Penny Dreadful new trailer invites us to the shadows

First proper look at Penny Dreadful’s monsters and cast in new trailer

A new trailer for Penny Dreadful gives us our first real look at the series’ characters and monsters, played by Eva Green, Josh Hartnett, Timothy Dalton, Harry Treadaway and Billie Piper.

“Some of literature’s most famously terrifying characters, including Dr. Frankenstein and his creature, Dorian Gray and iconic figures from the novel Dracula. become embroiled in Victorian London.”

Penny Dreadful begins on 11 May on Showtime in the US, and will air (hopefully) soon after on Sky Atlantic in the UK. You can buy The Picture of Dorian Gray for £1.99 at