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The Gates of Avalon

Merlin, Series 1 Episode 7 of 13

Arthur's chivalry lands him in trouble when he jumps to the rescue of a damsel in distress, Sophia, and her elderly father Aulfric.

Back in Camelot, Sophia uses more than just her feminine charms to take control of Arthur's heart. This strange behaviour doesn't go unnoticed by Merlin, but can he work out who the mysterious pair are, and what they want with Arthur?

44 minutes

Last on

Sat 16 Feb 2013 19:00


Role Contributor
AulfricKenneth Cranham
SophiaHolliday Grainger
MerlinColin Morgan
ArthurBradley James
Uther PendragonAnthony Head
GaiusRichard Wilson
Voice of the DragonJohn Hurt
GwenAngel Coulby
MorganaKatie McGrath
Sidhe ElderMichael Jenn
WriterBen Vanstone
ProducerJohnny Capps
ProducerJulian Murphy

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