The Magicians

The Magicians

Based on Lev Grossman’s New York Times best-selling fantasy trilogy, "The Magicians" centers on Quentin Coldwater, a brilliant grad student chosen to attend Brakebills University for Magical Pedagogy, a secret upstate New York university specializing in magic. He and his 20-something friends soon discover that the magical fantasy world they read about as children is all too real - and poses grave danger to humanity.
Based on Lev Grossman’s New York Times best-selling fantasy trilogy, "The Magicians" centers on Quentin Coldwater, a brilliant grad student chosen to attend Brakebills University for Magical Pedagogy, a secret upstate New York university specializing in magic. He and his 20-something friends soon discover that the magical fantasy world they read about as children is all too real - and poses grave danger to humanity.

Season 2 (16 episodes)

  • 1. Knight of Crowns

    Original air date: 01/25/2017 Runtime: 46:03 min.

    Original air date: 01/25/2017 Runtime: 46:03 min. In the aftermath of their clash with The Beast, Quentin and his friends scramble for a new plan, while Julia and The Beast strike a dangerous deal.

  • 2. Hotel Spa Potions

    Original air date: 02/01/2017 Runtime: 43:05 min.

    Original air date: 02/01/2017 Runtime: 43:05 min. Quentin, Alice, Penny and Margo seek a new weapon. Eliot struggles with being king. Julia and The Beast find an unexpected ally.

  • 3. Divine Elimination

    Original air date: 02/08/2017 Runtime: 41:05 min.

    Original air date: 02/08/2017 Runtime: 41:05 min. Quentin and friends prepare to face The Beast again, while Julia conspires with The Beast and their new ally to lure and trap Reynard.

  • 4. The Flying Forest

    Original air date: 02/15/2017 Runtime: 43:03 min.

    Original air date: 02/15/2017 Runtime: 43:03 min. Quentin and Penny embark upon a quest. Margo works on a way to help Eliot. Julia seeks out an old friend's help.

  • 5. Cheat Day

    Original air date: 02/22/2017 Runtime: 43:00 min.

    Original air date: 02/22/2017 Runtime: 43:00 min. Quentin adjusts to his new life. Penny seeks help from an unexpected source. Eliot and Margo contend with the dangers of ruling. Julia and Kady discover another consequence of Reynard's attack.

  • 6. The Cock Barrens

    Original air date: 03/01/2017 Runtime: 43:03 min.

    Original air date: 03/01/2017 Runtime: 43:03 min. Quentin strives to help a friend who is suffering. Eliot and Margo's negotiations take a shocking turn. Julia and Kady discover a possible key to stopping Reynard.

  • 7. Plan B

    Original air date: 03/08/2017 Runtime: 41:04 min.

    Original air date: 03/08/2017 Runtime: 41:04 min. Quentin continues his quest to try and free Alice’s soul. Meanwhile, as Julia and Kady search for a way to exorcise Reynard’s demon spawn from Julia, they come up with a daring and outlandish plan to fund the procedure. In the process, Eliot suffers a critical injury while Julia unknowingly gives an invaluable sacrifice for her cure.

  • 8. Word As Bond

    Original air date: 03/15/2017 Runtime: 43:11 min.

    Original air date: 03/15/2017 Runtime: 43:11 min. Julia, Kady, Penny and Quentin set out to find another spawn of Reynard as Kady struggles to reveal to Julia the consequences of her recent procedure. Quentin reluctantly enlists the help of Alice’s Niffin to save the Brakebills gang by creating a word as bond spell with her...but quickly regrets it once realizing its true motives. With a war waging between Fillory and Loria and an unconscious High King Eliot, Julia takes matters into her own hands which puts Fillory, and Margo, in a difficult situation.

  • 9. Lesser Evils

    Original air date: 03/22/2017 Runtime: 43:05 min.

    Original air date: 03/22/2017 Runtime: 43:05 min. Dean Fogg and Professor Lipson attempt to rid Quentin of Alice’s Niffin but he refuses to let Alice go. Meanwhile, with magic fading in Fillory, Eliot agrees to a risky duel with King Idri of Loria, in lieu of a war, in the hopes that it will gain the respect of the Fillorians in the process. Julia, Penny and Kady locate Reynard’s son in an effort to lure Reynard to them. In the process, Julia uses Quentin in a way that shocks everyone involved, including herself.

  • 10. The Girl Who Told Time

    Original air date: 03/29/2017 Runtime: 42:45 min.

    Original air date: 03/29/2017 Runtime: 42:45 min. The Royal Court of Fillory prepares for Eliot’s nuptials as he endeavors to win over the Fillorians with the extravagant event. Penny begins his contractual obligations to the Neitherlands Library as Kady searches for any information about god killing. Quentin experiences a mind-bending vision while on a drug-laced trip that sends him and Julia on a mysterious quest.

  • 11. The Rattening

    Original air date: 04/05/2017 Runtime: 43:11 min.

    Original air date: 04/05/2017 Runtime: 43:11 min. Quentin accompanies Julia to the underworld on a journey to help her recover her shade. Penny has plans to use his Neitherlands Library position to gain access to a mysterious room that houses literature about god killing, for Kady. Eliot and Margo discover that a strange spell has been cast over Fillory, turning many of its inhabitants into rats. With the help of Reynard, Senator Gaines begins to realize his birthright.

  • 12. Ramifications

    Original air date: 04/12/2017 Runtime: 45:01 min.

    Original air date: 04/12/2017 Runtime: 45:01 min. After Julia makes a surprising sacrifice for Quentin, he uses this opportunity to Alice’s benefit....or so he thought. Eliot attempts to find his way back to Fillory to save his kingdom while Penny and Sylvia try to find a way into the Poison Room to retrieve god killing literature. With the loss of her shade, Julia seeks Kady’s guidance as her conscience while they attempt to harness Senator Gaines’s power to destroy Reynard. Margo ventures to Fairyland to rescue Fen.

  • 13. We Have Brought You Little Cakes

    Original air date: 04/19/2017 Runtime: 46:22 min.

    Original air date: 04/19/2017 Runtime: 46:22 min. Dean Fogg and Professor Lipson are in a race against time to find a cure for Penny’s sickness from his journey to the Poison Room while Quentin and Julia, adjusting to her recently recovered shade, embark on a quest to find Umber for help in devising a strategy to convince Ember to let them keep Fillory. Eliot hopes to lure Ember to Fillory in an attempt to reclaim his throne and save the kingdom. Alice tries to make sense of mortal life after being a Niffin while Kady thinks of a plan that just might save Penny’s life.

  • 101. The Magicians S2: A New Quest

    Original air date: 12/15/2016 Runtime: 2:21 min.

    Original air date: 12/15/2016 Runtime: 2:21 min. Get the inside scoop on Season 2 of The Magicians, as the cast discusses what to expect following last season’s epic twists and turns.

  • 102. The Magicians S2: Character Journeys

    Original air date: 12/15/2016 Runtime: 2:20 min.

    Original air date: 12/15/2016 Runtime: 2:20 min. Follow the journeys of your favorite characters from The Magicians, and get a sneak peak at what’s in store for them in Season 2.

  • 103. The Magicians S2: Fantasy With a Twist

    Original air date: 12/15/2016 Runtime: 2:33 min.

    Original air date: 12/15/2016 Runtime: 2:33 min. The Magicians isn’t your typical fantasy story. Hear the cast talk about what makes this series unique, surprising, and absolutely must-see.