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  • TV-PG
  • 2013
  • 2 Seasons
  • 6.5  (12,215)

Atlantis is a fantasy television series that premiered on BBC America in 2013. The show is based on the myths and legends of the city of Atlantis, and follows the adventures of a young man named Jason as he finds himself transported to the ancient city. The series is set in the ancient world, with Jason (played by Jack Donnelly) as the protagonist. He is a young British man who discovers a mysterious portal that transports him to the ancient city of Atlantis. Jason teams up with two friends, Pythagoras (Robert Emms) and Hercules (Mark Addy), and together they face a number of challenges and dangers as they explore the city and its surrounding areas.

The show features an ensemble cast of talented actors, including Juliet Stevenson, Jemima Rooper, Amy Manson, Ken Bones, John Hannah and Peter de Jersey. The cast also includes Robert Lindsay, Gary Oliver, Hannah Arterton, Lucy Cohu, Joe Dixon, Alexander Siddig, Oliver Walker and Ciarán McMenamin.

Each episode of the series follows Jason and his companions as they explore different parts of the city, and encounter a range of characters and creatures from Greek mythology. They must navigate treacherous tunnels, battle terrifying beasts, and outwit cunning villains as they search for a way to return to their own time.

One of the central elements of the show is the relationship between Jason, Hercules and Pythagoras, who form a close-knit trio over the course of the series. Their adventures are often both perilous and humorous, as they bicker and banter their way through the challenges they face.

Another key aspect of the show is its focus on mythology and ancient history. Each episode draws on different elements of Greek mythology and history, introducing viewers to a range of fascinating stories and characters. From the fearsome Minotaur to the powerful sorceress Circe, Atlantis is full of ancient legends brought to vivid life on screen.

The show is also notable for its stunning production design and visual effects, which bring the ancient city to life in breathtaking detail. From the towering temples and majestic palaces to the winding streets and bustling markets, Atlantis is a richly imagined world that is both beautiful and dangerous.

Overall, Atlantis is a thrilling and engaging fantasy series that will appeal to fans of both mythology and adventure. With a talented cast, exciting storylines, and stunning visuals, it is a must-watch for anyone looking for an epic journey to an ancient world.

Atlantis is a series that is currently running and has 2 seasons (26 episodes). The series first aired on November 23, 2013.

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The Queen Must Die, Part 2
13. The Queen Must Die, Part 2
August 8, 2015
As Jason and Ariadne prepare to return to power in Atlantis, they must decide who they can trust. Anxieties run high as our heroes form new alliances with old enemies, while questioning those they love.
The Queen Must Die
12. The Queen Must Die
August 1, 2015
Jason goes back to Atlantis to try and save fellow prisoners from the amphitheater.
11. Kin
July 25, 2015
Aeson heads off on a dangerous mission into Atlantis to save his son. But with traitors at every turn, will he succeed?
The Dying of the Light
10. The Dying of the Light
July 18, 2015
The Oracle's prophecy has come true - the news that Pasiphae is his mother has blackened Jason's heart and he bears little resemblance to the man his friends know and love. His attitude is reckless and foolhardy and he no longer seems to care about anyone or anything - even Ariadne. Desperate to save his friend, Pythagoras sets off in search of help. Unfortunatley he soon discovers that not everyone is as keen to protect Jason as he is.
The Gorgon's Gaze
9. The Gorgon's Gaze
July 11, 2015
Ariadne's life hangs in the balance, but any potential rescuers are unable to help because they are wanted men.
The Madness of Hercules
8. The Madness of Hercules
July 4, 2015
Hercules tries to free Jason but is himself caught and imprisoned.
A Fate Worse Than Death
7. A Fate Worse Than Death
June 27, 2015
When news reaches Pasiphae of Ariadne and Jason's impending marriage, she is terrified that Atlantis will be lost to her forever, and resolves to do all she can to stop the union, no matter the cost. But Pasiphae's pursuit of power has far-reaching and devastating consequences, and as the battle for Atlantis continues, it seems none is immune to her touch.
The Grey Sisters
6. The Grey Sisters
December 20, 2014
Jason's guilt is almost too much for him to deal with as Ariadne is on death's doorstep. He decides to do everything he can to save her and goes on a dangerous quest.
The Day of the Dead
5. The Day of the Dead
December 13, 2014
As the dust settles, the gang find themselves dispersed around the necropolis. They quickly find they aren't alone and that the space is crawling with a army of the undead.
The Marriage of True Minds
4. The Marriage of True Minds
December 6, 2014
The royal wedding plans continue, and Ariadnehas journeys to Telemon's homeland of Aegina.
3. Telemon
November 29, 2014
Ariadne is formally crowned Queen but with Pasiphae still at large and the city struggling in the aftermath of battle, Atlantis remains vulnerable indeed. So when an enigmatic stranger arrives offering salvation, he proves hard to resist. But his proposal is far from straightforward - will the cost be too much for Ariadne to bear?
A New Dawn, Part Two
2. A New Dawn, Part Two
November 22, 2014
Pasiphae lays siege to Atlantis and without the Palladium to protect it, the city looks set to fall. The last remaining hope rests with Jason, Hercules and Pythagoras but far from home they are fighting a desperate battle of their own...
A New Dawn: Part One
1. A New Dawn: Part One
November 15, 2014
A year has passed and so much has changed. Ariadne becomes Queen, and finds herself at war with her adversary, Pasiphae.
Where to Watch Atlantis
Atlantis is available for streaming on the BBC America website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Atlantis on demand at Amazon, Hulu, Vudu, Google Play, Apple TV and Peacock.
  • Premiere Date
    November 23, 2013
  • IMDB Rating
    6.5  (12,215)