The subtle trick Showtime's "Penny Dreadful is that it is far less about the blood, gore and the specter of gruesome death than the sharp pain and exhilarating pleasure of living, and the terror of feeling alone even in close company. Read our review in the May Picks section.
[Talking about his love of horror movies] My dad actually introduced me to them when I was a boy. He allowed me to watch all the old Universal classics and 'Doctor Who' - I was terrified, but loved it! See more