Showtime’s period drama “The Borgias” is coming to an end — its current third season will be its last, the network announced Wednesday.
If you’re looking forward to the return of Showtime’s “The Big C,” “The Borgias,” and “Nurse Jackie,” you don’t have to wait until April 8 for their premiere on the cable network. Showtime announced earlier today that all three will be available across a number of online and mobile platforms, starting today. Edited versions of […]
Three Showtime hits are coming back on April 8: “Nurse Jackie,” “The Big C” and “The Borgias.” Plus: Other Showtime news from the network’s TCA executive session.
The family may be riddled with deceit and cunning. But the numbers don’t lie. After delivering the best ratings for a Showtime drama series in seven years (3.71 million viewers across multiple platforms, including On Demand, replays and DVR), “The Borgias” was renewed for a second season, according to a network announcement earlier today. “The […]
After reading about Jeremy Irons’ ruthless new role in “The Borgias” as a primer, come back here for a first look at the deliciously demented dynasty. Because Showtime has given xfinitytv.com an early series premiere of the historical drama – along with the third season premieres of “Nurse Jackie” and “United States of Tara” — […]
By FRAZIER MOORE NEW YORK — Jeremy Irons couldn’t resist. The role he was invited to play – Rodrigo Borgia – is a towering historical figure who, five centuries ago, becomes pope through whatever-it-takes scheming, then ruthlessly defends his claim to the papacy against mounting efforts to unseat him. As perhaps the Western World’s biggest […]