• Publication date: February 20, 2011

Merlin And The War Of The Dragons

An origin story of the legend of Merlin, as we follow the young apprentice wizard still struggling to prove himself

Program data

Duration: 90

Production Year: 2008

MBC Max:

May 10, 2014 16:30 (KSA) ~ May 10, 2014 15:30 (CLT)

Set in 5th century England, in the court of the legendary King Arthur’s Kingdom, The story detail the origins of the legend of Merlin.

We are first introduced to a young Merlin, an apprentice under the tutelage of an older wizard, who sees great potential in the young Merlin. However, when Merlin’s old nemesis, decides to attack the kingdom, aided by destruction hungry, fire breathing dragons. Merlin sees the occasion, as a way to distinguish him self, and prove his magical powers. He assembles a worthy group of allies, and sets the defense in motion.

An enchanted magical adventure, will surely transport you into a parallel world; a realm filled with magic, flying dragons and well Merlin, him self.



  • Simon Lioyd-Roberts as Merlin
  • Joseph Stacey as Vendiger
  • Dylan Jones as Uther
  • Hefin Wyn as King Vortiga
  • Jürgen Prochnow as The Mage
  • William Huw as Torm
  • Gary Twomey as King Eringar
  • Carys Eleri as Lady Viviane
  • Nia Ann as Lady Nimue
  • Iona Thomas as Ambrosis
  • Iago McGuire as Hengest 

Directed by: Mark Atkins

Rating: PG