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Ragnar Lothbrok evolution from a handsome peasant to a virile beard king

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Travis Fimmel grow his own beard for the role of Ragnar Lothbrok in History’s TV “Vikings”. How hard was it? Let’s see what Travis himself has to say about the process:

Travis Fimmel and George Blagden talking beard growth

Here’s a detailed insight in the Ragnar Lothbrok beard evolution, that made Travis Fimmel one of the most sought after actors in the action-fantasy genre, and the star role in the 2016 “Warcraft” title.

Ragnar Lothbrok Beard Evolution Slideshow

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See Ragnar Pictures From S01-S04

S01E01 Rites Of Passage – March 3, 2013

The battle Ragnar faced in the first ever Viking episode “Rites of passage” where he was seen as a madman for his advanced ideas to sail to the West during his initiation journey with his son; gave us a strong indication of where the show is heading in the future.

S01E02 Wrath Of The Northmen – March 10, 2013

Ragnar quickly overcame these difficulties and set the stage for his inaugural trip to the West in the second episode titled “Wrath of the Northmen“. Till now we know we’ll have a spicy historical title with tons of Scandinavian heritage and authentic braids, beard and hair styles.

S01E06 Burial of The Dead – April 7, 2013

Ragnar finds out his brother Rollo is tortured on Haraldson‘s orders, so he needs go head to head with the Earl and clear things out the old fashioned Viking way.

S01E09 All Change – April 28, 2013

Lothbrok goes to settle a land dispute with Jarl Borg, but as he handles his own trials and tribulations, the home of his people is hit by a plague.

S02E01 Brother’s War – February 27, 2014

Rollo joins forces with Jarl Borg and officially declares he’s going against the will of his own brother. This is one of the turning points when we explore the psychological change of the main character over the years.

S02E04 Eye for an Eye – March 20, 2014

Rollo and Ragnar quickly reach the persona non grata status after Jarl Borg becomes ruler of Kattegat. Ragnar faces Ecbert and Rollo needs to find a way to stand up for his people.

S02E07 Blood Eagle – April 10, 2014


S02E10 The Lord’s Prayer – May 1, 2014


S03E03 Warrior’s Fate – March 5, 2015


S03E06 Born Again – March 26, 2015


S03E09 Breaking Point – April 16, 2015


S03E10 The Dead – April 23, 2015


S04E02 Kill The Queen – February 23, 2016


S04E07 The Profit And The Loss – March 31, 2016


S04E10 The Last Ship – April 21, 2016


S04E11 The Outsider – November 30, 2016


The end of the viking beard king Ragnar Lothbrok?


Nope … He’s still rocking that virile scandinavian beard.


And it seemed like Ragnar finally confronted his demons and found peace.


Until his noble ending that was depicted in the 15th episode of season 4 titled “All His Angels:

ragnar lothbrok death scene
Ragnar Lothbrok death scene S04e15

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