Merlin (2008)

Magic is his destiny.

  • Genre: Action & Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi & Fantasy
  • Creator: Julian Jones, Jake Michie, Johnny Capps, Julian Murphy
  • First Air Date: 2008-09-20
  • Last Air Date: 2012-12-24
  • Total Seasons: 5
  • Total Episodes: 65
  • Status: Ended
  • Episode Runtime: 43 min.
  • Production Company: Shine TV
  • Production Country: United Kingdom
  • Networks: BBC One
star 7.8/10
From 754 Ratings


The unlikely friendship between Merlin, a young man gifted with extraordinary magical powers, and Prince Arthur, heir to the crown of Camelot.


Is Merlin on Disney Plus?

Yes! The series Merlin is now on Disney Plus in the countries listed below.

Merlin Seasons

Season 1

First Air Date: 2008-09-20
13 Episodes

Season 2

First Air Date: 2009-09-19
13 Episodes

Season 3

First Air Date: 2010-09-11
13 Episodes

Season 4

First Air Date: 2011-10-01
13 Episodes

Season 5

First Air Date: 2012-10-06
13 Episodes

Merlin Episodes

Title Air Date Duration
Season 1Episode 1The Dragon's Call60 min
Season 1Episode 2Valiant60 min
Season 1Episode 3The Mark of Nimueh60 min
Season 1Episode 4The Poisoned Chalice60 min
Season 1Episode 5Lancelot60 min
Season 1Episode 6A Remedy to Cure All Ills60 min
Season 1Episode 7The Gates of Avalon60 min
Season 1Episode 8The Beginning of the End60 min
Season 1Episode 9Excalibur60 min
Season 1Episode 10The Moment of Truth60 min
Season 1Episode 11The Labyrinth of Gedref60 min
Season 1Episode 12To Kill the King60 min
Season 1Episode 13Le Morte d'Arthur60 min
Season 2Episode 1The Curse of Cornelius Sigan60 min
Season 2Episode 2The Once and Future Queen60 min
Season 2Episode 3The Nightmare Begins60 min
Season 2Episode 4Lancelot and Guinevere60 min
Season 2Episode 5Beauty and the Beast: Part One60 min
Season 2Episode 6Beauty and the Beast: Part Two60 min
Season 2Episode 7The Witchfinder60 min
Season 2Episode 8The Sins of the Father60 min
Season 2Episode 9The Lady of the Lake60 min
Season 2Episode 10Sweet Dreams60 min
Season 2Episode 11The Witch's Quickening60 min
Season 2Episode 12The Fires of Idirsholas60 min
Season 2Episode 13The Last Dragonlord60 min
Season 3Episode 1The Tears of Uther Pendragon: Part One60 min
Season 3Episode 2The Tears of Uther Pendragon: Part Two60 min
Season 3Episode 3Goblin's Gold60 min
Season 3Episode 4Gwaine60 min
Season 3Episode 5The Crystal Cave60 min
Season 3Episode 6The Changeling60 min
Season 3Episode 7The Castle of Fyrien60 min
Season 3Episode 8The Eye of the Phoenix60 min
Season 3Episode 9Love in the Time of Dragons60 min
Season 3Episode 10Queen of Hearts60 min
Season 3Episode 11The Sorcerer's Shadow60 min
Season 3Episode 12The Coming of Arthur: Part One60 min
Season 3Episode 13The Coming of Arthur: Part Two60 min
Season 4Episode 1The Darkest Hour: Part One60 min
Season 4Episode 2The Darkest Hour: Part Two60 min
Season 4Episode 3The Wicked Day60 min
Season 4Episode 4Aithusa60 min
Season 4Episode 5His Father's Son60 min
Season 4Episode 6A Servant of Two Masters60 min
Season 4Episode 7The Secret Sharer60 min
Season 4Episode 8Lamia60 min
Season 4Episode 9Lancelot Du Lac60 min
Season 4Episode 10A Herald of the New Age60 min
Season 4Episode 11The Hunter's Heart60 min
Season 4Episode 12The Sword in the Stone: Part One60 min
Season 4Episode 13The Sword in the Stone: Part Two60 min
Season 5Episode 1Arthur's Bane: Part One60 min
Season 5Episode 2Arthur's Bane: Part Two60 min
Season 5Episode 3The Death Song of Uther Pendragon60 min
Season 5Episode 4Another's Sorrow60 min
Season 5Episode 5The Disir60 min
Season 5Episode 6The Dark Tower60 min
Season 5Episode 7A Lesson in Vengeance60 min
Season 5Episode 8The Hollow Queen60 min
Season 5Episode 9With All My Heart60 min
Season 5Episode 10The Kindness of Strangers60 min
Season 5Episode 11The Drawing of the Dark60 min
Season 5Episode 12The Diamond of the Day: Part One60 min
Season 5Episode 13The Diamond of the Day: Part Two60 min
  • Colin Morgan

    as Merlin
  • Angel Coulby

    as Gwen
  • Bradley James

    as Arthur
  • Katie McGrath

    as Morgana
  • Richard Wilson

    as Gaius
  • John Hurt

    as The Great Dragon (voice)
Sound Adrian Bell Sound Recordist
Crew Clare Buxton Post Production Supervisor
Production Jill Trevellick Casting
Lighting Gary Chaisty Gaffer