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The Darkest Hour - Part 2

Episode 2 of 13

Fantasy drama. With the kingdom on the brink of collapse, Arthur and the Knights journey to the Isle of the Blessed, where their lives change forever.

The kingdom is on the brink of collapse, with Morgana poised to strike. As Lancelot races back to Camelot with the dying Merlin, Arthur must continue on his mission to vanquish the Dorocha without them. Though the Knights know their journey to the Isle of the Blessed is fraught with danger, none could anticipate the sacrifice Arthur intends to make there.

Friendship and loyalty are tested to the limit, but in the end, it is the power of love that changes all their lives forever...

50 minutes


Role Contributor
Merlin Colin Morgan
Arthur Bradley James
Uther Pendragon Anthony Head
Gaius Richard Wilson
Sir Lancelot Santiago Cabrera
Agravaine Nathaniel Parker
Voice of the Dragon John Hurt
Morgana Katie McGrath
Gwen Angel Coulby
The Cailleach Gemma Jones
Sir Leon Rupert Young
Sir Gwaine Eoin Macken
Sir Elyan Adetomiwa Edun
Sir Percival Tom Hopper
Vilia Sarah Beck Mather
Geoffrey of Monmouth Michael Cronin
Ferryman James Greene
Writer Julian Jones
Producer Johnny Capps
Producer Julian Murphy
Director Alice Troughton


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