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Rick Howland
Born 19 June
Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Nationality Canadian
Other names Richard
Alma mater York University
Occupation Actor, Musician
Known for Trick in Lost Girl

Rick Howland is a Canadian actor best known for his role as Trick on Lost Girl and Harry Buttman (a parody of Gary Bettman) in Bon Cop, Bad Cop.


Currently, Rick Howland plays the role of Trick in Lost Girl, which is in its third season. He also played the role of Harry Buttman in Bon Cop Bad Cop, and played icon Jayne Eastwood's son in Endless Grind. Howland began his career with improvisation before landing his first role in the feature film To Catch A Yeti opposite Meat Loaf. While at York University, he formed the comedy troupe The Four Strombones. The Strombones performed in comedy clubs around Toronto for more than a decade and also created a very successful fringe show in 1994. He has hosted comedy shows as well as dabbled in standup comedy. He has co-written a sitcom called Rick’s Life with Adam Nashman, which is an industry based show that offered views through Rick’s own unique perspective. He has written and directed a short film, the award winning Underwritten for the 48 Hour Film Festival. He has also been a songwriter since age seventeen. He has two self-recorded albums available on iTunes as well.[1]

Role on Lost Girl

Rick Howland as Trick

He plays the role of Trick, a very important character in the series as he is the source of everything that is told to Bo about the Fae world. His main role in the series is being the owner of the Fae neutral pub called the Dal Riata. It has been revealed that Trick is Bo's grandfather during the run of the series and that he was, at one time, known as the Blood King.


Year Project Role Notes
2010–present Lost Girl Trick 26 Episodes, Supporting Lead
2011 Sanctuary Galvo Guest star
2011 An Insignificant Man Hungover Clown Short
2009 A Tribute to Big Red Big Red Bush Feature — Lead
2008 Billable Hours Keach Episodes: Lil' War Photo and Shortstop
2008 Murdoch Mysteries Miles Gorman Episode: Child's Play
2007 Billable Hours Computer Tech Episode: The Sting and Episode: 15 Minutes of Shame
2007 Tin Man Red Katt Mini-series Episode: Search for the Emerald & Into the Storm
2007 The Roommate Paul Television movie
2006 Citizen Duane Irate Pedestrian Feature
2006 Bon Cop, Bad Cop Harry Buttman Feature — Supporting Lead
2006 Santa Baby Mr. Elf Short
2005 Crazy for Christmas Kenny Television movie
2004 Sue Thomas: F.B.Eye Sal Roland Episode: Concrete Evidence
2002 Escape from the Newsroom Autograph Hound #2 Television movie
2001 Club Land Gump Television movie
2000 Sufferance The Butler Short
1999 The Jesse Ventura Story Wrestler Television movie
1999 Traders Rob 'Tiny' Lewis Episode: The Last Good Deal
1998 John Woo's Once a Thief Actor Episode: Shaken Not Stirred
1998 The Adventures of Shirley Holmes Bernie Szabo Episode: The Case of the Bouncing Baby
1997 The Cellar Zoltan Short
1995 To Catch a Yeti Blubber Feature — Supporting Lead


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