SHOWTIME is kicking off the third season of its hit drama series, PENNY DREADFUL, which premieres on Sunday, May 1 at 10 p.m. ET/PT, with a fan-driven art competition. Starting today through Friday, May 13th, fans can submit their artwork to The Penny Dreadful Fan Art Competition on pennydreadful.tumblr.com for the chance to win special prizes. One winner will take home the Grandeur Prize, which includes $1,000 and the opportunity to transform their creation into an official poster, product, or an upcoming PENNY DREADFUL comic book. On Sunday, June 19th, SHOWTIME will announce the Grandeur Prize Winner during the final two episodes of the third season, which will air back-to-back starting at 9 p.m. ET/PT. SHOWTIME will showcase submitted fan artwork in the PENNY DREADFUL gallery at http://s.sho.com/1VvfxXq.
“The PENNY DREADFUL community consists of some of our most engaged and passionate fans,” said Donald Buckley, Executive Vice President, Program Marketing and Digital Services, Showtime Networks Inc. “After receiving an outpouring of character-inspired PENNY DREADFUL fan art through our social platforms during the first two seasons, we’re excited to shine a spotlight on the immense creative talents inspired by the series.”