Giovanni Battista Orsini
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Season(s) 3
Portrayed by David Dencik
First appearance The Face of Death
Latest appearance The Purge
Episode count 2
Status Deceased
Occupation Cardinal (formerly)
House House of Orsini

Giovanni Battista Orsini was a man who attempted murder on the pope, Alexander VI. The pope killed him in self-defence.


Season threeEdit

After the pope banishes Orsini from the Vatican, he asks for a last confession. While alone, Orsini attacks the pope, but dies when the pope gets the upper hand.[1]


Season three appearances
The Face of Death The Purge Siblings The Banquet of Chestnuts The Wolf and the Lamb
Relics Lucrezia's Gambit Tears of Blood The Gunpowder Plot The Prince