2012 also saw Dormer taking over the role of Lord Beric Dondarrion, known as the "Lightning Lord", the leader of the "Brotherhood Without Banners" for Season 3 of HBO series Game of Thrones. The marcher lord[6] is betrothed to Lady Allyria Dayne of Starfall. Lord Beric Dondarrion is a character from A Song of Ice and Fire and its television adaptation Game of Thrones. Lord Calvin Dondarrion is a major character in the second, third, fourth and fifth seasons, and a recurring character in the first. However, Beric is revived by Thoros, much to the surprise of the captives. Beric's memory is impaired, having forgotten details about his castle and the woman he was pledged to marry. Beric Dondarrion was portrayed by David Michael Scott in Season 1. Sweet friend. There is a dark ring around his throat from being hanged, and there is a terrible gash in his chest from where the Hound killed him. [4], It is revealed that Beric had been mortally wounded by Ser Gregor Clegane's lance at the Mummer's Ford, but his squire Edric Dayne and Green Gergen protected him and helped him to escape. In the battle that followed Beric is reportedly killed after being impaled with a lance by Ser Gregor. Thus, viewers will not remember Scott, they assumed. [22] The outlaws slay Burton's column of westermen in a trap. Six times is too many. [11] The mysterious Stoneheart is rumored to be Beric's lover. Who knighted me, old friend? The head of House Dondarrion was a minor character in the first season before he remerged in Game of Thrones season 3 as a member of the Brotherhood. [31], According to George R. R. Martin, Beric is never "alive" again after his first death; his heart isn't beating and blood is not flowing through his veins. First off, Arya’s father, Ned Stark, originally tasked Beric and his men with executing Gregor Clegane, aka the Mountain. Sometimes I think I was born on the bloody grass in that grove of ash, with the taste of fire in my mouth and a hole in my chest. Afterwards, he returns to Eastwatch, where he remains until the attack by the Night King and his dragon wight. Note: this article contains spoilers from the latest Game of Thrones episode 'The Long Night'.. In either 294 AC or 295 AC,[N 1] Beric was betrothed to Lady Allyria Dayne. He is visiting King's Landing when the series begins. [5], Beric comes to King's Landing to fight in the Hand's tourney celebrating Eddard Stark's appointment as Hand of the King. Thoros refused to revive Catelyn, so Beric passed the flame of life from him to her. By the time that Robb Stark and his allies are fighting the Lannister armies near the Trident, Beric's survivors continually raid the Lannisters' foraging parties. [4] He rides a black courser and wears a black satin cloak decorated with stars. He's here, he's there, he's everywhere, but when you send men after him, he melts away like dew. [13] Beric is a dashing[12] but inexperienced young man. The role was recast and given to Richard Dormer in Season 3 onwards. Are you my mother, Thoros?[6]. Beric Dondarrion is the Lord of Blackhaven and the head of House Dondarrion, a vassal house to House Baratheon of Storm's End. Find out more about this character that Melisandre knows. George R. R. Martin's Thoros The Red Priest then resurrects him. Passed the flame of life to resurrect Lady. Beric Dondarrion is the Lord of Blackhaven in The Stormlands. [14], Beric's party is ambushed in the battle at the Mummer's Ford, however, with many killed. House Dondarrion is sworn to House Baratheon of Storm’s End. The lightning lord, who was played by Richard Dormer , fought valiantly in Season … He later makes Edric his squire. How do you fight a man like that? Life surely brought him full circle. Beric Dondarrion. Beric was the Lord of Blackhaven when he made his Game of Thrones debut. Advertisement . Thoros, commonly known as Thoros of Myr, is a recurring character in the third season. Six times, Thoros? [29][30], Ser Jaime Lannister is prepared to fight Beric and his outlaws, not realizing the lightning lord has died for the final time. If you don’t recall, Beric first appeared in season 1 (then played by David Michael Scott), when Ned Stark, acting as Hand of the King, charged him … That one particular death really took a lot out of him. Beric Dondarrion, also known as the lightning lord because of his sigil,[10] is the Lord of Blackhaven and head of House Dondarrion. [5], The lightning lord is everywhere and nowhere, skinny squirrel. [26] Mariya Darry, Amerei Frey, and Ser Daven Lannister believe the river lords and smallfolk are helping Beric. [5], Merrett Frey goes to Oldstones to ransom Petyr Frey from the brotherhood, but Tom Sevenstrings tells him that Beric is elsewhere. Beric Dondarrion can now finally rest in peace on Game of Thrones after fulfilling his purpose. REST IN PEACE, BERIC DONDARRION. In Game of Thrones' first season, Beric was played by David Michael Scott; Dormer took over the role in season three. He had a … Beric was killed several more times, but was repeatedly brought back to life by Thoros. [4], Even brave men blind themselves sometimes, when they are afraid to see. What were my favorite foods? The actor portraying Dondarrion in season one is David Michael Scott. He later makes Edric his squire. After years of fighting in the Riverlands, Beric travels north after witnessing Sandor Clegane receive visions from the Lord of Light. [11], In either 294 AC or 295 AC,[N 1] Beric was betrothed to Lady Allyria Dayne. He is an Australian actor, though. Despite Sandor's fear of fire, he is able to slay Beric, cleaving him from shoulder to breastbone. [17], Rumors have Beric as missing or perhaps dead. Much cooler to watch than a trailer because we … [33], Guardsman: Here to fight in the Hand's tourney, my lord?Beric: Here to win the Hand's tourney. Following their betrothal, Beric took Allyria's nephew Edric Dayne, the seven-year-old Lord of Starfall, back with him to Blackhaven to serve as his page. [22], Beric's group meets smallfolk plagued by the ravage of Lannister forces but does not trouble them, and he attempts to pay for the food they take. [4] He is missing an eye, in its place a raw red pit. Six score brave men and true, led by a fool in a starry cloak. [10], The captives are brought to Beric within the hollow hill, where he sits on weirwood roots and is revealed as a follower of the Lord of Light. He is a young lord who still enjoys the life of a knight, including taking part in tourneys. Slight and callow.Arwood: That was before he died. He is the head of House Dondarrion and Lord of Blackhaven, a castle in the Dornish Marches, in the southwestern stormlands. 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