Trick Lost Girl



TV Series


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Portrayed by Richard Howland

Trick is the current acting Ash (local leader of the light Fae). He use to be a light elder and the owner of the bar Dal Riata. He also the blood king who wrote the blood laws which govern the fae world. Trick has the ability to make anything he writes in his blood come true but his power has unintended consequences. Trick is the father of Aife and grandfather of Bo.

Early Life

Trick was married to Isabeau who died during the great fae war trying to forge a peace between the light and dark fae. After her death Trick wrote in his book of blood making a truce between the light and dark fae known as the blood laws.

His daughter Aife broke her father laws by leading a light fae rebellion to avenge the death of her mother. She killed a dark fae elder before she was defeated and fled to her father seeking sanctuary. Trick in order to maintain peace handed his daughter over to the dark fae to be executed but she ended up with a dark king who imprisoned her and tortured her for centuries.

Trick became cruel in enforcing the blood laws alienating the leaders of the light and dark fae. He was offered a truce to give up his powers to a council of fae elders who were to be reborn using the origin seed leaving them without emotion and totally committed to the blood laws. Trick agreed and was suppose to become the sixth member of the Una Mens but he escape with his seed to keep his individuality. Centuries later Trick recruited Dyson to travel to the new world to start a new fae colony.

Season 1

Trick was a local fae elder and bartender at the dial rita when Bo was discovered by the fae. He used his influence to convince the Ash and the Morrigan to keep Bo alive until they learned more about her. Trick became a mentor to Bo offering her advise and information concerning fae related cases.

Trick became concern when Bo and Dyson began seeing each other, he advised Dyson to end their relationship believing Bo won't react well when discover they been keeping secret about her mother identity.  As Aife attacked Dyson, Trick was forced Trick to tell Bo the truth about her mother Aife admitted she was a member of his clan who broke the blood law and he was forced to hand over to the dark fae but he didn't tell Bo he was Aife father.

As Aife began using her thralls as suicide bombers to wipe out the leadership of the light fae hoping to start a war between the light and dark fae Kenzi convinced Trick to use his blood to help Bo. He used his blood to make Aife have a change of heart which cause her to sacrifice herself for her daughter.

Season 2

Trick became concern when light and dark fae began killing each other in random acts of violence. As he learned Nain Rouge had appeared to Bo warning her of a great evil that could bring about the extinction of the Fae, Trick used an old ritual causing him vision where he encounter and learned about the Garuda a powerful creature that had awoken due to Trick using his blood on Aife. He learned the Garuda was coming after him to restart the war between the light and dark fae by using Trick blood.

Bo suspected Trick was her father and confronted him. He denied her claim admitting he was her grandfather and the father of Aife. Trick was captured by the Garuda who tried to convince him to un-write the blood laws showing him visions of his past where his wife went behind his back to forge a peace between the light and dark fae. The process left Trick mind vulnerable for the Garuda to possessed his body so he could un-write the blood laws. Bo arrived in time to stop the Garuda, she infected Trick body with Lachlan venom which killed the Garuda.  Bo manage to revive Trick using her grandmother essence which contain healing properties.

Season 3

Trick became a mentor to Hale as he became the acting Ash. He became concern when Bo began feeding off innocent people and realised she was going though the dawning a fae form of evolution where she will either pass the ceremony and become stronger or turn into an underfae. Trick recruited Stella a dawning expert to help Bo pass the dawning ceremony. Trick and Stella develop a relationship.

After Bo passed the ceremony and revived Dyson using her new abilities Trick realised the identity of Bo father.  The Morrigan had Hale removed as the acting Ash and had plans to kill Trick but Hale came to his rescue. For his safety Trick went into hiding with Stella until thing calmed down.

Season 4

Trick returned to town after his relationship with Stella didn't work out. Like his friends he lost his memory of Bo after she was abducted, he began to regain some of his memory as he came into contact with a photo of Bo. He tracked down his daughter Aife as his memory were restored causing Aife to attack him. Trick survived the attack admitted he wounded Aife but she manage to escape.

Trick began to suspect he was connected to the Wanderer, he went to Wai Len sister who forced him to remember Rainer a dark fae he defeated and wrote out of existence using his blood for defying the blood laws.

Trick was made the local light fae elder by the Una Mens who had no memory of him as the blood king. He became concern when the Una Men seed was stolen from him, he asked Bo not to kill the Una Mens since their powers would fall into the hand of the person who stole the seed which was later discovered to be Massimo. Trick help Bo during her fight with Massimo and the Remnants.

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Nain Rouge