Penny Dreadful: Season 2

Penny Dreadful: Season 2

Penny Dreadful: Season 2

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
FantasyHorrorMystery

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EPISODE 2.1
5 July 2015

Fresh Hell

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

EPISODE 2.2
5 July 2015

Verbis Diablo

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

EPISODE 2.3
5 July 2015

The Nightcomers

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

EPISODE 2.4
5 July 2015

Evil Spirits in Heavenly Places

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

EPISODE 2.5
5 July 2015

Above the Vaulted Sky

After sealing the townhouse against further intrusion, the group goes 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... MORE launches her next steps in her campaign to seduce Malcolm.

EPISODE 2.6
5 July 2015

Glorious Horrors

Malcolm learns of his wife's death but isn't as upset 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.

EPISODE 2.7
5 July 2015

Little Scorpion

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

EPISODE 2.8
5 July 2015

Memento Mori

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

EPISODE 2.9
5 July 2015

And Hell Itself My Only Foe

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

EPISODE 2.10
5 July 2015

And They Were Enemies

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

Penny Dreadful: Season 2 / Reviews

Salon

Salon

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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