Brona Croft 

Brona Croft 

Brona Croft is a main female character in Showtime TV show Penny Dreadful. She is played by actress Billie Piper. Summary Brona Croft is a prostitute living and working in Victorian London with a dark and sordid past. She lives in a hotel by the Thames. Originally from Ireland, Brona’s name means “sadness” in Gaelic. She was once engaged to a man who abused her. Brona is unfortunately dying of consumption, but… Continue reading Continue reading

Vanessa Ives

vanessa-ives

Vanessa Ives is the female lead character in the Showtime TV show Penny Dreadful. She is played by actress Eva Green. Summary Vanessa is a mysterious beauty with supernatural power. She appears to be psychic, clairvoyant, and a medium all in one. Although it is unclear who or what Vanessa truly is, it is clear that she is a gifted spiritual and supernatural being who battles many inner demons.      … Continue reading