“Atlantis” season 1, episode 12: “Touched by the Gods” (Part 1) premieres tonight on BBC America.
In the first part of a two-episode series, Jason ends up being reminded of his promise to Circe and her grim warning should he fail to honor their pact. He is instructed that he must kill the Queen.
“Atlantis” is set in a time of legendary heroes and mythical creatures. A mysterious place; a world of bull leaping, of snake haired Goddesses and of palaces so vast it was said they were built by giants – this is the lost city of Atlantis. It’s into this strange, compelling realm that the young Jason arrives and an amazing adventure begins, bringing to life the vast store of Greek myths and legends.
“Atlantis” season 1, episode 12: “Touched by the Gods” (Part 1) airs Saturday December 21, 10:00 p.m. EST, on BBC America. Check out the sneak peek below.