16 January 2013 7:02 AM, PST | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - Movie News news »

Merlin star Colin Morgan is to appear in a new BBC One drama series. The Irish actor will appear opposite Gabriel Byrne in forthcoming detective serial Quirke later in 2013.

[Above: Colin Morgan as the title character in 'Merlin'] The role will mark Morgan's first television appearance since popular fantasy drama Merlin concluded on December 24, pulling in 7.8 million viewers. The three-part Quirke will star award-winning Byrne as the title character - a sombre Dublin pathologist who solves crimes (more) »


- By Morgan Jeffery

Report a problem



Similar News Items

Gabriel Byrne
"Merlin" (2008)
Colin Morgan (II)


IMDb.com, Inc. takes no responsibility for the content or accuracy of the above news articles, Tweets, or blog posts. This content is published for the entertainment of our users only. The news articles, Tweets, and blog posts do not represent IMDb's opinions nor can we guarantee that the reporting therein is completely factual. Please visit the source responsible for the item in question to report any concerns you may have regarding content or accuracy.

See our NewsDesk partners