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The Mark of Nimueh

Merlin, Series 1 Episode 3 of 13

The fantasy-drama based on the King Arthur legend continues, as a deadly plague spreads through Camelot. When it seems that sorcery can be the only possible explanation, Merlin and Gaius race to find a cure, while Gwen is arrested and sentenced to death for practising witchcraft.

Venturing deep beneath Camelot to unmask the true culprit, Merlin, Morgana and Arthur are faced with a terrifying beast, conjured by the evil sorceress Nimueh. Can they expose the truth before Gwen is executed?

Release date:

45 minutes

Last on

Sat 19 Jan 2013 19:00


Role Contributor
Voice of the DragonJohn Hurt
GaiusRichard Wilson
Uther PendragonAnthony Head
NimuehMichelle Ryan
MerlinColin Morgan
ArthurBradley James
GwenAngel Coulby
MorganaKatie McGrath
TomDavid Durham
The AfancRick English
ProducerSue de Beauvoir

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