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These are the brand new adventures of Merlin, the legendary sorcerer as a young man, when he was just a servant to young Prince Arthur on the royal court of Camelot, who has soon become his best friend, and turned Arthur into a great king and a legend.
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Series cast summary:
John Hurt ...  The Dragon / ... 65 episodes, 2008-2012
Colin Morgan ...  Merlin 65 episodes, 2008-2012
Bradley James ...  Arthur 65 episodes, 2008-2012
Richard Wilson ...  Gaius 65 episodes, 2008-2012
Angel Coulby ...  Gwen 65 episodes, 2008-2012
Katie McGrath ...  Morgana 65 episodes, 2008-2012
Anthony Head ...  Uther Pendragon 43 episodes, 2008-2012
Rupert Young ...  Sir Leon 39 episodes, 2009-2012
Eoin Macken ...  Sir Gwaine / ... 30 episodes, 2010-2012
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Young Merlin is a teenager, discovering and then learning to master his magical gift. Magister Gaius, King Uther Pendragon's learned court physician to whom he's assigned as humble page, teaches him medicine, coaches his magical self-study, and warns him of Uther's strong aversion to magic. Merlin becomes squire to the noble but imprudent crown prince, Arthur, whose fate is linked with Merlin. Written by KGF Vissers

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BBC [UK] | NBC | See more »

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UK

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English

Release Date:

21 June 2009 (USA) See more »

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Shine,BBC Wales See more »
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Stereo (seasons 1-3)| Dolby Digital (season 4-)

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1.78 : 1
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Colin Morgan's full name, in Gaelic, is Cailéan Muírgen, without being anglicized. Bradley James' full name, however, is Bradley Gregory James, Jr. Gregory is his middle name, yet he never uses his full name in public. See more »

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Throughout the program, Merlin and Gaius seem to have detailed knowledge on things such as infections and the circulatory system, despite these discoveries not being made until over 1000 years later. See more »

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[introduction to each episode]
The Dragon: [voiceover] In a land of myth, and a time of magic, the destiny of a great kingdom rests on the shoulders of a young boy. His name... Merlin.
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Featured in The Wright Stuff: Episode #14.85 (2010) See more »

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JUST finished the series finale (5 minutes ago- NO SPOILERS)
11 September 2014 | by Soorena-SedighiSee all my reviews

I'm at awe. Though I can't say that Merlin will be for all, but for me, it was a transformative experience. Somehow, I blended with the Merlin character and believed in him more than I ever have in any TV show or movie character.

I will miss it. There was humour, love, and wisdom in perhaps each episode. Some days, it was a thing I looked forward to when I woke up, and, other days, it was a thing I looked forward to (with great excitement) when I returned home from work.

Having been a King Arthur fan when I was younger, and a fan of the medieval world, horses, and magic...I loved the show Merlin.

But perhaps the greatest reason I resonated with Merlin was that one of the overall themes of the entire series is acceptance...self-acceptence that is. Acceptance of who and what you are, and the embracing of that.

Merlin has helped me be more accepting of myself.

Thank You! (Each and every person who contributed in creating Merlin) :) <3


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