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The Borgia Bull
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Episode still of Lucrezia Borgia and Cesare Borgia
Information
Episode number Season 2
Episode 1
Directed by Neil Jordan
Written by Neil Jordan
Advisories Adult content, nudity, violence
Air date April 8, 2012
Running time 54 minutes
Episode chronology
Previous 1x09 Nessuno (Nobody)
Next 2x02 Paolo

The Borgia Bull is the first episode of season two, and the tenth episode of the series. It was written and directed by Neil Jordan.

StorylineEdit

Plot synopsisEdit

In the Season 2 premiere, Pope Alexander VI takes a new lover and throws a grand, pagan fete for the citizens of Rome when a cache of ancient artifacts is discovered; the rivalry between brothers Cesare and Juan spills into the streets; Lucrezia tends to her newborn child; now a pastoral priest once again, Della Rovere narrowly escapes an assassination attempt.[1]

AppearancesEdit

Jeremy Irons as Rodrigo Borgia
François Arnaud as Cesare Borgia
Holliday Grainger as Lucrezia Borgia
Joanne Whalley as Vanozza Cattaneo
Lotte Verbeek as Giulia Farnese
David Oakes as Juan Borgia
Sean Harris as Micheletto Corella
Peter Sullivan as Cardinal Ascanio Sforza
Colm Feore as Giuliano Della Rovere
Michel Muller as King Charles VIII of France
Augustus Prew as Prince Alfonso of Naples
Bosco Hogan as Cardinal Alessandro Piccolomini
Jemima West as Vittoria
Melia Kreiling as Bianca
David Lowe as French Ambassador
James Tate as Altar Boy
Nan Kerr as Aged Nun
Philip Perkinson as Flunkey
Edward de Souza as Doctor
Mark Noble as French General
Edward Akrout as French Captain #1
Miklós Turek as French Captain #2
N/A as Giovanni Borgia

PollEdit

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The poll was created at 21:38 on February 7, 2013, and so far 10 people voted.

VideosEdit

Sneak peeksEdit

The Borgias 2x01 The Borgia Bull - Time of Reckoning01:23

The Borgias 2x01 The Borgia Bull - Time of Reckoning

The Borgias 2x01 The Borgia Bull - Looks Both Ways01:09

The Borgias 2x01 The Borgia Bull - Looks Both Ways


Behind the scenesEdit

The Borgias 2x01 The Borgia Bull - Behind the Episode The Borgia Bull02:56

The Borgias 2x01 The Borgia Bull - Behind the Episode The Borgia Bull


ReferencesEdit

  1. http://www.sho.com/sho/the-borgias/season/2/episode/1#/index

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