January 22, 2013 |
In past seasons of "Merlin," series lead Colin Morgan has been transformed from his normal, young Merlin, into an elderly version called Emrys through the use of prosthetics. In "Another's Sorrow," debuting Friday on Syfy, Katie McGrath follows in his footsteps when her character, the evil sorceress Morgana, disguises herself as a crone so she can move freely about Camelot. It's part of her plan with King Odin to finally kill King Arthur (Bradley James). "I actually resembled my grandmother," McGrath said, "which was really weird.
January 26, 2012 |
"Merlin" fans get double the Gaius this week when James Callis, who played Gaius Baltar on "Battlestar Galactica," guest stars as court physician Gaius' former pupil. Callis deepens his voice and alters his accent to play devious Julius Borden in "Aithusa," which airs at 9 p.m. Jan. 27 on Syfy. Borden comes to Camelot looking for the third part of a Triskelion - an ancient object that supposedly will reveal the location of the last dragon egg. Gaius (Richard Wilson) refuses to help Julius, but Merlin (Colin Morgan)
February 21, 2013 |
With Merlin lured away from Camelot, Queen Guinevere makes King Arthur an assassin's target in the latest "Merlin. " When fearsome King Sarrum of Amata (John Shrapnel) visits Camelot to sign a treaty with Arthur (Bradley James), Gwen (Angel Coulby) forges a secret pact with the duplicitous ruler to have one of his men kill Arthur in "The Hollow Queen," premiering at 9 p.m. CT Friday on Syfy. Merlin (Colin Morgan), who has agreed to help a young Druid boy save his sister, is far from Camelot.
May 30, 2013 |
"Merlin" comes to an end this Friday after five seasons, and if fans are to believe star Colin Morgan, five has been the show's magical number. "I really believe the show progressed quite naturally through its five years and really grew to a point where the fifth season was our best," Morgan, who plays the warlock Merlin, said in a release. "It's a very strong ending: powerful, emotional, fulfilling. I think fans will be very satisfied. " Syfy airs the international hit's final episode, "The Diamond of the Day, Part 2," at 9 p.m. CT May 31....
February 3, 2012 |
"Doctor Who" fans will recognize this week's guest star on "Merlin," Lindsay Duncan, who played Adelaide Brooke opposite David Tennant in "The Waters of Mars. " In the "His Father's Son" episode of "Merlin," airing at 9 p.m. Feb. 3 on Syfy, Duncan portrays Queen Annis, ruler of the Castle of Fyrien, who becomes so bitterly angry at King Arthur that she schemes with Morgana to defeat him and claim Camelot. The acclaimed stage actress earned a Tony Award and a Drama Desk award from her Broadway performance in the revival of...
January 30, 2013 |
The Knights of the Round Table have been an important part of "Merlin" from early in the show's five-season run. They're key to the action in the next episode, too. In "The Disir" airing Friday, Sir Leon (Rupert Young), Sir Gwaine (Eoin Macken), Sir Percival (Tom Hopper) and Sir Elyan (Adetomiwa Edun) and knight-in-training Mordred (Alexander Vlahos) accompany King Arthur (Bradley James) and Merlin (Colin Morgan) on a mission to learn who has cast a dark judgment against Camelot's king.