More than 10 years after it first came to TV (and nearly six since it concluded), fantasy TV series Merlin still has a lot of fans – just ask former star Eoin Macken, who played Knight of the Round Table Gwaine in the BBC drama.
“People ask me about it all the time actually,” Macken told RadioTimes.com. “Merlin’s one of those shows that I think a lot of people revisit. There’s a kind of network and group of people who have been very loyal to it.”
And the show still clearly means a lot to the cast as well, with Macken revealing that he and his fellow Knights of the Round Table (including King Arthur actor Bradley James, Rupert Young, Adetomiwa Edun and Game of Thrones’ Tom Hopper) regularly meet up to reminisce about their round table days, even all these years later.
“I’m gonna meet four of the guys from Merlin on lunch today actually, funnily enough,” Macken told us. “I’m still friends with a lot of the guys on the show.