Showtime has renewed its critically-acclaimed, BAFTA Award-winning supernatural horror series “Penny Dreadful” for a third season.
In an announcement by network president David Nevins today, the show has scored a further nine episodes which will once again shoot on location in Dublin. Cast members such as Eva Green, Josh Hartnett, Harry Treadaway, Reeve Carney, Rory Kinnear and Timothy Dalton will all likely return for the new episodes.
The currently airing second season is slated to wrap on July 5th. The series has been a multiplatform success story for Showtime with a large part of its audience coming through VOD and streaming platforms.