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Behind Episode 8 – The Finale

Creator/Executive Producer John Logan chats about the season finale’s cliffhangers and hints at the new adventures to come on Penny Dreadful.

Behind Penny Dreadful – Consumption

How does Brona maintain her gutsy spirit while fighting her awful illness? Billie Piper reveals her approach to the role in this exclusive behind the scenes video.

Behind Episode 6 – Professor Van Helsing

Van Helsing is a character who has appeared in various forms in literature, film and TV. How does the portrayal of the famous vampire hunter differ in Penny Dreadful from Bram Stoker’s Dracula? George Washington University’s Professor Jeffrey J. Cohen takes a look.

Behind Episode 4 – Make-Up and Prosthetics

Victor Frankenstein isn’t the only one with experience making monsters…

Creator/Executive Producer John Logan discusses how the power of prosthetics were harnessed to set the stage for Penny Dreadful.

Behind Episode 3 – The Creature

Painfully shy but equally vicious, Victor Frankenstein’s creature has many layers. Watch the Penny Dreadful cast and crew discuss staying true to Mary Shelley’s complex character.

Behind Episode 2 – The Séance

Penny Dreadful Creator/Executive Producer John Logan says it was always his intention to create a setpiece for the “formidable” Vanessa Ives (Eva Green). Get a closer look at the Séance scene and see how members of the visual effects, props, and stunts teams worked with Eva Green to shoot this over the course of 2 days.

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