He was described by Tristan as a person who dislikes strangers, known to cut off the heads of his enemies and hangs them on his walls. As adults, all four of Lot and Anna-Morgause's sons became knights of Arthur's court. Recurring: Uther Pendragon • King Lot • Brastias • Ulfius • Bridget • Leodegrance • Sir Ector. At first, he declines Morgan's offer, wondering why he should marry her when he could just kill her and take the castle, or take her stepmother, Igraine for his wife instead. Also known as: On the same morning, by King Uther's request, two fellow kings — Lot and Nantres — marry two of Uther's daughters, and the third daughter, Morgan le Fay, is put to school in a nunnery and becomes a necromancer; she later marries King Uriens. Lot also rules over many villages in this kingdom, including Ealdor. Morgan then invites her father's most powerful enemy, King Lot to her father's castle to formalize an alliance. A powerful warrior on the battlefield, he despises being made a fool of and can dispatch enemies with a single blow. Merlin has Arthur reclaim the legacy sword in the stone, known here as the sword of Mars, to prove his worthiness as king. King Uther dies suddenly and Britain faces chaos when Merlin appoints Arthur, the unknown king's son and heir, as new king by birthright against his half-sister's ambitious plans. Race: Being a man's man, he doesn't take well to being made a fool out of in front of his men and ties her to a post in the middle of a meadow overnight. King Lotwas ruler over Gododdin in Northern Britain. Lot's death was be avenged by his son, Gawaine. Merlin, Uther's most trusted adviser, visits a young man named Arthur, who has no direction in life. Lot was the King of Lothian. Eventually, he becomes charmed by her forward and manipulative personality and is intrigued by her plans and takes her up on her offer. The Origins of Merlin. While Lot was held hostage at Uther's Court, Lot and Anna-Morgause had a wild love-affair, resulting in the birth of their son Gawaine. On his return to Camelot, Lot and Morgan insult Arthur in front of some other warlords. Human James Purefoy has never once appeared on Merlin. Belief in Arthur’s expected return to his country was kept alive in … Morgan did not take well to Lot putting her in her place and realized that he was easily capable of controlling her, or even disposing of her if he wished, so she decides to dispose of him quickly so that she could continue to carry out her schemes as she wished. He begins schemes of his own, kidnapping Arthur's adoptive parents and torturing them. In the final assault, Lot was slain by Pellinore. Merlin deceived Lot with a tale of prophecy causing Lot to arrive on the battlefield late. Lot was then married to Anna Morgause and they had three more sons: Agravaine, Gaheris, and Gareth. Here’s where things get interesting. Lot is first mentioned as a loyal vassal to Uther Pendragon, King of Britain, in the king's wars against Octa, the Saxon King of Kent. Has Never even heard of Morgan. With that Merlin vanished and came to King Arthur, and bade him set on them fiercely. He is known for his brutish personality.He is the Secondary Antagonist of the series. Such a ruler first appeared late in the 1st millennium's hagiographicalmaterial concerning Saint Kentigern(also known as Saint Mungo), which feature a Leudonus, king of Leudonia, a Latin name for Lothian. The Adventures of Merlin, which premiered on September 20, 2008 on the BBC, was a retelling of the timeless legends of Camelot, King Arthur, Guinevere, Lancelot and of course Merlin … It is not certain how these legends originated or whether the figure of Arthur was based on a historical person. He is best known as the father of Sir Gawain. King LOT declares his undying love for Caroline Lynch. He says that they would re-evaluate their agreement in the morning when she had learned her place - if the wolves didn't get to her first. When Arthur insults Lot in return, Lot becomes angry and confronts Arthur with the slaying of his son and then reveals Arthur's adoptive mother as his captive, and executes her right in front of Arthur. He is used to an unquestioned leadership, and while brutish and warlike, he is not stupid. Malory's King Lot, however, is shown to be jealous and brooding and malicious. Lot was killed in battle by Sir Ector, who was avenging the death of his wife. Gender: When King Uther fell ill, Lot became the leader of the British forces against the Saxons under Octa and Eosa. The one of these men was a certain very powerful enchanter and sometime prophet known to men as Merlin the Wise; and he gave very good counsel unto Uther-Pendragon. The Sword in the Stone: Part One (Mentioned only) The Sword in the Stone: Part Two) (Mentioned only) Lot was then married to Anna Morgause and they had three more sons: Agravaine, Gaheris, and Gareth. He is often amused by her cold manner and scheming ways. Merlin reads his prophecies to King Vortigern in Geoffrey of Monmouth’s Prophetiae Merlini (c. 1250-1270) – British Library MS Cotton Claudius B VII f.224. She would need to get it without raising Lot… Lot was one of the principal kin… He loves power, wealth, beer, and Caroline Lynch and war, and can be found often in the great hall of his castle surrounded by his men and drinking beer. Soon after he leaves Camelot, however, he is given the news that his eldest son was killed by Arthur on the way to Camelot. Family: They have four sons together, all of whom go on to serve Arthur as Knights of the Round Table. The fact that he was Uther's greatest rival only sweetened the deal. She invited him to form an alliance with her as she needed a powerful king with an army to rule beside her. Lot, along with his fellow kings slain in the battle, were interred in the Church of Saint Stephen's in Camelot. 