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TV Series

Genre

Drama, Horror

Starring :

Eva Green, Josh Hartnett, Timothy Dalton, Harry Treadaway, Reeve Carney, Billie Piper, Helen McCrory, Danny Sapani, Simon Russell Beale

'Penny Dreadful' Unleashes New Disturbing Teaser

March 24, 2014 03:03:32

Another teaser trailer for Showtime's upcoming series "" has made its way out online. While not sharing any new scenes from the show, the newest promo video reveals the inspiration behind the psychosexual horror series.

"There is a reason why all things are as they are," a female voiceover is reading a quote from Bram Stoker's "Dracula". A man continues with a line from "Frankenstein", "There is something at work in my soul which I do not understand." The classic literatures appear to be written on a book, which is stitched together like human skin.

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'Penny Dreadful' First Full Trailer Brings the Horror

February 15, 2014 11:02:03

Showtime has debuted the first full trailer for its psychosexual horror series "", unleashing the horror from the dark and gory show. It opens with 's Vanessa Ives extending an invitation to 's Ethan Chandler to demimonde, "a half-world between what we know and what we fear."

Without many dialogues, the video shows what demimonde is through the scenes, which offer a mix of violence and sex. Some creepy creatures from Gothic literature are also featured in it as Vanessa is seen being possessed in other scenes.

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'Penny Dreadful' New Teaser: An Invitation to Demimonde

January 17, 2014 11:01:57

Showtime has debuted a new promo as well as announced the premiere date for "". In the recently-unveiled teaser, 's Vanessa Ives explains to 's Ethan Chandler what demimonde is.

"Do you believe there is a demimonde? A half-world between what we know and what we fear?" she says, as the scenes offer glimpses of scary monsters from Gothic literature. "That sounds like a warning," Ethan responds, but Vanessa replies, "It's an invitation."

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New 'Penny Dreadful' Teaser Shows the Demon Inside Eva Green

December 18, 2013 11:12:03

Showtime has released a fresh teaser of new series "", giving the first official look at in character. Donning a black dress, she's featured humming a prayer before she's seemingly getting possessed by the devil.

On the psycho-sexual horror show, the "" actress portrays Vanessa Ives, a "seductive and formidable beauty full of secrets and danger." She will prove herself a force to be reckoned with and is the heroine of the series.

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Showtime's 'Penny Dreadful' Teases the Monsters in First Promo

September 24, 2013 12:09:39

Showtime has unleashed the first teaser for its upcoming series "", offering glimpses at the show's monsters. The video doesn't give a look at the full figure of the characters as the scenes feature zoom-in shots of a fury creature and a Frankenstein monster which bears stitches on its body. Meanwhile, says in a voiceover, "I believe in curses. I believe in demons. I believe in monsters. Do you?"

Dubbed a psycho-sexual horror, the new show will find characters such as Dr. Frankenstein, Dorian Gray and characters from "Dracula" in Victorian London, weaving together classic horror origin stories as the characters grapple with their monstrous alienation. Showtime president David Nevins promised, "The monsters aren't going to look like the traditional pictures in your mind you have from old movies of Dracula or Frankenstein."

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Josh Hartnett and Eva Green Join Showtime's Monster Show 'Penny Dreadful'

July 31, 2013 04:07:33

and are on board Showtime's upcoming series "". Both actors are cast in the lead roles for the monster show, which is created by three-time Oscar nominee John Logan .

Dropping the news at the Television Critics Association summer press tour on Tuesday, July 30, Showtime president David Nevins said "Pearl Harbor" star Hartnett would play Ethan Chandler, a fake American cowboy who impresses Victorian women, but has a dark side. He isn't afraid of violence and is more complicated than he likes to admit.

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