The story of the Medici family of Florence, their ascent from simple merchants to power brokers sparking an economic and cultural revolution. Along the way, they also accrue a long list of powerful enemies.
Season 1 shows the rise of the family and the first important conspiracy against their rising power, conducted by Rinaldo degli Albizi.
Borgia is a French-German-Czech historical drama television series created by Tom Fontana. The show recounts the Borgia family's rise to power and subsequent domination of the Papal States during the Renaissance.
Before the Mafia there was the Borgia. Rodrigo Borgia's ruthless reign as pope would be remembered as the most infamous chapter in the history of the Catholic Church.