‘Penny Dreadful’ Season 3: Fans To See Patti Lupone, Mr Jekyll And More New Actors?

By Subhro Prakash Ghosh | 2 years ago
‘Penny Dreadful’ Season 3: Fans To See Patti Lupone, Mr Jekyll And More New Actors?

Three months ago, Showtime officially made the announcement of nine-episode order for “Penny Dreadful” season 3 and now it’s time to see the entry of lot of new characters in the show. However, the fans and viewers will have to wait for a few months as the exact date of its airing is yet to be declared. Continue reading to get more update on John Logan’s horror drama TV series.

According to Christian Post, “Penny Dreadful” season 2 closed its screen with an astonishing murder plot in which “Harry Potter’s” Helen McCrory’s villainous character Evelyn Poole was murdered by werewolf Ethan Chandler, the role played by Josh Hartnett.

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Logan, the showrunner has earmarked some new additions to the “Penny Dreadful” cast. Earlier, he had confirmed the appearance of the popular literary characters like Mister Hyde and Doctor Jekyll, but this time he has teased that the time has come for adding another famous character almost after two years and he is quite excited to bring the character in the show’s present world.

The outlet has also reported the retuning of Patti Lupone in the forthcoming season of “Penny Dreadful,” but she is said to have a different role as compared to her previous roles in the past seasons. Lupone will be seen playing the role of an American therapist named Doctor Seward, who would assist Venessa (Eva Green) to use her own unconventional methods.

Also read: ‘Penny Dreadful’ Season 3 Spoilers: A New Literary Character Set To Join The Series

MailOnline spotted Billie Piper who was clad in a full Victorian costume for the production work of “Penny Dreadful” season 3 in Ireland’s Dublin on Thursday. The 33-year-old actress, who is also known for her popular character Rose Tyler in BBC’s science fiction series “Doctor Who, will reportedly reprise her role as an Irish immigrant named Lily Frankenstein. She would be seen putting all her endeavor to run away from her brutal past.

“Penny Dreadful” season 3 will make its premiere in early 2016.

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About the author

Having over 9 years of experience in retail magazines and portals, Ghosh has served lot of overseas clients in the last couple of years. Presently, he is a regular contributor for MNG. He had spent a self-imposed exile at the bank of river Narmada between 2012 and 2014 where he had mainly lived in the dense forests, ancient caves or with seriously devoted monks involved in penance and spiritual introspection. He is personally inspired by the great eastern and western mystics like Osho Rajneesh, Helena Blavatsky, George Gurdjieff, P D Ouspensky, Buddha, Lao Tsu, Confucius, Bodhidharma, J Krishnamurthy, Japanese Zen masters just to name a few.