Penny Dreadful Season 2 Casting News

Published On September 9, 2014 » 776 Views» By Darren Dimmick » TV
Penny Dreadful the well received Co Production between Sky Atlantic and SHOWTIME, has released casting news on its highly anticipated season 2.

Helen McCrory who played Madame Kali the seductive spiritualist in season 1, along with  Simon Russell have both been upped to season regulars.

Along with this news Sky have also released details on  additional cast members including, Tony Award winner Douglas Hodge (Robin Hood) he has been cast in the role of  Bartholomew Rusk, an intense Scotland Yard investigator on the hunt to discover who is responsible for the terrible murders that have been plaguing London.

Joining Douglas Hodge as new comers to the show will be Sarah Greene (The Guard, Vikings) will play Hecate, Poole’s powerful daughter and Jonny Beauchamp (How To Make It In America, Stonewall) will portray a young man with a singular past.

Penny Dreadful is a period set  psychological thriller created, written and executive produced by three-time Oscar® nominee John Logan (Hugo, The Aviator, Gladiator) and executive produced by Logan’s Desert Wolf Productions, along with Oscar winner Sam Mendes (American Beauty, Skyfall) and Pippa Harris (Revolutionary Road, Call The Midwife).

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