Synopsis: Explorer Sir Malcolm Murray, American gunslinger Ethan Chandler, and others unite to combat supernatural threats in Victorian London.
Horror show, drama series — no matter. The work being done by Eva Green on "Penny Dreadful" demands respect, biases be damned.
Rarely does separating a strong ensemble improve a series, but "Penny Dreadful" has never been restricted by the status quo.
Showtime's artistic horror series will return with its third season next month.