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Season 2 of Showtime's British-American horror drama series Penny Dreadful was picked up on June 4, 2014.[1]


The brilliant and thrilling Penny Dreadful is back with a deeper, more haunting look at the demons within us all. This season, Vanessa Ives and her allies find themselves locked in epic battle against an unholy evil that will arouse every forbidden instinct, unlock every secret and turn every sin of their past against them. But how do you fight the most wicked enemy, when the price of victory could be your own damnation?





Episode Production Original Airdate Ratings
1. Fresh Hell Written by: John Logan
Directed by: James Hawes
May 3, 2015 0.575
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Sir Malcolm returns to find a new evil hunting Vanessa.
2. Verbis Diablo Written by: John Logan
Directed by: James Hawes
May 10, 2015 0.536
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Haunted by the witches, Vanessa turns to Sir Malcolm for solace. Dorian Gray meets an intriguing woman with a secret. Meanwhile, Inspector Rusk seeks out the sole survivor of the massacre at Mariner's Inn, Hecate hunts down a prize for her mother - and Ferdinand Lyle reveals the disturbing backstory of the Verbis Diablo.
3. The Nightcomers Written by: John Logan
Directed by: Brian Kirk
May 17, 2015 0.639
In a flashback, Vanessa meets The Cut-Wife, who teaches her how to harness her powers. Isolated at her lonely cottage on the moors, The Cut-Wife quickly realizes the extent of Vanessa's powers and warns her of the danger that lies ahead - and the evil that pursues her.
4. Evil Spirits in Heavenly Places Written by: John Logan
Directed by: Damon Thomas
May 24, 2015 0.640
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Lyle reveals how the dark story of the Verbis Diablo affects Vanessa. Meanwhile, Hecate tries to get closer to Ethan; Angelique and Dorian's romance grows; and Inspector Rusk interviews the sole survivor of the Mariner's Inn massacre. Back at Sir Malcolm's mansion, the evening carries on - as evil lurks, ready to strike.
5. Above the Vaulted Sky Written by: John Logan
Directed by: Damon Thomas
May 31, 2015 0.712
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Vanessa, Ethan, Sir Malcolm, Sembene and Lyle protect the mansion from another attack. Meanwhile, Angelique is humiliated while out with Dorian, the Creature grows more impatient with Frankenstein and, as Evelyn works on a new totem, Hecate returns to her mother with a gift.
6. Glorious Horrors Written by: John Logan
Directed by: James Hawes
June 7, 2015
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Sir Malcolm gets tragic news. Roper hunts down Ethan. Dorian hosts a lavish ball in Angelique's honor - but tensions run high as Vanessa, Sir Malcolm, Evelyn, Frankenstein, Lily, Lyle and Hecate all gather together for the opulent event. And a glorious night turns to horror for Vanessa.
7. Little Scorpion Written by: John Logan
Directed by: Brian Kirk
June 14, 2015
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Vanessa and Ethan flee to the Cut-Wife's cottage on the lonely moors and draw closer - until a figure from the past resurfaces. Back in London, Lyle and Frankenstein uncover even more disturbing information from the Verbis Diablo relics. And Lily reveals she isn't quite what she appears to be.
8. Memento Mori Written by: John Logan
Directed by: Kari Skogland
June 21, 2015
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The Creature unleashes his rage over Lily on Frankenstein. Inspector Rusk discovers a connection to Ethan Chandler. Sir Malcolm goes to confront Evelyn - but quickly finds himself assaulted by another one of her deadly enchantments.
9. And Hell Itself My Only Foe Written by: John Logan
Directed by: Brian Kirk
June 28, 2015
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Vanessa and Ethan learn that Sir Malcolm is in danger. Desperate to save him, Vanessa goes alone to battle Evelyn, while Ethan, Frankenstein, Sembene and Lyle head to Evelyn's mansion. Plus, Lily reveals her true self to Dorian.
10. And They Were Enemies Written by: John Logan
Directed by: Brian Kirk
July 5, 2015
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Sir Malcolm and Frankenstein confront ghosts from their past while Lyle helps to rescue his friends. Meanwhile, Ethan leaves a tragic trail of blood in his wake, the Creature tries to escape the Putney's and Vanessa must rely on her strength to defeat the Demon and face an uncertain future.


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