Penny Dreadful Horror in Victorian London Showtime Style

Penny Dreadful Horror in Victorian London Showtime Style

Penny Dreadful is horror based in Victorian London on Showtime and the pilot has a grim sort of style to it. In the one hour introduction to the days of Jack the Ripper, and he is included in the program’s lore, viewers learn that in the old days, London was filthy, classist, and full of dark alleys with darker secrets. Thus far vampires, witches, a wild west show’s sharp shooter, Mina Harker and Victor Frankenstein have made an appearance.