Trick Lost Girl



TV Series


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Portrayed by Richard Howland

Trick is bartender and grandfather of Bo. He the current Ash in charge of the local light fae. Centuries ago he used to be the blood king who wrote the blood laws that governs the fae world. Trick has the ability to make anything he write in his blood come true, his powers always come with unintended consequences.

Early Life

Centuries ago Trick was the blood king, his people the light fae were at war with the dark fae. Trick grew tired of the constant war between the light and dark and considered ending the war using his blood. His wife Isabua convinced him not to use his blood since it comes with unintended consequences. She wanted to meet with a dark fae leader Horvis to arrange peace talk but Trick unwilling to trust Hovis forbid his wife from meeting with the dark fae leader.

Issabua defied her husband and met with Horvi but before they could come to a truce they were both killed. Trick suspected the dark fae were responsible, he was unaware his war minister Alistor gave the order for Issabua murder, Trick later punished Alistor when he learn his minister had been working for the dark fae.

Trick used his blood forge a truce between the light and dark fae. Not everyone accept the peace, Trick daughter Aife angry at her mother death lead a light fae rebellion and killed a dark fae leader. After been defeated she fled to Trick seeking sanctuary. Trick wanting to maintain pace with the dark fae handed his daughter over to the dark fae to be executed, he tried to prevent her death by writing in his book of blood but something always went wrong, Aife instead of been executed was imprisoned and tortured for centuries by a dark king.

Trick became ruthless in enforcing the blood war and rebellion broke out, Rainer an enemy of Trick won many battle against Trick using his ability of foresight. Trick used his blood to make Rainer general turn against him, he also stopped Valkyrie Tasmin from taking Rainer soul to Valhalla by offering to give her more lifetime. Trick banished Rainer soul from existing causing everyone to forget Rainer ever existed.

Unrest continued forcing Trick to make a deal with the other leaders of the light and dark fae to give up his powers to a group of elder fae who were reborn using the Una Men seed so they would share a hive mind and would be totally committed to the blood laws. Trick was suppose to become the sixth member but wanting to keep his individuality, he stole his seed and fled. Centuries later Trick was in Paris where he helped Dyson and recruited him to travel to the new world to start a new fae colony.

Season 1

Trick was a local light fae elder and bartender at the dial rita when Bo was discovered by the fae. He convinced the Ash and the Morrigan to keep Bo alive until they learned more about her admitting they might come a time when they need to remove her.

After Dyson introduce Bo to Trick he becomes her mentor offering Bo advice and information on fae related cases. Trick became concern when Dyson and Bo slept together, he asked Dyson to end his relationship with Bo believing she won't react well when she learn they been keeping secret about her mother.

Trick tried to protect Dyson when he was accused of murdering dark fae Baal, Trick went against the Ash who wanted Dyson to hand himself over to the dark fae, Trick tried to gain support from other light fae elders leading to rivalry between the two leader which continued despite Dyson been cleared.

After Aife attacked Dyson, Trick was forced to tell Bo her mother Aife was a member of his clan and he was responsible for handing her over to the dark fae for execution. Trick tried to warn the Ash of danger Aife represented but he didn't take the threat seriously and tried to use the opportunity to punish Trick.

As Bo went off to battle Aife, Kenzi convinced him to use his blood to help Bo, he wrote in his book of blood causing Aife to have a change of heart and sacrifice herself for her daughter.

Season 2

Trick became concern when light and dark fae began killing each other in random acts of violence. He learned Bo had been visited by Nain Rouge who warned her a great evil that could bring about the extinction of the Fae. Trick used an old ritual to see into the future where he learned during the great fae war the Garuda was feeding off the hatred off the fae. Trick using his blood on Aife had caused the Garuda to awaken, he plans to use Trick blood to restart the great fae war.

Bo began to suspect Trick was her father when she 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 and how his wife death was cause by his own war minister Alistor, the process left Trick mind vulnerable for the Garuda to possessed his body so he could un-write the blood laws. Bo intervene using Lachlan venom killed the Garuda and brought Trick back from the dead using her grandmother essence which contain healing properties.

Season 3

Trick began to mentor Hale as he became the acting Ash. He became concern when Bo starting killing people and discovered she was going though the dawning a fae form of evolution where she will have to pass a fae ceremony or turn into an underfae. Trick recruited Stella a dawning expert to help Bo, he became romantically involved with Stella as she prepared Bo for the ceremony.

After the dawning Bo used her powers to revive Dyson which lead Trick to realise the identity of Bo father. As human abducted Dyson the Morrigan used the opportunity to convince the light fae elder to remove Hale as the acting Ash, she also had Trick kidnapped but Hale came to his rescue. For his safety Trick went into hiding with Stella until things calmed down.

Season 4

Trick returned after his relationship with Stella didn't work out. He lost memory of Bo as she was on the death train but began to remember her as he came into contact with a photo of Bo. He came across his daughter Aife as his memory returned, she attacked him but he survived the attack telling Dyson he wounded her and she fled.

After Bo return Trick was chosen to become the acting Ash by the Una Mens who had no memory of Trick. 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 wrote out of existence. Bo freed Rainer from the death train and together they killed the Una Mens.

Trick was concern when his seed was stolen, he tried to warn Bo not to kill the Una Men because his stolen seed would then contain the collective power of the Una Mens, not realising Bo had already killed the Una Mens. Massimo had taken the seed and killed by Bo.

Season 5

Trick learning a fae was feeding off the crowds during a football game realise they were an ancient group of fae that feed of their children and their descend, he was also shocked to learn Hades was responsible for imprisoning Aife in Tarturus and was Bo father.

Trick accompanied Bo and the gang to the ancient party when he had vision of the world been destroyed, he realised the Nyx was responsible for turning everything into nothingness. He showed Bo the Jack in the box which was the only way to contain the Nyx.

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