Watch the ‘Penny Dreadful’ Premiere Online Now

There is no need to wait to delve into the literary, gothic world of Penny Dreadful.

While Showtime’s monster mash of a series is not set to premiere until Sunday, May 11th at 10 PM ET/PT, the premium channel has made the pilot available to watch across multiple platforms, including YouTube. The episode is also available on Showtime’s official website and on many On Demand services nationwide. Fans with access to Showtime Anytime will also be able to watch episode two immediately following the official premiere this Sunday.

Penny Dreadful stars Josh Hartnett (Black Hawk Down), Timothy Dalton (The Living Daylights), Eva Green (Casino Royale), Reeve Carney (Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark), Rory Kinnear (Skyfall), Harry Treadaway (The Lone Ranger), Danny Sapani (The Bill) and Billie Piper (Doctor Who).

After you watch the pilot, let us know if you think the series packs the scares of its literary inspirations or if it lacks enough horror for your tastes.