‘Halloween H20’s Josh Hartnett Invited to ‘Penny Dreadful’

Laurie Strode’s only son is about to meet Frankenstein and other classic horror icons, as Josh Hartnett, who played John Tate in Halloween: H20, stars in the new Showtime series Penny Dreadful.

The first full trailer for the series recently surfaced online, and you can check it out in the player below before scrolling down to view the official teaser poster!

Some of literature’s most terrifying characters, including Dr. Frankenstein, Dorian Gray and iconic figures from the novel Dracula – are lurking in the darkest corners of Victorian London. PENNY DREADFUL is a frightening psychological thriller that weaves together these classic horror origin stories into a new adult drama.

Penny Dreadful premieres on Showtime on Sunday, May 11.


Matt Artz

Founded Halloween Daily News in 2012 and the Halloween International Film Festival in 2016. Professional writer/journalist/photographer since 2000.