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Fairest Character of Them All
Ingrid, also known as the Snow Queen, is a supporting character on Once Upon a Time. Growing up, Ingrid was remarkably close to her sisters, Gerda and Helga, until she and the latter vanished under mysterious circumstances, leading the royal family of Arendelle to opt to let go of their memories of them. Trapped in a magical urn by people who feared and misunderstood her magic, Ingrid was set free by her niece Elsa, with whom she attempted to form a strong bond, in an immense desire to replace the family she'd once lost. Things didn't go as planned, and Ingrid eventually found herself in a land without magic, where she became a foster mother to a young Emma. Many years later, in the town of Storybrooke, Ingrid, under the alias of Sarah Fisher, posed as the innocent local ice cream lady, waiting patiently for her plans to regain a family to unfold and bring forth her happy ending. However, Ingrid sees the error of her ways with the realization of her sisters' love, and her happy ending is achieved through self-sacrifice in order to save all of Storybrooke, thus allowing her to finally join her sisters in death.
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This article contains episode summaries for the second half of the fourth season of Once Upon a Time.
- Ginnifer Goodwin - Mary Margaret Blanchard/Snow White (1/1)
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Fairest Episode of Them All
"The Snow Queen" is the 73rd episode of Once Upon a Time. Emma captures the Snow Queen and interrogates her at the sheriff's station, but the latter uses her prior knowledge of Emma to try and persuade her into thinking that they are more alike than she could possibly imagine. Regina and Robin Hood's relationship grows increasingly complex as they struggle to find a way to save his dying wife, Emma begins to see what she missed out on by not growing up and being a family with Snow and Charming when she sees how involved Mary Margaret is in baby Neal's life, and Henry begins his after school job in Gold's shop while trying to help Regina find a clue to the identity of the author of the storybook. Meanwhile, in Arendelle of the past, we learn about the origin of the Snow Queen and her familial connection to Elsa and Anna, as we see her discover her spectacular yet deadly ice powers.
Did You Know..?
- Ginnifer Goodwin and Josh Dallas, who play Snow White and Prince Charming respectively, are a real-life couple and have a child. They met on set filming for the show.
- Jack Di Blasio, who portrayed an unnamed Lost Boy in multiple episodes, is in fact Lana Parrilla's future stepson.
- Prince Charming was originally meant to have died in the pilot episode.
- It takes Robert Carlyle up to 2 hours to get into his make-up and costume for Rumplestiltskin.
- Mulan is the first and, to date, only LGBT character to appear on the show.