Age: 50 years old
Place of Birth: London, England
Name: Dudley Carrington
Title: 7th Earl Silverton
My inspiration for creating Lord Silverton
To be perfect honest, Lord Silverton grew organically as I wrote. The image of him came to me strongly from the moment I saw him in the first chapter and he became more insidious as my story developed - making him the perfect villain. Cursed with salivary incontinence, he's one of those characters who continually grosses me out - even though I created him!
I was fortunate to win this fabulously grotesque illustration of him in a Twitter competition run by illustrator,