100% of the sale of this item will benefit Friends of Delta Township Library. Cenred struck an accord of peace with Camelot, which took many years to make. Merlin told the rebels that they should stint, because Arthur will still prevail even while their strength is 10 times more. This seems to frighten Morgan as the next morning when he came to collect her, she was fearful of him. They possibly originated in Wales or northern Britain. King Lot is the current ruler of Essetir, replacing King Cenred who was killed under Morgause's orders. https://merlin.fandom.com/wiki/Lot?oldid=203357. Together the kings come close to routing King Lot and his allies, but they stop once Merlin counsels Arthur to quit while they’re ahead. He is a powerful general with a large army and many supporters. Merlin is a creature born of pagan magic, living in a world converting to Christianity. In the ensuing civil war, Lot was one of the main opposing kings, often holding the other kings together by the sheer strength of his personality. THEN King Arthur made ready his host in ten battles and Nero was ready in the field afore the Castle Terrabil with a great host, and he had ten battles, with many more people than Arthur had. This reveals that he had traits of a cruel yet strong and brutal leader (The Sword in the Stone). In some versions of the legend, including the seminal text Le Morte d'Arthur, she is the mother of Gawain and Mordred, both key players in the story of King Arthur and his downfall. In chapter 4, Micha text only mentioned Arthur having two half-sisters, the youngest being Morgan , while the eldest wasn’t named, but traditionally the wife of King Lot was known as Morgause or Morgawse . To escape a toxic relationship, Merlin applies for a chance of a lifetime job in London working for Wake Up Camelot!, the BBC’s flagship breakfast TV show. Cenred thought little of towns in the outlying regions of his kingdom, so when Ealdor pleaded with him to help them fight Kanen's brigands he refused to send any troops despite his vast military force (The Moment of Truth). Male Merlin warns Arthur of the threat, and suggests Arthur ask for help from two kings, King Ban and King Bors, and then return the favor by fighting in their wars. When King Uther is poisoned to death, Merlin seeks his unknown son Arthur to help him become King. With Merlin's help the huge stones were taken back to England and set up at Stonehenge. Merlin, 1988 . This King was very greatly aided unto the achievement of the Pendragonship of the realm by the help of two men, who rendered him great assistance in all that he did. They all agreed, however, to grant Arthur safe passage from the tower to speak with them. The Queen of Orkney, today best known as Morgause / m ɔːr ˈ ɡ eɪ z / and also known as Morgawse and other spellings and names, is a character in later Arthurian traditions. James Purefoy guest starred on the first two episodes of Camelot as King Lot. King Lot is hopelessly in love with Caroline Lynch. Lot was one of the principal kings that refused to accept Arthur when he pulled forth the sword and was crowned as Uther's successor. The legend of King Arthur (Paul Curran), this time, from the perspective of the King's Wizard, Merlin (Sam Neill). On Merlin's insistence, King Arthur left the tower with a small entourage that included the Archbishop of Canterbury. In the romances, Lot is usually called “King of Orcanie” but is also often “King of Lothian and Orcanie”. He is also a loving husband and father, and he is a man who, when he realizes his mistakes, tries to atone for them. She warned Merlin of Lot's surprise attack, allowing them to be prepared. Merlin is beside Arthur as he gains Excalibur, builds Camelot, and is betrayed by his wife, Guinevere (Lena Headey). Affiliation: As adults, all four of Lot and Anna-Morgause's sons became knights of Arthur's court. Morgana and King Lot conspire to attack Camelot and take the throne. While the latter series has had some fun recurring villains in the second and third seasons (Morgause and Cenred were a big reason … King Lot: King of Orkney. the tournament at logres; king lot and his sons; and morgan and gyomar: notes [Fols. Ambrosius sent for the magician, who advised him to obtain the Dance of Giants stones from Ireland. When King Uther fell ill, Lot became the leader of the British forces against the Saxons under Octa and Eosa. The child is born and delivered unchristened to Merlin. Morgana, Arthur’s half sister, believes she is the rightful heir and forms an alliance with King Lot to try and gain control of the throne. 2. King Arthur, 1989. He then informs him that he has five days to mourn and then leave Camelot, or he will come kill him as well. Cenred (possibly) Some of the kings marveled at Merlin’s words, but others, like King Lot, called him a witch. Lot Luwddoc (of the Host) is the famous king of legend who married Anna-Morgause, the half-sister of the great King Arthur, and became father of Gawain. Merlin distracted King Lot while Arthur destroyed Nero and his host, then Pellinore killed Lot, and Balin and Balan killed or captured all the rest, in accordance Merlin’s prophesies. Written by Filipe Manuel Neto Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis Yet, he showed an odd bit of affection for her as he explained his new plan for taking out Arthur, and then jokes that she had been a good girl and if she was lucky he would let her ride on the back of his horse. 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