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PENNY DREADFUL: Season 3 Trailer & Premiere Date

By on January 13, 2016
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Photo: Jonathan Hession/SHOWTIME - Photo ID: PennyDreadful_303_0046

It’s official. Penny Dreadful returns to Showtime for season 3 on Sunday, May 1 at 10 PM EST.

In addition to our fan favourite cast members, this season will see the return of Patti LuPone (American Horror Story), who guest starred last season as the Cut-Wife.

LuPone, returns as a series regular in the new role of Dr. Seward, an American therapist who treats Vanessa (Eva Green) with an unconventional new approach.

Wes Studi (Hell On Wheels) joins as a series regular as Kaetenay, an intense, enigmatic Native American with a deep connection to Ethan (Josh Hartnett) who also becomes an ally to Sir Malcolm (Timothy Dalton).

The third season also adds Robert Louis Stevenson’s Dr. Henry Jekyll (Shazad Latif).

Other guest stars include Christian Camargo (The Hurt Locker) as Dr. Alexander Sweet, a zoologist who strikes up an unlikely friendship with Vanessa; Sam Barnett (2012, Jupiter Ascending) as Dr. Seward’s mysterious young secretary; and Jessica Barden (The Outcast, Far from the Madding Crowd) as Justine, a young acolyte to Lily (Billie Piper) and Dorian Gray (Reeve Carney), and Perdita Weeks (The Tudors), as Catriona Hartdegan, a scholar with expert knowledge of the supernatural.

Additionally, Simon Russell Beale returns as Dr. Ferdinand Lyle. Rory Kinnear (as The Creature) and Harry Treadaway (as Dr. Frankenstein) also star.

Catch the creepy first look trailer for the season ahead below.

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