The BEST Seasons of Penny Dreadful

Every season ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Sep 21, 2021

Network: Showtime

Penny Dreadful is a frightening psychological thriller that weaves together the monsters of classic stories. The explorer Sir Malcolm Murray, American gunslinger Ethan Chandler, Miss Vanessa Ives and others unite to combat supernatural threats in Victorian London. They encounter some of literature's most terrifying characters, including Dr. Frankenstein, Dorian Gray, the Wolfman and iconic figures from the novel Dracula.

Season 2

#1 - Season 2

First Aired: May 4, 2015

This season, Vanessa Ives and her allies find themselves locked in epic battle against an unholy evil that will arouse every forbidden instinct, unlock every secret and turn every sin of their past against them. But how do you fight the most wicked enemy, when the price of victory could be your own damnation?

star 8.43
535 votes
Season 1

#2 - Season 1

First Aired: May 12, 2014

Explorer Sir Malcolm Murray, American gunslinger Ethan Chandler, and others unite to combat supernatural threats in Victorian London.

star 8.18
762 votes
Season 3

#3 - Season 3

First Aired: May 2, 2016

star 7.92
340 votes