Sep. 20, 2008
60 min.
BBC One TV Network

Top Contributors

Merlin (UK) tv show photo

Merlin (UK)

Merlin, a boy on the cusp of adulthood, arrives in Camelot hoping to find an use for the strange metaphysical powers he has possessed before he could even talk. Instead, he learns that King Uther, ruler of Camelot, despises magic and has instituted a kingdom-wide ban on any practice of sorcery under penalty of death. Audiences experience a series of magical adventures as they follow the unlikely friendship of a would-be wizard and the future King.

Watch Preview

Characters: #1 of 34 (Full List)
Previous Next

Merlin Merlin (UK)
158 Fans


Add to My Characters
  Played by:
Colin MorganColin Morgan
Colin Morgan (born January 1, 1986) is a Northern Irish actor, best known for playing the title character ...

Character Bio

Merlin photo
Merlin ~ "Some men are born to plow fields, some live to be great physicians, others to be great Kings. Me? I was born to serve you Arthur. And I'm proud of that and I wouldn't change a thing".

Merlin is Arthur's servant and Gaius' ward, the series protagonist is a young, remarkably talented sorcerer who also becomes Arthur's closest friend, despite the initial indifference with the two. Whit the help of a wise dragon Merlin must secretly develop his magical gifts under the gaze of king Uther who despises it. Merlin is destined to lead Arthur to his thrown so that Arthur may fulfill his destiny and become The One True King Of Camelot.

Although Merlin is (falsely) accused of sorcery several times during the run of the series, only Gaius and Lancelot are aware of his real talents. Merlin is known as,"Emrys" by the Druids, a powerful but once peaceful people who Uther is intent on wiping out. Merlin learns that he is prophesized to become the greatest wizard the world has ever seen. He is the loyalist of friends and the Knights treat his as an equal as does the Arthur, though his position remains as Arthurs servent he is respected and proud.

Episode Screenshots

02x11 - The Witch's Quickening
Season 2, Episode 11
05x11 - The Drawing of the Dark
Season 5, Episode 11
04x06 - A Servant Of Two Masters
Season 4, Episode 06
02x03 - The Nightmare Begins
Season 2, Episode 03
[More Episodes]

Merlin Photos

powered by google images
Previous | Next   (1)
  Next: Arthur Pendragon
You are successfully logged out.

ShareTV Login

Enter the text in the image shown if you are human.
WARNING: after 2 more failed attempts you will be locked out

Create Account

Verify Password

Verification code (check your email for the verification code)

Verification code has been sent to the following email address:
If you didn't receive the verification code:

1. Check your bulk/spam folder.

2. Try to whitelist our email address (noreply@sharetv.org)

3. Resend verification email

If you mistyped your email address change it here
Create a free ShareTV account to make a personalized schedule of your favorite TV shows, keep track of what you've watched, earn points and more.
Verify your username and email to complete your Registration
Enter the text in the image shown if you are human.
WARNING: after 2 more failed attempts you will be locked out

Forgot Your Password?

Enter the email address you used to create the account and your password will be emailed to you.