The surprisingly decent Showtime miniseries “The Borgias” restores our faith in costume flicks by not totally sacrificing historical aesthetics for modern ideas about sexiness. cough The Tudors cough Costumes by Gabriella Pescucci.
Featuring Jeremy Irons being dead sexy in a full-length gown, and Joanne Whalley and Holliday Grainger doing the same. There’s some WTFrock action happening with Cesare’s outfits, but he’s hot so we are willing to forgive him if he takes his clothes off.
You can listen to us critique the first episodes of The Borgias costumes online below or on iTunes.