Michael Wenton-Weakes is a character in Douglas Adams' Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency books.


Michael Wenton-Weakes was the younger son of Lord Magna and Lady Magna. He had an older brother, Peter.[1]

He lived in a house in Chelsea in London, at a number 17.[1]

He was editor of the magazine Fathom published by Magna House. Micheal heavily mismanaged it to suit his own tastes to the detriment of the magazine, which lost the company a lot of money. After his mother sold the magazine to Gordon Way, Michael was let go and replaced by new editor A. K. Ross.[1]


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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency
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