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Sky Atlantic and Showtime confirm second series of Penny Dreadful

Sky Atlantic and Showtime have renewed their co-production Penny Dreadful for a second series. The drama starring Josh Hartnett, Timothy Dalton, Eva Green and Billie Piper will return for an extended run comprising of 10 episodes in 2015. The series has brought to life many public domain characters from 19th century literature including Dorian Gray, Dr. Frankenstein and iconic characters from Dracula. The term ‘Penny Dreadful’ stems from the Victorian era