PENNY DREADFUL: Showtime orders second season

After airing 4 episodes, Showtime announced they have ordered a ten episode second season of PENNY DREADFUL. “Picking up PENNY DREADFUL was one of the easiest decisions I’ve made,” said Nevins.  “The series has had worldwide impact, drawing big, passionate audiences on both sides of the Atlantic, and more than any other show on our network has hit the bullseye with viewers who want to watch television in all the new ways that are available.  John Logan has deftly created an epic series that has drawn raves from a wide-range of audiences from quality drama lovers to critics, to hardcore genre fans. We look forward to working once again with...

PENNY DREADFUL: Who We Are promo

An erotically-charged, profoundly unsettling new saga, PENNY DREADFUL completely reinvents literature’s most iconic and terrifying characters. Dorian Gray, Victor Frankenstein and timeless figures from Dracula join a core of original characters in a dark and brutal quest to save a soul — even as they grapple with their own monstrous temptations. Starring Josh Hartnett, Timothy Dalton and Eva Green. PENNY DREADFUL debuts, on Showtime, on May 11th.

PENNY DREADFUL: BEHIND THE SCENES

We have just six weeks until the debut of PENNY DREADFUL, the new horror series from Showtime. The fine folks at said network are offering us this look behind the camera. An erotically-charged, profoundly unsettling new saga, PENNY DREADFUL completely reinvents literature’s most iconic and terrifying characters. Dorian Gray, Victor Frankenstein and timeless figures from Dracula join a core of original characters in a dark and brutal quest to save a soul — even as they grapple with their own monstrous temptations. Starring Josh Hartnett, Timothy Dalton and Eva Green. PENNY DREADFUL premieres Sunday, May 11th at 10pm ET/PT on...

PENNY DREADFUL: New promos introduce us to charact...

On May 18th, Showtime’s new gothic horror series, PENNY DREADFUL, debuts.  PD, set in Victorian England, stars Josh Hartnett, Timothy Dalton and Eva Green. The series features literature’s most iconic and terrifying characters. Dorian Gray, Victor Frankenstein and timeless figures from Dracula join a core of original characters in a dark and brutal quest to save a soul — even as they grapple with their own monstrous temptations. Here are a couple of promos that introduce us to the characters of Hartnett and Green.

PENNY DREADFUL Trailer

We have seen production clips, but Showtime has now released the first complete trailer for PENNY DREADFUL, the upcoming horror series. PD is set in Victorian London and will feature some of classic literary figures, such as Victor Frankenstein, Frankenstein’s monster and Dorian Gray. The cast includes Timothy Dalton, Eva Green, Billie Piper and Josh Hartnett The series will debut, on Showtime, in late Spring.