Colin Morgan (born 1 January 1986) is a Northern Irish film, television and theatre actor best known for playing the title character in the BBC TV series Merlin. He made his West End theatre acting debut in 2007 as Vernon Little in DBC Pierre's Vernon God Little, followed by his...Wikipedia
Born: 1st January, 1986, Knockamel Park, Armagh, Northern Ireland
Height: 5' 11" (180 cm)
Claim to Fame: Merlin on BBC Merlin
Colin`s likeness appears in the Doctor Who `Battles In Time` trading card game: Jethro Cane, his character from the episode Midnight is featured on card 836 of the deck (and card 11 of the Devastator deck).
Colin is represented by United Agents Limited
A British woman recalls coming of age during World War I.
I was using my own accent for all the auditions and at the last stage they were like, `Well, we want to try you with an English accent`. And I think it was a good decision in the end, because I think it`s quite a bold decision already to do a show about a young Merlin, and a young Arthur, so making Merlin from Northern Ireland as well was probably pushing the boat out a bit far. - Belfast Telegraph, September 26 2009.
My dad always says be nice to the people on the way up because you`ll need them on the way down.