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Where can you watch Penny Dreadful online? The show is currently in its first season and has fans waiting on the edge of their seats for new episodes every Sunday night. The best way to watch Penny Dreadful is through Showtime Anytime, since it has every episode, teaser and preview. Watch Penny Dreadful online in HD, including all the newest episodes from Season 1!

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TV series Penny Dreadful is created and written by John Logan, an American screenwriter who has written and co-written several notable films including Gladiator, Star Trek: Nemesis, The Aviator, Hugo, and many more.

The title, “Penny Dreadful,” comes from an old British fiction publication that would feature cheap and sensational stories. But Logan’s series is far from cheap or dreadful, incorporating several classic horror characters from 19th century British fiction. Notable appearances include Dorian Gray (Oscar Wilde’s The Picture of Dorian Gray), Mina Harker (Bram Stoker’s Dracula), and Dr. Victor Frankenstein (Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein). If you really want to experience Penny Dreadful to the show’s fullest, we recommend re-reading these classics characters wiki  – DraculaFrankenstein, and The Picture of Dorian Gray.