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Feature Sarah Dobbs 28 Aug 2013 - 07:00

Sarah tots up what we know so far about Sam Mendes' 'psychosexual horror' series, Penny Dreadful, with Josh Hartnett and Eva Green...

Picking a derogatory term for the title of your newest project seems a bit odd, but apparently Sam Mendes isn’t bothered. The Skyfall director is currently producing a new TV series for Showtime: based on various Victorian gothic horror stories, it’s called Penny Dreadful, after the cheap serialised thrillers of the nineteenth century. It’s set to start filming in October, so it won’t be on our screens for a little while yet, but here’s everything we know about it so far…

It’s been written by John Logan

Former playwright John Logan wrote all eight episodes of the show. He’s best known right now for writing the script for Skyfall – and he’s also down »

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