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Merlin Movie On Its Way!

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merlin movie in the works

With the Harry Potter series coming to a close, we take comfort knowing that wizards will return to the big screen!

Working Title is currently developing a Merlin film, based on a pitch by screenwriter/author Jay Basu, which will bring the legendary wizard into a contemporary setting.

Innerestingly enough, this film will NOT be the first time that Merlin has been placed in a modern setting.

There was a short-lived sitcom in 1981, Mr. Merlin, in which the wizard worked as an auto mechanic in San Francisco.

Sounds like a pretty strange show to us!

We'll be curious to see how they put Merlin into a contemporary setting, but we don't think we'd be too excited to watch him using his magic to fix up old cars.

What do U think about the idea of a contemporary Merlin movie?

[Image via WENN.]

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5 comments to “Merlin Movie On Its Way!”



  1. 1

    This is a bad idea.. but if they use Bradley James as Arthur.. they can do whatever they like!! HAWTTTT!!!!

  2. emrys says – reply to this


    2

    Colin Morgan should play Merlin!



  3. 3

    Neh.



  4. 4

    No. Shouldn't happen.



  5. 5

    that picture is of merlin from the hugely sucessful and popular UK drama series 'merlin'