Penny Dreadful

Penny Dreadful (2014)

  • Genre: Drama
  • Creator: John Logan
  • First Air Date: 2014-05-11
  • Last Air Date: 2016-06-19
  • Total Seasons: 3
  • Total Episodes: 27
  • Status: Ended
  • Episode Runtime: 60 min.
  • Production Company: Neal Street Productions
  • Networks: Showtime
star 7.5/10
From 436 Ratings


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.

  • Keywords: witch, monster, underground, vampire, supernatural, victorian england, werewolf, devil, mental illness, psychotherapy, succubus, dark fantasy, 19th century
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    Penny Dreadful Seasons

    Season 1

    First Air Date: 2014-05-11
    8 Episodes

    Season 2

    First Air Date: 2015-05-03
    10 Episodes

    Season 3

    First Air Date: 2016-05-01
    9 Episodes

    Penny Dreadful Episodes

    Title Air Date Duration
    Season 1Episode 1Night Work60 min
    Season 1Episode 2Séance60 min
    Season 1Episode 3Resurrection60 min
    Season 1Episode 4Demimonde60 min
    Season 1Episode 5Closer Than Sisters60 min
    Season 1Episode 6What Death Can Join Together60 min
    Season 1Episode 7Possession60 min
    Season 1Episode 8Grand Guignol60 min
    Season 2Episode 1Fresh Hell60 min
    Season 2Episode 2Verbis Diablo60 min
    Season 2Episode 3The Nightcomers60 min
    Season 2Episode 4Evil Spirits in Heavenly Places60 min
    Season 2Episode 5Above the Vaulted Sky60 min
    Season 2Episode 6Glorious Horrors60 min
    Season 2Episode 7Little Scorpion60 min
    Season 2Episode 8Memento Mori60 min
    Season 2Episode 9And Hell Itself My Only Foe60 min
    Season 2Episode 10And They Were Enemies60 min
    Season 3Episode 1The Day Tennyson Died60 min
    Season 3Episode 2Predators Far and Near60 min
    Season 3Episode 3Good and Evil Braided Be60 min
    Season 3Episode 4A Blade of Grass60 min
    Season 3Episode 5This World Is Our Hell60 min
    Season 3Episode 6No Beast So Fierce60 min
    Season 3Episode 7Ebb Tide60 min
    Season 3Episode 8Perpetual Night60 min
    Season 3Episode 9The Blessed Dark60 min
    • Josh Hartnett

      as Ethan Chandler
    • Rory Kinnear

      as John Clare / The Creature
    • Eva Green

      as Vanessa Ives
    • Patti LuPone

      as Dr. Seward
    • Shazad Latif

      as Dr. Henry Jekyll
    • Harry Treadaway

      as Dr. Victor Frankenstein
    • Danny Sapani

      as Sembene
    • Timothy Dalton

      as Sir Malcolm Murray
    • Billie Piper

      as Lily / Brona Croft
    • Reeve Carney

      as Dorian Gray
    • Helen McCrory

      as Madame Kali
    • Simon Russell Beale

      as Ferdinand Lyle
    • Wes Studi

      as Kaetenay
    • Olivia Llewellyn

      as Mina Harker
    • Christian Camargo

      as Dr. Alexander Sweet / Dracula
    • Samuel Barnett

      as Dr. Seward's secretary
    • Jessica Barden

      as Justine
    • Brian Cox

      as Jared Talbot
    • Perdita Weeks

      as Catriona Hartdegan
    Production Sam Mendes Executive Producer
    Production Morgan O'Sullivan Producer