Pre-Raphaelite twilight: The story of Charles Augustus Howell Scholarly Press, 1971, ISBN 978-0-403-01312-8. Milverton was able to stop Pistone by offering a piece of his blackmailing business. Milverton is a minor antagonist in season 1 of Elementary. Charles Augustus Milverton was a blackmailer. Milverton extorted money from the families of rape victims and was considered by Sherlock Holmes to be a professional blackmailer. Baker Street Wiki is a FANDOM Books Community. External links. Charles Augustus Milverton was a man of fifty, with a large, intellectual head, a round, plump, hairless face, a perpetual frozen smile, and two keen gray eyes, which gleamed brightly from behind broad, gold-rimmed glasses. As Milverton returns home ahead of schedule, Sherlock quickly hides in Milverton's bathroom. Sherlock shows more revulsion to Milverton than any other murderers he has encountered. Milverton extorted money from the families of rape victims and was considered by Sherlock Holmes to be a professional blackmailer. However, the subsequent investigation reveals that Pistone was Milverton's new accomplice and sought to take over the blackmail business himself, the investigation concluding with Milverton's tapes being destroyed and Pistone sent to prison for his murder. Basil Rathbone and Nigel Bruce film series, Sherlock Holmes and the Baker Street Irregulars, The Further Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (radio series), Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (game series), Characters: The Return of Sherlock Holmes, The Adventure of Charles Augustus Milverton, https://bakerstreet.fandom.com/wiki/Charles_Augustus_Milverton?oldid=59189, Milverton is based upon real-life blackmailer. He is the main antagonist of The Adventure of Charles Augustus Milverton. Lady Eva Blackwell asks Holmes to broker a deal with Milverton to retrieve some letters which would harm her impending marriage but Milverton only ups the asking … Sherlock shows more revulsion to Milverton than any other murderers he has encountered. He is portrayed by Robert Hardy, The Adventure of Charles Augustus Milverton, To make a living out of blackmailing (succeeded), Milverton (known as Magnussen) in Sherlock. One of these victims was Ken Whitman, the father of Eva Whitman, who was Alfredo Llamosa's former sponsor back when he was first trying to get off drugs. They are … He is the main antagonist of The Adventure of Charles Augustus Milverton. Watson calls Holmes that Milverton is returning to the front door, but when Holmes heads for the back door, he sees … Charles Augustus Milverton was a blackmailer featured in The Adventure of Charles Augustus Milverton. In a fit of rage the victim shoots Milverton, killing him. One of his victims, Anthony Pistone, confronted him and punched him, giving him a cross shaped scar with his ring. There was something of Mr. Pickwick’s benevolence in his appearance, marred only by the insincerity of the ﬁxed smile and by the hard glitter of those restless and penetrating eyes. In revenge, she draws a pistol and shoots Milverton dead. Since Bloom was too heavy to move, Milverton covered the floors with his cat litter to cover up the stench. He is portrayed by David Mogentale. As Milverton returns, another person breaks into his home from the backdoor and shoots and kills Milverton. While Sherlock and Watson are in his study, Milverton walks in to confront a client. When Milverton leaves his home to buy groceries, Sherlock breaks into his home in an attempt to destroy the scandalous material that is located on Milverton's laptop, but soon discovers a wide variety of material.