Horror-TV Penny Dreadful: City of Angels [Showtime]

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‘Penny Dreadful’ Renewed at Showtime with a New Setting and Characters
Source: Collider
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In a press release, Gary Levine, President of Programming, Showtime Networks Inc., said of the renewal:
“We were so thrilled when John Logan came to us with this wildly original take on the Penny Dreadful mythology that explores both the human spirit and the spirit world here in California. Penny Dreadful: City of Angels promises to be an extraordinary saga of familial love set against the terrifying monsters that are around us and within us.”

“Penny Dreadful: City of Angels will have a social consciousness and historical awareness that we chose not to explore in the Penny Dreadful London storylines,” Logan said. “We will now be grappling with specific historical and real world political, religious, social and racial issues. In 1938, Los Angeles was facing some hard questions about its future and its soul. Our characters must do the same. There are no easy answers. There are only powerful questions and arresting moral challenges. As always in the world of Penny Dreadful, there are no heroes or villains in this world, only protagonists and antagonists; complicated and conflicted characters living on the fulcrum of moral choice.”
 
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yeslek

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Nov 18, 2011
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Loved the OG Penny Dreadful but that story was kind of at a great end.

Would love to see some returning characters of those left mind...
 

yeslek

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Nov 18, 2011
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Not totally sold on this based on the above videos.
Loved the look of the OG series and cast too much..,will still give this a try no doubt,