Penny Dreadful: Season 2

Penny Dreadful: Season 2

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Eva Green delivers a Golden Globe-nominated performance as medium Vanessa Ives in this fantasy horror series set in Victorian London, where she collaborates with an explorer, a gunslinger and a scientist to confront literary horror icons like Dracula and Dorian Gray.

2015Rating: R16, Graphic violence, horror, sex scenes, offensive language & content that may disturbUSAShowtime

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Fresh Hell

As Victor struggles to resurrect Brona, Ethan prepares to leave... More London and Malcolm discovers that Vanessa is plagued by new visions.


Verbis Diablo

Vanessa meets Caliban for the first time, while Victor begins... More to train the resurrected Brona in the rudiments of language. Meanwhile, the group turns to Ferdinand for help translating the Verbis Diablo.


The Nightcomers

Vanessa tells Ethan how she came to harness her abilities... More thanks to the help of an older witch... and the tragedy that followed.


Evil Spirits in Heavenly Places

While Ferdinand helps Malcolm decipher Brother Gregory's writings, Vanessa helps... More Victor pick a dress for his cousin. Meanwhile, Dorian takes Angelique on a date, and Ethan rescues a young woman from a runaway horse.


Above the Vaulted Sky

After sealing the townhouse against further intrusion, the group goes... More its separate ways for the moment. Rusk starts asking questions of Ethan, Brona and Victor draw closer, Vanessa teaches Caliban how to dance, and Evelyn launches her next steps in her campaign to seduce Malcolm.


Glorious Horrors

Malcolm learns of his wife's death but isn't as upset... More as Ethan and Vanessa believe he should be. Meanwhile, Ethan asks Sembene for a favor, and Dorian sends out invitations for Angelique's coming-out ball.


Little Scorpion

Ethan and Vanessa make their way to the Cut-Wife's cottage... More to get a weapon against the Nightcomers. Meanwhile, Brona goes out with Dorian.


Memento Mori

Malcolm fights off Evelyn's enchantment and goes to confront her.... More Meanwhile, Brona reveals her true colors to the Creature, and Angelique finds Dorian's portrait.


And Hell Itself My Only Foe

While Evelyn torments Malcolm, Victor summons Ethan and Vanessa back... More to London to rescue their friend. Meanwhile, Brona learns Dorian's secret, and Caliban is betrayed.


And They Were Enemies

Vanessa has to use all of her strength to try... More and defeat the demon.

Penny Dreadful: Season 2 | Reviews

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This is a sumptuously produced, beautifully executed show, and if the story doesn’t always make sense, the metaphysics always does

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Entertainment Weekly

Entertainment Weekly

Penny Dreadful cuts above the familiar creep-show clutter by being hyper-pop Grand Guignol with zeitgeist on the brain. And puppets!

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A.V. Club

A.V. Club

On the strength of its cast, the beauty of its design, and the sheer joy it gets from its homages, it’s the sort of dreadful that’s mostly a delight.

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Penny Dreadful: Season 2 | Release Details

Penny Dreadful: Season 2 is available to stream in New Zealand now on Neon.