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First Look Trailer for Merlin Season 5

By on July 30, 2012
Merlin returns for Season 5 (Image © BBC)

Merlin returns for Season 5 (Image © BBC)

A teaser trailer for the fifth season of BBC’s popular Arthurian adventure/fantasy series Merlin has appeared online. The new season is expected to air in the UK starting in late September, and will appear on US television in early 2013.

Speaking at the 2012 SFX Weekender earlier this year, show creators Julian Murphy and Johnny Capps spoke about the season’s upcoming twists and turns, saying “We’re currently in full scale pre-production for season 5, which will be with you in the Autumn. We’re locked in a room with with all writers working out how we’re going to do the next 13 episodes. We’ve got some great ideas and some great twists and turns.”

Check out the sword fights, rearing horses, and flame effects (as well as the catchy music) in the new trailer below!

One Comment

  1. paul zabe

    September 13, 2012 at 8:41 pm

    truly a terrific show it has all the elements of great drama, battles, love, betrayal, great acting and great writing