The Magicians (2015–2020)
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The Source of Magic 

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Quentin is distraught as he faces expulsion for his involvement in an otherworldly attack on Brakebills, while Julia delves deeper into underground magic and takes a test to prove herself to the Hedge Witches.

Director:

Scott Smith

Writers:

Sera Gamble (created for television by), John McNamara (created for television by) | 3 more credits »
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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Jason Ralph ... Quentin Coldwater
Stella Maeve ... Julia Wicker
Olivia Taylor Dudley ... Alice Quinn
Hale Appleman ... Eliot Waugh
Arjun Gupta ... William 'Penny' Adiyodi
Summer Bishil ... Margo Hanson
Jade Tailor ... Kady Orloff-Diaz
Rick Worthy ... Henry Fogg
Anne Dudek ... Pearl Sunderland
Kacey Rohl ... Marina Andrieski
Michael Cassidy ... James
David Call ... Pete
Esmé Bianco ... Eliza
Lev Grossman Lev Grossman ... Dev Fleischman
Anthony Marble ... The Beast

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Storyline

Quentin is distraught as he faces expulsion for his involvement in an otherworldly attack on Brakebills, while Julia delves deeper into underground magic and takes a test to prove herself to the Hedge Witches.

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Genres:

Drama | Fantasy | Mystery

Certificate:

TV-14
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The character Dev Fleischman -- author of a scholarly text on the Fillory books and their author, Christopher Plover, and seen in the video that Quentin shows Alice -- is played by Lev Grossman, the real-life author of The Magicians trilogy on which this series is based. See more »

Quotes

Eliza: Can I level with you?
Quentin Coldwater: I wish you would.
Eliza: You're not very remarkable. You're smart, but no genius. You do magic, but nothing special. And the worst is, you're so eager to belong, you even forget why you're here.
Quentin Coldwater: Why *am* I here?
Eliza: You dreamed of it, didn't you, "Fillory", before the attack, like a warning?
Quentin Coldwater: Yeah, did you - how did you...?
Eliza: Because I've dreamed of it too. And I've looked into that Beast's eyes. What? Do you think you have a destiny?
Quentin Coldwater: Um, yes
Eliza: Yeah. I used to believe that crap too when I...
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Bobby's Flowers
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Performed by The Delta Riggs
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

25 January 2016 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

New Orleans, Louisiana, USA

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Color
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