Who is the most evil character in King Lear?
Then, who is the villain in King Lear?
Additionally, who is the greatest Machiavellian in King Lear? Edmund
In respect to this, who is more evil Goneril or Regan?
The most evil character may deceive one into thinking she is less evil than she is, but upon closer inspection it is quite clear that the most evil character is Goneril. Nevertheless, some may think Edmund, Cromwell, or Regan are the worst, but for a variety of reasons Goneril surpasses their evil.
Who does Edmund kill in King Lear?
Edgar stabs his brother and wins the duel. As Edmund is slowly dying, Edgar reveals his true identity and narrates his whole story. He tells Edmund that their father died of shock when he (Edgar) finally revealed himself to him. Along with everybody else, Edgar sees Lear come in carrying Cordelia's body.