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Some of literature's most terrifying characters, including Dr. Frankenstein, Dorian Gray, and iconic figures from the novel Dracula are lurking in the darkest corners of Victorian London. Penny Dreadful is a frightening psychological thriller that weaves together these classic horror origin stories
First Air Date 2014-05-11
Last Air Date 2016-06-19
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rebecca_brines shared a tip "Great sci-fi, horror, drama. Loved watching the characters unfold. Super acting."
jody_baer-swanson shared a tip "I enjoyed it quite a bit. ⭐⭐⭐⭐"
cali_-01 shared a tip "The first two seasons a pretty good"
arantza_toquero shared a tip "I liked it a lot ! Eva Green is great !"
lola_b. shared a tip "Intense and creepy, but also grotesquely beautiful."
susan_lafrance shared a tip "Characters & actors"
lonnie_p. shared a tip "It was nice and scary , it balances ."
amy_3458 shared a tip "Legitimately some of the most beautifully written dialogue in any show I’ve ever seen."
trish_barnes_1431 shared a tip "Wonderful show. You’ll love it"
angelyse_santiago shared a tip "This was the best show! I don’t know why they would do this"
lisa_buck_5344 shared a tip "Love love love!!! Must see."
becky_hunter shared a tip "Lived it!! It's coming to crave in April"
tv_fan_grl shared a tip "Dark and intense. Puts an interesting twist on tales I'd heard all my life."
troy_pennock shared a tip "The first 2 seasons are the best"
BookLadyMonique shared a tip "So bummed there’s no more, perfect mix of vintage and spooky!"
chelsi_worster shared a tip "Great storyline and I love how they collided the classic horror characters!"
amelia_chubbs shared a tip "It was an intriguing supernatural story with incredible acting from the actors that immersed me in that world!"
gaby_mo shared a tip "An edwardian gothic horror. Spooky, and just gory enough. So many classic literary inspirations. Absolutely amazing."
amy_sjoquist shared a tip "Really great, dark drama connecting all the classic horror characters in literature."
jennifer_scarborough shared a tip "All time favorite."
robert_hernandez shared a tip "Fun show... A bit too much British angst, but it was fun to binge."
brittany_williams_4756 shared a tip "I loved it. It was very dark and sinister. Never a dull moment in this show."
brittany_williams_4756 shared a tip "It goes into the details of Frankenstein and vampires. Witches and vampires. I watched it beginning to end !"
deleted_user_1604878958931 shared a tip "This show is really dark, but it does a great job of combining classic horror characters with a new horror element."
shanna_pankey shared a tip "Very dark. Graphic depictions of sex and gore."
laura_blondeau shared a tip "Carnival really good"
shalimar shared a tip "Superb acting. Not for the faint of heart."
rocio_walters shared a tip "If you like old tales of ghost vampires and the likes this is a great show. True to it’s time and story every minute"
nicole_mixell shared a tip "Loved this show"
tyleneromero1 shared a tip "Love the series"
jazmin_burnside shared a tip "It had everything! Love, romance, sorcery, hate, betrayal, murder, blood, guts, gore, slight comedy, action, adventure"
Crimsoncabrona shared a tip "It’s really good"