- 1. Episode 1Watch on supported devicesApril 6, 201944minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishIn Oxford’s Bodleian library, brilliant American historian and reluctant witch Diana Bishop unwittingly calls up an ancient magical manuscript, Ashmole 782, which has been missing for centuries and finds herself confronted by acclaimed geneticist and vampire Matthew Clairmont, who is determined to get his hands on the book.
- 2. A Discovery of Witches Ep. 2September 20, 201842min16+SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishBlind to the interest she has stirred amongst creatures, Diana fights an increasing pull towards the magical and turns her back on her witch heritage, but matters take an unexpectedly dark turn when Satu is sent by Peter Knox to intimidate her.
- 3. A Discovery of Witches Ep. 3April 20, 201941min13+SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishDomenico takes information he’s extracted from Satu to menacing vampire Gerbert, who gains the advantage he has been waiting for. After sending Juliette into the world to do his bidding, Gerbert consults with Meridiana, the witch whom he keeps in thrall, but what does the prophecy she delivers mean?
- 4. A Discovery of Witches Ep. 4October 4, 201842min13+SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishMatthew’s hope of keeping Diana safe at Sept-Tours appears short-lived as Ysabeau refuses to welcome the warmblood under her roof.
- 5. A Discovery of Witches Ep. 5October 11, 201842min16+SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishGillian pays a heavy price for her disloyalty to Diana, but not before news that vampires are studying witch DNA reaches Knox. The fall-out threatens the fragile equilibrium between creatures and the focus is on ending Matthew and Diana’s relationship whatever the cost.
- 6. A Discovery of Witches Ep. 6October 18, 201842min16+SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishSatu brutally tortures Diana in Gerbert’s isolated castle ruins. Matthew, now sworn to hunt down and kill anyone who tries to harm Diana, attempts a daring airborne rescue mission with Baldwin in tow, but they are too late to prevent Satu invoking dark magic in a bid to open up Diana and see the magic inside her.
- 7. A Discovery of Witches Ep. 7October 25, 201843min16+SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishAfter confronting her aunts, Diana learns the tragic circumstances surrounding why she was spellbound as a child.
- 8. A Discovery of Witches Ep. 8May 25, 201944minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishMatthew’s attempt to rescue Diana from Juliette goes horribly wrong and Diana finally discovers just how lethal her magical powers can be. As Matthew lies dying, Diana must strike a dreadful bargain with the goddess and make the ultimate sacrificial pact with enduring consequences.
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Based on Deborah Harkness’s best-selling novel, A Discovery of Witches is 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.
- Deborah HarknessLachlan MacKinnon
- AMC Plus Drama
- Amazon Maturity Rating
- 16+ Young Adults. Learn more
- Content advisory
- Nudityfoul languagesexual contentviolence substance use alcohol use smoking