Another batch of “Body and Soul” promos for Showtime’s “Penny Dreadful” have arrived (this time showcasing Eva Green as Vanessa, Rory Kinnear as The Creature, and Reeve Carney as Dorian Gray) along with a video featuring Danny Sapani discussing what’s in store for his character, Sembene, in the upcoming second season.
“Penny Dreadful” begins its 10-episode Season 2 on Sunday, May 3, at 10PM ET/PT.
In the upcoming season Vanessa (Eva Green) and Ethan (Josh Hartnett) form a deeper bond as the group, including Sir Malcolm (Timothy Dalton), Dr. Frankenstein (Harry Treadaway), and Sembene (Danny Sapani), unite to banish the evil forces that threaten to destroy them. Meanwhile, Dorian Gray (Reeve Carney), the Creature (Rory Kinnear), and Brona (Billie Piper) are all waging battles of their own.
Patti LuPone will guest star as a mysterious character of great importance in Vanessa’s past. Helen McCrory returns as Evelyn Poole (a.k.a. Madame Kali), the seductive spiritualist who will pose a unique threat to our protagonists this season, along with Simon Russell Beale, who is back as eccentric Egyptologist Ferdinand Lyle. Additional guest stars include Douglas Hodge as a Scotland Yard investigator; Sarah Greene as Poole’s powerful daughter, Hecate; and Johnny Beauchamp as a man with a singular past.