alexander VI to throw a pagan-theme feast for the people of Rome in the Season 2 premiere. Meanwhile, Alexander's mistress discovers he's taken another lover; and Cardinal Della Rovere settles into the simple life of a parish priest but becomes unsettled when Cesare attempts to assassinate him.
Original Air Date: Apr 8, 2012
Guest Cast Julian Bleach: Niccolo Machiavelli Steven Berkoff: Savonarola Elyes Gabel: Djem Vernon Dobtcheff: Cardinal Versucci Ruta Gedmintas: Ursula Bonadeo Augustus Prew: Prince Alfonso
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Season 2, Episode 1
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Length: 53:42
Aired: 4/8/2012
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Premiered: April 03, 2011, on Showtime
Rating: TV-MA
User Rating: (116 ratings)
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Premise: 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."



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