• Publication date: August 29, 2013

The Secret of Moonacre

When 13-year-old Maria’s father is murdered in London, he leaves her a book that tells the legend of Moonacre’s Moon Princess who placed a curse on the valley. Maria goes to stay with her uncle Sir Benjamin Merryweather and discovers her magic and destiny…

  • Publication date: August 29, 2013

The Secret of Moonacre

Program data

Duration: 120

Production Year: 2008

MBC 2:

December 21, 2016 17:00 (KSA) ~ December 21, 2016 16:00 (CLT)

(mbc.net) When 13-year-old Maria’s father is murdered in London, he leaves her a book that tells the legend of Moonacre’s Moon Princess who placed a curse on the valley. Maria goes to stay with her uncle Sir Benjamin Merryweather and discovers her magic and destiny- that she is the long-awaited Moon Princess who can lift the curse with the help of her black lion and white unicorn, before Moonacre plunges into eternal darkness


  • Ioan Gruffudd as Sir Benjamin Merryweather
  • Tim Curry as Coeur de Noir/ Sir William de Noir
  • Natascha McElhone as Loveday/ Moon Princess
  • Dakota Blue Richards as Maria Merryweather
  • Michael Webber as Digweed
  • Juliet Stevenson as Miss Heliotrope

Directed by:  Gabor Csupo

Rating:  PG for some mild peril and language.