On first meeting him, he gives them homemade coconut cake and the Baudelaires instantly warm to him. It also answers and raises many questions about the mysterious V.F.D. The book helps clear up some loose ends from the series, but it also introduces many more mysteries, as well as elucidates details which readers might have missed in previous books. Gustav as portrayed by John Dexter. organization, a key player in A Series of Unfortunate Events . In the film Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events, the Baudelaire's viewing of Sebald's film Zombies in the Snow is omitted. Duchess Jacquelyn Scieszka (CHESS-kuh)of Winnipeg34 is a recurring character in the Netflix adaptation of A Series of Unfortunate Events. Dr. Montgomery Montgomery was Violet, Klaus, and Sunny Baudelaire's "late father's cousin's wife's brother" and their second guardian. During the series, she appears as Mr. Poe's secretary at Mulctuary Money Management. He was a brilliant herpetologist who discovered the Incredibly Deadly Viper. Volunteer. Montgomery preferred to be called Uncle Monty by the orphans. Jacques Snicket was theelderbrother of Lemony Snicket, twin of Kit Snicket, and known V.F.D. Now that Netflix's A Series of Unfortunate Events has finally dropped, we've seen to it that we positively devoured the tragic story of the Baudelaire children. The film cuts away to this Gustav tied to the front a moving train. However, Montgomery Montgomery mentions that he had an assistant named Gustav who recently decided to quit.