Some of literature's most terrifying characters, including Dr. Frankenstein, Dorian Gray, and iconic figures from the novel Dracula are lurking in the darkest corners of Victorian London. Penny Dreadful is a frightening psychological thriller that weaves together these classic horror origin stories into a new adult drama.

  1. John Logan


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  1. Timothy Dalton

    Timothy Dalton

    Sir Malcolm

  2. Eva Green

    Eva Green

    Vanessa Ives

  3. Josh Hartnett

    Josh Hartnett

    Ethan Chandler

  4. Rory Kinnear

    Rory Kinnear

    The Creature

  5. Harry Treadaway

    Harry Treadaway

    Dr. Victor Frankenstein

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Penny Dreadful

Season 3

2016 | 9 Episodes

Season 3 of Penny Dreadful premiered on May 1, 2016.

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Penny Dreadful
Penny Dreadful



Status Ended


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  • TV-MA


    This program is specifically designed to be viewed by adults and therefore may be unsuitable for children under 17

Type Scripted

Original Language English

Runtime 60m

Homepage http://www.sho.com/penny-dreadful



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