Unfortunately, he too was killed. Unknown to them, Hela had thrown Loki and Thor out of the Bifrost. Once Volstagg finished his story, Fandral teased him that he'd be telling the story for hundreds of years. Algrim used his position within the Dungeons to lead a Prison Break, breaking free and releasing all the other prisoners while the Dark Elves began attacking Asgard. Here's what happened. Then came Josh Dallas and Fandral finally got its actor. Fandral then drew Fimbuldraugr and offered the ladies a chance to clean his sword before laughing with the ladies while he walked away to find his place for the upcoming ceremony. The character was murdered by Hela (Cate Blanchett) during her invasion of Asgard. He has a degree in journalism from the University of Montevallo. As they discussed this, Fandral warned that Heimdall might still be listening in to their conversation, at which point a Einherjar guard informed them that Heimdall was demanding to see them. Fandral is also exceptionally handsome and charming, giving him a great deal of success in dealing with women. These characters went on to appear in Thor: The Dark World and Thor: Ragnarok, but not all of them were the same, as Fandral was recast between the first two films. Although he is often irritated by Volstagg's endless appetite, he would give his life for his teammates.  When the Rainbow Bridge was repaired by the Tesseract, restoring Asgard's ability to use the Bifrost, Fandral charged into battle in Vanaheim alongside Hogun against the Marauders. , When Thor had returned to expose Loki and find Odin, Fandral and Volstagg were left in charge of the Bifrost Bridge. Fandral discusses Loki's schemes with Thor, Fandral met with Thor in secret and soon learned of his plan to sneak away from Asgard with Jane Foster to reach Svartalfheim. All the latest gaming news, game reviews and trailers. Instead of engaging the Destroyer, however, Fandral watched while Thor walked up to it without any weapons and begged Loki to let the innocent people of Earth live. While the Destroyer was distracted, Sif stabbed the machine through its neck. It was great. However, upon seeing that the Marauders were vastly outnumbering them, Fandral suggested that they instead turn and run. Sadly, Fandral didn’t get enough screen time for the character to be properly developed and for viewers to truly connect with him, but having familiar faces like Dallas and Levi playing him certainly helped Fandral stand out from the Warriors Three. Marvel Cinematic Universe Wiki is a FANDOM Movies Community. Fandral attended the ceremony of Thor's coronation to support his friend, along with most of Asgard's citizens and the other members Warriors Three and Sif. Zachary Levi Pugh (born September 29, 1980) is an American actor and singer. Fandral and Volstagg fought the escapees alongside the Einherjar, with Fandral jokingly questioning if the rebels were resenting being imprisoned by them. Thor then allowed the Destroyer to kill him in exchange for peace, as Fandral watched helplessly as his dear friend died in Jane Foster's arms, satisfied he had saved them. , Fandral battles all the escaped prisoners. For those of you who have watched the movie, you see that Cate Blanchett comes out and she very just willy-nilly throws some knives of demonic purpose, I don’t know, they’re evil knives impaling both me and Volstagg, killing us instantly. A one-stop shop for all things video games. Related: Why Natalie Portman Originally Left The Thor Movies. The Warriors Three continued to be supporting characters in Thor’s three solo films, but they were very well received by the audience, who obviously didn’t like seeing them die by the hands of Hela in Thor: Ragnarok (more so because their appearances were very brief). After briefly battling the entire Marauder army, Thor was confronted by the Kronan Marauder and with a single blow with Mjølnir, destroyed him and ended the battle, as the Marauders all laid down their weapons in surrender. Although Loki insisted that he loved Thor more dearly than any of them, he still claimed that he was reckless and a danger to all of Asgard. Thor introduced viewers to the God of Thunder, the realm of Asgard, and the people close to him, including the Warriors Three: Volstagg, Fandral, and Hogun. Fandral was a highly respected Asgardian warrior, an ally as well as friend of Thor, and a member of the Warriors Three, known for his charm. Fandral hears the arrival of the Dark Elves. Although Fandral, Volstagg and Sif were all arrested for their treason, they were released as Thor's plan had been successful, leading to the death of Malekith and the capture of the Aether. Luckily, they are stopped and killed by the Destroyer before they could escape; however, by this time, they had already killed several Asgardian Guards, as a result of the attack, Odin decided not to retaliate against Laufey or make Thor King yet. Fandral then finally returned back to Asgard to celebrate their victory following the climax of the War of the Nine Realms with all of his friends and lovers. Breakfast food is life and coffee is what makes the world go round. Fandral was an adventuring Asgardian and a good friend of the Asgardian princes, Thor and Loki. They arrived at Thor's last known location in Puente Antiguo and searched for their friend. Fandral ran towards her to stab her, but she threw a dagger in his chest as well. She was also a contributor for FanSided's BamSmackPow and 1428 Elm. Once Loki had left, Sif and the Warriors Three then discussed whether or not he could be a spy for Laufey, unnerving the group as Fandral warned that this talk could be treason. While Fandral and Volstagg (Ray Stephenson) were immediately slaughtered by Hela, the last remaining member of the Warriors Three, Hogun (Tadanobu Asano) received more screen time than his comrades and got an opportunity to lead Asgardian soldiers into battle with Hela. Over the course of 23 films, the Marvel Cinematic Universe has managed to keep its casts intact... for the most part. His favorite film is Casablanca, and his favorite director is Alfred Hitchcock. Fandral is a serious man, one of the most skilled warriors in Asgard. The End. As the battle went underway, Fandral rode his horse and questioned Hogun about what the plan was, with Hogun insisting their plan was to stand and fight. Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings, Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to Thor's Hammer, Stuart Townsend Leaves Thor, Joshua Dallas Replaces as Fandral, https://marvelcinematicuniverse.fandom.com/wiki/Fandral?oldid=1193235, Fandral is one of a few characters to be played by different actors in different movies. referring to Fandral as Robin Hood.  Volstagg described the story in great detail, describing how during the clash with the Marauders on Vanaheim he had feared for Thor's life as their enemies, who he described as monstrous with large fangs, had overwhelmed them, leading to Fandral and Thor rolling their eyes at his exaggerations. In the wake of the Sacking of Asgard and all of the fallout from that battle, both Fandral and Volstagg assessed all of the damage that had been done to the Royal Palace of Valaskjalf before they then had a strategy meeting with the Einherjar generals as well as the Asgardian Royal Family. Stuart Townsend was then cast, but left due to “creative differences”. Fandral battles against multiple Marauders. Fandral and the Asgardians then attended Frigga's funeral to show respect to their late queen, with Fandral standing by Volstagg as Frigga's body became one with the Nine Realms in her final send off. Alongside Volstagg, Thor and Lady Sif, Fandral went to a local inn to drink and listened as Volstagg told the locals the tales of their victory. However, the phrase was cut from the film. However, Fandral's long and highly dedicated service to Asgard had come to its end upon Hela's arrival through the Bifrost Bridge, where she then slaughtered both Volstagg and Fandral before then attempting to rule over all of Asgard and the Nine Realms.