Merlin the Magician is alive and well and living as an auto mechanic in San Francisco. Upon orders from his boss Alexandra, Merlin attempts to train his teenage employee at the garage, Zac, to be his heir apparent. Most of the show's comedy comes from Zac's inexperience with his powers and the characters' attempts to keep Merlin's identity a secret.
    The series only ran for 22 episodes over the rating season Oct 1981 - Aug '82.
    Starring Clark Brandon as Zac and Barnard Hughes as the delightul Max Merlin.