Legend of the Seeker

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  • TV-14
  • 2008
  • 2 Seasons
  • 7.6  (33,718)

The television program Legend of the Seeker aired for two seasons on ABC, beginning on November 1, 2008 and ending in 2010. The television program of Legend of the Seeker was produced by Disney and was based around the novels The Sword of Truth, written by Terry Goodkind. The television program follows around a young woods guide who goes by Richard Cypher. Other members of the story include Kahlan Amnel, a wizard known as Zeddicus and a warrior known as Cara. These different individuals in Legend of the Seeker all helped guard and protect individuals from destruction. However, if you have read the books or known the written timeline, you'll find the Legend of the Seeker television program is completely different from what the books are. For the most part, Legend of the Seeker is simply based in the world of The Sword of Truth and not the actual events written by in the book. The series was canceled for several different reasons. For starters the overall ratings of the Legend of the Seeker program weren't terrible, but for the cost of production, it just wasn't worth renewing the program. The cost of the television show was high as it was completely filmed in New Zealand in high-definition. Legend of the Seeker did receive a few different awards during the short run, including a primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Music Composition. The sound designers also received an Aotearoa Film and Television Award. Currently, the Legend of the Seeker program aires in 60 different international markets. Although the television show doesn't air in the United States on television, it does appear online.

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Seasons
Tears
22. Tears
May 22, 2010
In order to save the world of the living, Richard finally faces his greatest enemy and Kahlan may have to kill the love of her life.
Unbroken
21. Unbroken
May 15, 2010
When Zedd tries to save Cara who was re-broken by Darken Rahl, Richard, Kahlan and everyone else's lives are changed dramatically.
Eternity
20. Eternity
May 8, 2010
Richard and Kahlan discover that the Stone of Tears is hidden in an enchanted land they are unable to leave. Meanwhile, a surprise reunion turns into a deadly confrontation for Cara and Zed.
Extinction
19. Extinction
May 1, 2010
Richard is forced to team up with his resurrected brother when Darken Rahl deciphers the secrets hidden in an ancient scroll.
Walter
18. Walter
April 24, 2010
Darken Rahl plots his return to the land of the living, using a hapless look-alike; the Seeker races to find a stolen scroll, which holds the key to his quest for the Stone of Tears.
Vengeance
17. Vengeance
April 17, 2010
While Zedd and his brother seek revenge for the murder of their father, a stranger steps into Richard's life to send him on a collision course with Zedd.
Desecrated
16. Desecrated
April 10, 2010
When Richard tries to save some villagers who are marked for death from a walking weapon of vengeance, he jeopardizes Kahlan, Zedd and Cara's lives.
Creator
15. Creator
March 27, 2010
Richard, Kahlan and Zedd's life is put at risk when they meet a young and powerful woman named Maia who claims to be the Creator and it becomes crucial to uncover her true identity before Maia can destroy them all.
Bound
14. Bound
March 19, 2010
Richard is forced to protect Kahlan's greatest enemy when Kahlan is put under a life-threatening spell only her enemy can remove.
Princess
13. Princess
February 27, 2010
To save Kahlan from execution, reluctant Cara must pose as a polished princess and compete in an elaborate masquerade of manners to win a powerful ruler's affections.
Hunger
12. Hunger
February 20, 2010
To protect the Seeker, Cara proposes a deadly covenant with the ruthless Darken Rahl. Zedd's wayward brother strikes a deal with a dubious peddler of magic that might threaten Rahl's plan.
Torn
11. Torn
February 13, 2010
As crisis looms in Kahlan's homeland, an accident appears to have robbed her of her powers.
Perdition
10. Perdition
January 30, 2010
Kahlan's life is threatened by sorceress Sister Nicci. In the meantime, Richard has to face his worst fear while he is trapped in the Valley of Perdition.
Dark
9. Dark
January 23, 2010
As the Sisters of the Light train Richard to use his wizard power, the beautiful and mysterious Sister Nicci reveals a shocking secret forcing him into a dark alliance; in Richard's absence, Zedd has no choice but to name a new Seeker.
Light
8. Light
January 16, 2010
Richard is crippled by debilitating headaches.
Resurrection
7. Resurrection
January 9, 2010
Richard becomes an unwilling pawn in Mord'Sith Denna's plot to control the throne Darken Rahl's death left vacant.
Fury
6. Fury
December 12, 2009
Richard s attempt to teach a peaceful people how to defend themselves unleashes an uncontrollable rage that threatens to consume them and destroy the Seeker.
Wizard
5. Wizard
December 5, 2009
Zedd falls victim to a mysterious spell that strips him of his memories and his old age, causing him to believe that he must replace Richard with a new Seeker
Touched
4. Touched
November 28, 2009
Kahlan and Richard set out to rescue a mysterious girl who is the only other living Confessor, and try to prevent her from accidentally unleashing the power she possesses.
Broken
3. Broken
November 20, 2009
Cara is found to be guilty of a terrible crime from the past and is sentenced to be executed by Kahlan. Richard disagrees with Cara's punishment though, and tries to save her before she meets an untimely end.
Baneling
2. Baneling
November 14, 2009
The quest for the Stone of Tears brings Richard, Kahlan, Zedd and Cara to a D'Haran prison, where the dead return from the underworld to prey on the living.
Marked
1. Marked
November 7, 2009
Richard, Kahlan and Zedd's celebration of their victory over Darken Rahl is interrupted by an attack from a creature that escaped from the underworld. Meanwhile Cara jockeys for dominance with the Mord'Sith and the witch Shota reveals a prophecy about the Seeker that horrifies Zedd.
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The television program Legend of the Seeker aired for two seasons on ABC, beginning on November 1, 2008 and ending in 2010. The television program of Legend of the Seeker was produced by Disney and was based around the novels The Sword of Truth, written by Terry Goodkind. The television program follows around a young woods guide who goes by Richard Cypher. Other members of the story include Kahlan Amnel, a wizard known as Zeddicus and a warrior known as Cara. These different individuals in Legend of the Seeker all helped guard and protect individuals from destruction. However, if you have read the books or known the written timeline, you'll find the Legend of the Seeker television program is completely different from what the books are.

For the most part, Legend of the Seeker is simply based in the world of The Sword of Truth and not the actual events written by in the book. The series was canceled for several different reasons. For starters the overall ratings of the Legend of the Seeker program weren't terrible, but for the cost of production, it just wasn't worth renewing the program. The cost of the television show was high as it was completely filmed in New Zealand in high-definition.

Legend of the Seeker did receive a few different awards during the short run, including a primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Music Composition. The sound designers also received an Aotearoa Film and Television Award.

Currently, the Legend of the Seeker program aires in 60 different international markets. Although the television show doesn't air in the United States on television, it does appear online.

Legend of the Seeker is a series that is currently running and has 2 seasons (45 episodes). The series first aired on November 1, 2008.

Where to Watch Legend of the Seeker

Legend of the Seeker is available for streaming on the Syndicated website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Legend of the Seeker on demand at Amazon, Vudu, Microsoft Movies & TV, Google Play, Apple TV and ABC.

  • Premiere Date
    November 1, 2008
  • IMDB Rating
    7.6  (33,718)