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Fernald
Fernald
Biographical information
Alias
  • The Hook-Handed Man
  • O. Lucafont
  • Hooky
Physical description
Gender

Male

Hair color

Brown

Relationships
Family members
Affiliation
Profession

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Fernald, better known as The Hook-Handed Man, was one of the original members of Count Olaf's Theatre Troupe.

Biography

Before The Schism, Fernald studied poetry with Captain Widdershins. According to his sister Fiona, he always carried a deck of cards to prevent boredom, and he even created a game called "Fernald's Folly" that the siblings played together whenever they had a long wait.

Fernald was a Volunteer, but he had a genuine dislike of Captain Widdershins and became so fed up with his bossy ways and constant "Aye!"s, that he left the Fire-Fighting Side of V.F.D. to join Count Olaf's Theater Troupe.

According to a Daily Punctilio article entitled "Verifying Fernald's Defection," written by Jacques Snicket, Fernald was responsible for burning down Anwhistle Aquatics, and possibly for the murder of Gregor Anwhistle. While working with Olaf, he also burned down Caligari Carnival.

In The Grim Grotto, Fernald convinces his sister Fiona to join Count Olaf, and, in The End, Kit Snicket mentions that the two siblings returned to the Fire-Fighting Side of V.F.D. How he lost his hands is unknown.

Trivia

  • In The Carnivorous Carnival, Fernald was mistaken for a freak twice: the first time in the House of Freaks and the second time during the lion show. Apparently, Fernald's hooks make him look "freakish," and the man with pimples all over his chin said the mistake would not have been made if Fernald bought a pair of realistic hands.
  • In the film he was portrayed by actor, Jamie Harris.
  • In the video game, he is voiced by Jay Gordon.
  • In the TV series, he will be portrayed by Usman Ally.
  • He is the last remaining original member of Count Olaf's troupe.

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