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Taking its name from the pulp publications of Victorian-era Britain, “Penny Dreadful” returns in 2016 with a strong dose of horror and fear. The series stars Eva Green — fresh off a Golden Globe nomination — Josh Hartnett and Timothy Dalton, who all return for a new season of fright, mystery, and scares, as they make their way through the misty streets of London.
Oscar-nominated series creator John Logan is also back to bring psychological terror back, and the trailer above showcases a whole host of new locales, tales, and inspirations in this year’s season of “Penny Dreadful,” making sure to focus on the subplots that explore the lore of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, Frankenstein and his Creature, Dorian Grey and many more.
Catch the “Penny Dreadful” Season 3 premiere May 1 at 10pm.