Ludovico Sforza
001 Stray Dogs screencap of Ludovico Sforza 250px
1x05 The Borgias in Love screencap of Ludovico Sforza
Season(s) 1, 2, 3
Portrayed by Ivan Kaye
First appearance 1x05 The Borgias in Love
Latest appearance 3x07 Lucrezia's Gambit
Episode count 4
Status Deceased
Title Duke of Milan
Nickname(s) il Moro
Died 1499
Residence Milan, Italy
House House of Sforza
Parents Unnamed mother
Other relatives Ascanio Sforza (cousin)
Catherina Sforza (cousin)
Giovanni Sforza (cousin: deceased)
Gian Galaezzo (nephew: deceased)

Ludovico Sforza is the Duke of Milan. He is the cousin of Ascanio Sforza, Catherina Sforza, and Giovanni Sforza.


Ludovico Sforza is the brutish Duke of Milan, also known as "il Moro," who seized the throne and imprisoned his own nephew in the process. Despite an alliance of the Sforzas and the Pope, he allowed the French army free passage through Milan on the way to Rome.[1]


Season one appearances
The Poisoned Chalice The Assassin The Moor
Lucrezia's Wedding The Borgias in Love The French King
Death, on a Pale Horse The Art of War Nessuno (Nobody)
Season two appearances
The Borgia Bull Paolo The Beautiful Deception Stray Dogs The Choice
Day of Ashes The Siege at Forli Truth and Lies World of Wonders The Confession
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



Who cares? "Il Moro"? Are these people for real? It should be "ill Moron!"

Ha! ha! ha!:)