The Victorian drama stars Eva Green, Josh Hartnett, and Timothy Dalton.
Season three will see the cast delve deeper into the supernatural horrors of the Victorian world. Patti LuPone will return as a regular cast member in addition to new characters, Dr. Henry Jekyll (Shazad Latif) and Dr. Alexander Sweet (Christian Camargo). Earlier, we reported that some of the new season will be shot in Spain.
Here are the full details:
This season on PENNY DREADFUL, Tony(R) Award-winning star Patti LuPone (American Horror Story), who guest starred last season as the Cut-Wife, returns as a series regular in the new role of Dr. Seward, an American therapist who treats Vanessa (Eva Green) with an unconventional new approach. Wes Studi (Hell On Wheels) joins as a series regular as Kaetenay, an intense, enigmatic Native American with a deep connection to Ethan (Hartnett) who also becomes an ally to Sir Malcolm (Dalton). The third season also adds Robert Louis Stevenson’s Dr. Henry Jekyll (Shazad Latif). Other guest stars include Screen Actors Guild Award(R) nominee Christian Camargo (DEXTER(R), The Hurt Locker) as Dr. Alexander Sweet, a zoologist who strikes up an unlikely friendship with Vanessa; Sam Barnett (2012, Jupiter Ascending) as Dr. Seward’s mysterious young secretary; and Jessica Barden (The Outcast, Far from the Madding Crowd) as Justine, a young acolyte to Lily (Billie Piper) and Dorian Gray (Reeve Carney), and Perdita Weeks (THE TUDORS), as Catriona Hartdegan, a scholar with expert knowledge of the supernatural. Simon Russell Beale returns as Dr. Ferdinand Lyle and Sarah Greene as Hecate. Rory Kinnear (as The Creature) and Harry Treadaway (as Dr. Frankenstein) also star.”
The new season of Penny Dreadful begins on May 1st at 10 p.m. ET/PT.
See the new trailer, poster, and full details below:
What do you think? Are you a fan of Penny Dreadful? Will you watch season three? What do you hope happens?