Take a look at new footage from "Penny Dreadful: City of Angels", the supernatural "Penny Dreadful" TV series spin-off, set in 1938 Los Angeles, created by John Logan and produced by Sam Mendes ("1917") starring Natalie Dormer ("Game of Thrones") as the shape-shifter 'Magda', premiering April 26, 2020 on Showtime:
"...the new series opens in 1938 Los Angeles, a time and place deeply infused with social and political tension.
"When a murder shocks the city, 'Detective Tiago Vega' (Daniel Zovatto) is embroiled in an epic story that reflects the rich history of Los Angeles: from the building of the city's first freeways and its deep traditions of Mexican-American folklore, to the dangerous espionage actions of the 'Third Reich' and the rise of radio evangelism. Before long, Tiago and his family are grappling with powerful forces that threaten to tear them apart..."
Cast also includes Jessica Garza, Johnathan Nieves, Nathan Lane, Adriana Barraza, Rory Kinnear, Kerry Bishé, Michael Gladis, Amy Madigan, Brent Spiner, Lin Shaye, Lorenza Izzo, Adam Rodriguez, Thomas Kretschmann, Dominic Sherwood, Ethan Peck, Piper Perabo, Hudson West, Julian Hilliard, Adan Rocha and Sebastian Chacon.
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