First Full Trailer for Showtime’s PENNY DREADFUL Brings All the Creepiness Together

     February 14, 2014


We’ve seen a couple of teasers for Showtime’s new series, Penny Dreadful, but now a full trailer has been released in all its gruesome glory.  Starring Josh Hartnett, Eva Green, Timothy Dalton and Billie Piper, the show takes place in Victorian London and weaves together the classic origin stories of horror icons like Dr. Frankenstein and his creature, Dorian Grey, and, of course, several characters from Dracula.  The entire freakshow is on display in this new full-length cut, so see if you can spot your favorites.

The new psychosexual horror series Penny Dreadful will premiere Sunday, May 11th at 10pm ET.  Hit the jump to watch the full trailer.

Watch the full trailer for Penny Dreadful below:


In Penny Dreadful, some of literature’s most famously terrifying characters – including Dr. Frankenstein, Dorian Gray and iconic figures from the novel Dracula, all brilliantly reimagined in a whole new light – have become embroiled in Victorian London.