Episode 2.09 - Merlin (Colin Morgan) and Freya (Laura Donnelly) © BBC

Episode 9 of 13. First transmission on Saturday November 21st, 2009 (UK)
The official details about the episode are as follows…

When Merlin discovers the beautiful druid girl Freya trapped in a bounty hunter’s cage, he knows he must help her escape, as the magical family drama continues. Gaius warns against getting involved but Merlin refuses to listen.

Merlin harbours Freya in the tunnels beneath Camelot. But with the bounty hunter searching for his missing prize and a ferocious magical beast on the loose, she can’t stay hidden long. Merlin’s intense new friendship is tested to the limit and he is forced to make some heartbreaking decisions as he battles to keep Freya safe.

Colin Morgan stars as Merlin; Laura Donnelly is Freya; and Richard Wilson plays Gaius.

Colin Davies

The editor of Film Review Online