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Original run: 20 Sep 2008 – 24 Dec 2012

Country of origin: UK

Genre: Adventure, Fantasy

Network: BBC one UK

Watched by: 73 876 of 698 754 10.57%

Total running time: 2 days 45 minutes

Episode duration: 45 minutes

IMDB rating: 7.9 of 10 73 944 rating: 8.092 of 10 37 986

MyShows rating: 4.35 of 5 36 986


A young wizard called Merlin arrives to the city of Camelot and finds out that anyone who uses magic here will be punished with death sentence. Now he needs to percieve how to survive, and what is the main purpose of his stay in the capital of this great kingdom...


Based on Arthurian legends and unlike most of the movies and books this TV-show displays how a friendship starts to grow beetween a young future to be king and a young wizard. They become friends in spite of all the differences between them. The creators of "Merlin" confessed that "Smallville" has been a huge inspiration to them. Like Clark Kent, Merlin should hide his ability to use magic and find his way around everything that happens.

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