Shows like Penny Dreadful
Looking for shows that are like Penny Dreadful? Take a look at these great shows sorted by online popularity today.
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    1. American Horror Story

    #38 most popular show yesterday

    This anthology series is a treasure trove for fans of horror and the supernatural, with each season offering a new setting and storyline ranging from a haunted house to a witch coven. The show shares Penny Dreadful's penchant for the macabre and dramatic flair.

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    2. Supernatural

    #112 most popular show yesterday

    While lighter in tone, Supernatural's long-running series delves into a plethora of supernatural lore as two brothers hunt demons, ghosts, and monsters. Its episodic structure often explores dark and complex themes reminiscent of those in Penny Dreadful.

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    3. The Haunting of Hill House

    #364 most popular show yesterday

    This horror-drama series focuses on a family's traumatic experiences at their old haunted home and its impact on their lives. The show's depth in character development and psychological horror aligns well with the atmospheric and emotional storytelling seen in Penny Dreadful.

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    4. The Strain

    #432 most popular show yesterday

    From the mind of Guillermo del Toro, The Strain brings a scientific spin to the vampire genre, combining horror and thriller elements. Like Penny Dreadful, it weaves a dark and complex narrative that delves into the mythology of its monsters.

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    5. True Blood

    #435 most popular show yesterday

    This series explores the coexistence of humans and vampires in a small Louisiana town, adding a sultry Southern Gothic touch to supernatural storytelling. Its blend of horror, romance, and humor offers a dynamic range similar to that found in Penny Dreadful.

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    6. Penny Dreadful: City of Angels

    #1,556 most popular show yesterday

    As a spin-off to the original, this series maintains a thematic connection while transporting viewers to 1938 Los Angeles, where chilling supernatural elements blend with the era's social and political tensions. Fans of Penny Dreadful will find the same dark, gothic atmosphere infused with historical intrigue.