Watch Penny Dreadful Online

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! TV series Penny Dreadful is created and… Continue reading Continue reading

What is Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein?

Much like the popular comic-movie franchise League of Extraordinary Gentlemen, Penny Dreadful features its own versions of characters from classic literature. In the end of the first episode, we discover that the arrogant doctor’s name is Victor Frankenstein, and that he has finally fulfilled his dream of bringing someone back from the dead. Victor was originally the protagonist of Mary Shelley’s gothic horror novel Frankenstein, and is played by Harry Treadaway… Continue reading

What is The Picture of Dorian Gray?

Dorian Gray

Penny Dreadful has several famous characters from classic literature. For example, one of its recurring characters, Dorian Gray, is a well-known character from Oscar Wilde’s “A Picture of Dorian Gray”. On the Penny Dreadful show, Dorian Gray is acted by Reeve Carney. If you’re unfamiliar with the original tale, here’s the summary of the book to catch you up to speed. Dorian Gray is a  beautiful man who becomes the… Continue reading