04/14/2014 09:52 am ET | Updated Apr 14, 2014

Watch 'Game Of Thrones' Star Tormund Giantsbane Shave His Beard

With great facial hair comes great responsi-beardity.

Tormund Giantsbane, a Beyond-the-Wall badass in "Game of Thrones" and possible lost castmember of "Duck Dynasty," is simply Kristofer Hivju in real life. And though his "GoT" character sports an epic beard without blinking, bearing a five o'clock shadow 24/7 can sometimes take its toll on a man. So when he was finally off the clock from filming obligations, Kristofer decided to give his famous facial fluff a legendary send off by shaving it on video.

Did he go through with it?

Watch the clip to find out.

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