Showtime’s Penny Dreadful Season 3 Information Recap
Showtime’s Penny Dreadful Season 3: Embrace Your Dark Side
Title: Penny Dreadful: Season 3
Creator: John Logan
Writer: John Logan
Premier: May 1, 2016
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“Penny Dreadful: Season 3” is gearing up for its premier. Showtime has released the teaser trailer. Be prepared to embrace your dark side. This teaser is filled with mystery, darkness, and depravity. Based on the teaser, you can rest assured that Vanessa’s problems are not yet over.
Penny Dreadful Season 2 Recap
For those of you who missed it, here is a recap on Penny Dreadful Season 2 from International Business Times:
“In Season 2 Vanessa Ives (Eva Green) and Ethan Chandler (Josh Hartnet) formed a deep bond with Sir Marlcolm Murray (Timothy Dalton) and Dr. Victor Frankenstein (Harry Treadway) in order to fight the forces of evil. Ethan decides to go back to America.”
Penny Dreadful Season 3 Synopsis
Explorer Sir Malcolm Murray, American gunslinger Ethan Chandler, scientist Victor Frankenstein and medium Vanessa Ives unite to combat supernatural threats in Victorian London.
The Cast Lineup
Penny Dreadful Season 3 will include new and returning stars, including Patti LuPone, who made an appearance in Season 2 as the Cut-Wife. She will return in Season 3 as Dr. Seward, an American therapist who treats Vanessa with an unconventional new approach.
Wes Studi, who also appeared in Season 2 will return in Season 3 as Kaetenay, an intense, enigmatic Native American with a deep connection to Ethan.
Sarah Greene will return as Hecate.
Simon Russell Beale will return as Ferdinand Lyle.
Rory Kinnear will return as John Clare, “The Creature”.
Harry Treadway will return as Dr. Frankenstein.
Eva Green will return as Vanessa Ives
Josh Hartnett will return as Ethan Chandler
Reeve Carney will return as Dorian Grey
Timothy Dalton will return as Sir Malcolm Murray
Shazad Latif (“Salting the Battlefield”, “We Are Monster”) will join the cast as Dr. Henry Jekyll.
Christian Camargo (“The Hurt Locker”, “K-9: The Widowmaker”) will join the cast as Dr. Alexander Sweet, a zoologist.
Sam Barnett (“2012”, “Jupiter Ascending”) will join the cast as Dr. Steward’s mysterious young secretary
Jessica Barden (“Hannah”, “The Lobster”) will join the cast as Justine, a young acolyte to Lily and Dorian Gray.
Perdita Weeks (“As Above, So Below”, “Prowl”) will join the cast as Catriona Hartdegan, a scholar with expert knowledge of the supernatural.