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A Discovery of Witches (2018 - )

A Discovery of Witches (2018 - )



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A contemporary love story that begins against the backdrop of Oxford academic life, in a world where small numbers of witches, vampires and daemons live and work, unseen amongst humans, hiding in plain sight. Teresa Palmer is the brilliant historian Diana Bishop, a reluctant witch denying her heritage. The discovery of a bewitched manuscript in Oxford's Bodleian Library throws her into the heart of a dangerous mystery -- and into the path of the enigmatic vampire and geneticist, Matthew Clairmont (Matthew Goode), who hides a dark family secret.

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Critics Consensus: No consensus yet.

2022, AMC, 7 episodes

Critics Consensus: Grounded by Matthew Goode and Teresa Palmer's infectious chemistry and a healthy dose of visual splendor, A Discovery of Witches' sophomore season makes slipping eras look easy.

2021, AMC, 10 episodes

Critics Consensus: A Discovery of Witches smartly grounds its flights of fancy with a lived-in authenticity and harnesses the chemistry between its two star-crossed leads to make for a promising foray into the occult.

2018, AMC, 8 episodes


Matthew Goode
as Matthew Clairmont
Teresa Palmer
as Diana Bishop
Alex Kingston
as Sarah Bishop
Valarie Pettiford
as Emily Mather
Owen Teale
as Peter Knox
Malin Buska
as Satu Järvinen
Gregg Chillin
as Dominico Michele
Edward Bluemel
as Marcus Whitmore
Aiysha Hart
as Miriam Shepherd
Trevor Eve
as Gerbert D'Aurillac
Tanya Moodie
as Agatha Wilson
Louise Brealey
as Gillian Chamberlain
Aisling Loftus
as Sophie Norman
Steven Cree
as Gallowglass
Holly Aird
as Francoise
Sheila Hancock
as Goody Alsop
Adelle Leonce
as Phoebe Taylor
Trystan Gravelle
as Baldwin Montclair
Greg McHugh
as Hamish Osborne
Chloé Dumas
as Meridiana
Sophia Myles
as Rebecca Bishop
Elarica Johnson
as Juliette Durand
Genesis Lynea
as Geraldine
Paul Rhys
as Andrew Hubbard
Ken Bones
as Sigismund
Jacob Ifan
as Benjamin
Adrian Rawlins
as William Cecil
Lois Chimimba
as Catherine Streeter
Michael Lindall
as Sir Walter Raleigh
Victoria Yeates
as Elizabeth Jackson
Elaine Cassidy
as Louisa de Clermont
Daniel Eghan
as Lecturer
Paul Brennen
as Champier
Amy McAllister
as Marjorie Cooper
James Purefoy
as Philippe De Clermont
Nila Aalia
as Sylvia Firth
Amanda Hale
as Mary Sidney
Pino Maiello
as Hospital Staff
Stephen Amis
as Bar patron
Simon Thorp
as Von Rumph
Michael Culkin
as Professor Marsh
Ivanno Jeremiah
as Christopher Roberts
Gamba Cole
as Corner
Tosh Wanogho-Maud
as Police Officer
Tom Godwin
as Card Player
Endy McKay
as Female Servant
Sadie Shimmin
as Head of Faculty
Louis Maskell
as Tom Caldwell
Patrick Driver
as Herr Steiner
Anton Lesser
as Rabbi Loew
James Allenby-Kirk
as Robert Ainslie
Tom Mothersdale
as Edward Kelley
Josh Alexander
as Blacksmith
Stacha Hicks
as Obstetrician
Kirsten Foster
as Tour Guide
Oliver Gatz
as Paediatrician
Joe Grossi
as Mortician
Freddie Thorp
as Matthieu Beny
Barbara Marten
as Queen Elizabeth
Anjan Kannan
as Academic
Tara Morgan
as Middle Class Teen
Kerri McLean
as Police Officer
Lex Lamprey
as Thurifer
Deborah Rock
as Tourist
Zak Rowlands
as Huntsman
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