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Showtime Launches Trailer for 'Penny Dreadful: City Of Angels'

Showtime Friday rolled debuted the official trailer of its new drama series Penny Dreadful: City Of Angels, which premieres April 26. 

The series, a spinoff of Showtime's Penny Dreadful series which aired from 2014-2016, explores a mix of the supernatural and combustible reality of 1938 Los Angeles, where a grisly murder shocks the city, according to the network. 

The series stars Nathan Lane, Natalie Dormer, Daniel Zovatto, Kerry Bishé, Rory Kinnear, Adriana Barraza, Michael Gladis, Jessica Garza and Johnathan Nieves.


R. Thomas Umstead
R. Thomas Umstead

R. Thomas Umstead serves as senior content producer, programming for Multichannel News, Broadcasting + Cable and Next TV. During his more than 30-year career as a print and online journalist, Umstead has written articles on a variety of subjects ranging from TV technology, marketing and sports production to content distribution and development. He has provided expert commentary on television issues and trends for such TV, print, radio and streaming outlets as Fox News, CNBC, the Today show, USA Today, The New York Times and National Public Radio. Umstead has also filmed, produced and edited more than 100 original video interviews, profiles and news reports featuring key cable television executives as well as entertainers and celebrity personalities.