Merlin: Series 5 in Autumn 2012
Merlin co-creators Johnny Capps and Julian Murphy have given an update on the status of Series 5.
Speaking at the 2012 SFX Weekender, the duo confirmed the show will be back on the BBC in Autumn.
“We’re currently in full scale pre-production for season 5, which will be with you in the Autumn,” said Capps. “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.”
With Doctor Who also returning this Autumn, it will be interesting to see how the BBC schedule both shows.
Shooting on the new series is set to begin March.