The Musketeers (BBC America) Episode 9 “Knight Takes Queen”

The Musketeers (BBC America) Episode 9 Knight Takes Queen

The Musketeers episode 9 “Knight Takes Queen” premieres Sunday, August 17th at 9PM ET/PT on BBC America.

Episode Synopsis: The Musketeers episode 9 “Knight Takes Queen” – Queen Anne’s taking of the waters is cut short when her life is put in mortal danger. Meanwhile Louis dines with wealthy German banker, Count Mellendorf, who is looking for a French match for his beautiful daughter.

As the Musketeers try to spirit Anne back to Paris, they’re forced to seek refuge in a fortified convent, where Aramis comes face-to-face with his past. Under siege and fearful for their lives the Mother Superior and nuns help the Musketeers to defend the convent but what will they do once they run out of ammunition….?

Show Summary: BBC AMERICA’s new co-production drama series, The Musketeers, is set on the streets of seventeenth century Paris, where law and order is more of an idea than a reality. In addition to being King Louis XIII’s personal bodyguards, Athos, Aramis and Porthos stand resolutely for social justice, honor, valor, love – and for the thrill of it. The 10-part season (10 x 75mins), created by Adrian Hodges (My Week With Marilyn, Primeval), premieres on BBC AMERICA Sunday, June 22, 9:00pm ET and a second season will air in 2015.