Season One
Penny Dreadful
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Season Premiere May 11th, 2014
Season Finale June 29th, 2014
Episode Count 8
Cast Reeve Carney; Timothy Dalton; Eva Green; Rory Kinnear; Billie Piper; Danny Sapani; Harry Treadaway; Josh Hartnett; Helen McCrory; Simon Russell Beale



Season 2

Season One of the the horror-themed period drama Penny Dreadful began airing on Showtime on May 11th, 2014 and concluded on June 29th, 2014 for a total of eight episodes.

Episodes Edit

Episode Title Airdate
1x1 Night Work May 11th, 2014
1x2 Séance May 18th, 2014
1x3 Resurrection May 25th, 2014
1x4 Demimonde June 1st, 2014
1x5 Closer Than Sisters June 8th, 2014
1x6 What Death Can Join Together June 15th, 2014
1x7 Possession June 22nd, 2014
1x8 Grand Guignol June 29th, 2014

Cast Edit

Principal cast Edit

Actor Role
Reeve Carney Dorian Gray
Timothy Dalton Sir Malcolm Murray
Eva Green Vanessa Ives
Rory Kinnear The Creature
Billie Piper Brona Croft
Danny Sapani Sembene
Harry Treadaway Doctor Victor Frankenstein
Josh Hartnett Ethan Chandler

Guest stars Edit

Actor Role
Simon Russell Beale Ferdinand Lyle
Alex Price Proteus
Olivia Llewellyn Mina Harker
Lorcan Cranitch Inspector Granworthy
Helen McCrory Madame Kali
Alan Armstrong Vincent Brand
Gavin Fowler Simon
Frank McCusker Doctor Christopher Banning
Anna Chancellor Claire Ives
Robert Nairne Vampire
Oliver Cotton Father Matthews

Crew Edit

Production Edit

Directors Edit

Writers Edit

Notes & Trivia Edit

  • The tagline for this series is, "There is some THING within us all".
  • Series creator John Logan wrote all eight episodes from season one.
  • Although he is credited in all eight episodes from season one, Reeve Carney actually only appears in four episodes.

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