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ustv-penny-dreadful-poster_1Big news from “Showtime“. The channel is currently working on a new horror series called “Penny Dreadful“. The show will be created by John Logan who wrote movies like “The Aviator” or “Skyfall“, and it will have the one and only Sam Mendes (“American Beauty“, “Jarhead“, “Revolutionary Road“) as executive producer.


We don’t know yet the plot of this new series but we know some of the cast that it will include big names. Eva Green, Josh Hartnett, Billie Piper and Timothy Dalton will participate to this new project and they will be join as main cast.

It seems that the channel is investing heavily in this new project and the filming began the 7 October and it will last 5 months. The series will debut this spring and the first season will be made by 8 episodes. So, it seems that we have to wait some weeks until new details will be revealed but, in the meanwhile, we can enjoy this new epic teaser.