Bradley james dating
"We did manage a trip to Disneyland and Parc Asterix though." It must have been quite a thrill for the kids at the theme parks to see Mickey Mouse, Asterix and Merlin all at once.
But for Colin the biggest thrill was getting senior cast member and chief mentor Richard Wilson, aka, Giaus, on the Space Mountain at Disneyland. We were a bit worried about him but he's so resilient. But he was well up for it - although he did go home after that one. "There are definite parallels between our characters on and off-screen.
It's not like we were swinging a mace at each other or anything, just a bit unsure. "He's got a very dark sense of humour and I didn't really get it at first.
Wearing sackcloth, the 23-yearold Ulsterman's taking time out in the on-set canteen, a giant marquee in the outskirts of the chateau's vast grounds. He picks up on people's quirks and habits and is very good at impressions. But we've grown used to each other when we've been filing together. When we're here in France, we sometimes go into Paris at the weekends.
We're used to the quirks now." Between filming in Cardiff and France, Armagh-born Colin - who studied drama at Glasgow's RSAMD - admits tough filming schedules mean they've not had much time for a social life. "But sometimes we're filming from noon until midnight so you don't get to see much other than the Merlin 'family'.
Bradley took time out between breaks in filming, sitting beneath a pine tree in full medieval knight garb, to describe the lead men's relationship.
The 24-year-old, from Devon, said: "When we first met each other we were a bit standoffish.
We do a lot of talking nonsense." Laughing, he added: "I suppose that it is a bromance.I heard that term for the first time recently in America. So long as it's not taken too literally." Colin, meanwhile, is saying rather less on the matter.