Penny Dreadful Season 3 is definitely happening

Penny Dreadful has been renewed for Season 3, commence spooky dance party

Penny Dreadful

Penny Dreadful

Penny Dreadful fans dreading the end of Season 2 can take comfort in the fact that the show has officially been renewed for a third season.

Creator and writer John Logan is wasting no time with it, as production for Season 3 is due to begin in Dublin this autumn. Nine episodes have been ordered for the season.

Penny Dreadful is a co-production of Showtime, Sky Atlantic and Neal Street Prods.

Showtime Networks president David Nevins said: “John Logan’s brilliant writing and this amazingly talented ensemble continue to draw a passionate, global fanbase into the meticulously crafted world of Penny Dreadful.

“Together with our wonderful partners at Sky Atlantic, we’re excited to see what new haunts John and his team have in store for season three.”

Penny Dreadful Season 2 is currently airing on Showtime in the US and Sky Atlantic in the UK. You can buy Penny Dreadful Season 1 on Blu-ray for £16.60 from Amazon.co.uk. Get all the latest horror news with every issue of SciFiNow.