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To Kill the King

Merlin, Series 1 Episode 12 of 13

When Gwen's father is imprisoned for treason and killed at Uther's behest, Morgana decides she must take revenge.

Merlin is stunned to discover just how far she is prepared to go when he uncovers a plot to kill the King. Can the young sorcerer summon the courage to foil her plan, or is this one occasion when he should just sit back and do nothing? After all, his life would be much simpler were Uther not around.

Release date:

44 minutes

Last on

Sat 23 Mar 2013 19:00


Role Contributor
MerlinColin Morgan
Uther PendragonAnthony Head
MorganaKatie McGrath
GwenAngel Coulby
TauranCal MacAninch
ArthurBradley James
GaiusRichard Wilson
Voice of the DragonJohn Hurt
TomDavid Durham
WriterJake Michie
ProducerJohnny Capps
ProducerJulian Murphy

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