“The Coming of Arthur – part 1”
|First Aired:||27 November 2010|
|Written by:||Jake Michie|
|Directed by:||Jeremy Webb|
|Guest Stars:||Rupert Young (Recurring), Trevor Sellers, Emilia Fox (Recurring), Tom Ellis, Grahame Fox, Eoin Macken (Recurring), Ralph Ineson, Matthew Crawford, Raul Griffiths, Adetomiwa Edun (Recurring), Michael Cronin (Recurring) and Hugh Holman (Uncredited)|
|Filming locations:||Cannop Ponds, Chepstow Castle and Neath Abbey|
Merlin and Arthur are sent on a dangerous mission to capture the Cup of Life, a powerful magical artifact that carries the gift of immortality. Before they can retrieve the Cup, they are captured by the unscrupulous slave trader, Jarl.
Gwaine comes to the rescue and they escape, but with Jarl’s help the cup falls into Morgause’s hands. With an immortal army at their disposal, will Morgause and Morgana topple Uther once and for all?