The Witch's Quickening

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Merlin, Series 2 Episode 11 of 13

Duration: 45 minutes

Uther has a precious magical relic of the Old Religion locked up tight in the Camelot vaults. Many have lost their lives trying to reclaim the Crystal of Neahtid, but the ruthless warlock Alvarr could succeed where they failed. For Alvarr has a secret weapon - Mordred.

Morgana has always shared a powerful bond with the druid boy, but will she go as far as turning thief and traitor for him? Merlin is shocked by her choice, and by the true purpose of the mysterious crystal.


Colin Morgan
Richard Wilson
Uther Pendragon
Anthony Head
Joseph Mawle
Voice of the Dragon
John Hurt
Bradley James
Katie McGrath
Angel Coulby
Asa Butterfield
Emily Beecham
Sir Radnor
Jonathan Bryan
Jake Michie
Executive Producer
Johnny Capps
Executive Producer
Julian Murphy
Alice Troughton
Chris McGill


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