The 10-episode epic drama, redefines the classic medieval tale of King Arthur with an exciting ensemble cast including Joseph Fiennes reimagining the iconic role of Merlin, Jamie Campbell Bower as the young and reckless Arthur, and Eva Green in her television debut as the darkly powerful Morgan.
This series begins with sudden return of King Utherâ€™s daughter Morgan, who was sent to the monastery for study fifteen years ago. The princess is certain that her father sent her far from him in order to start a new family and get married for the second time. She was dreaming in a strange land to wreak vengeance upon her father. For this purpose she studied magic and sorcery instead of theology. So, as she expected neither Uther nor his wife Igraine are pleased to see her and father banishes his daughter. Being abandoned for the second time Morgan shoots Niagara and puts some poison into Utherâ€™s food. Even sorcerer Merlin is not able to save the King. After his death Morgan seizes the throne and expels her step-mother. But there is another pretender to the throne in Britain: Uther and Igraineâ€™s son Arthur, who was taken secretly by Merlin and brought up in the family of noble Ector and his wife. Now the whole kingdom is on the threshold of chaos. So, Merlin decides that this is high time to meet Arthur and tell his the truthâ€¦Read more »