'Penny Dreadful' Features First Same-Sex Kiss

By: Brian Andersen

Showtime’s sexy horror series Penny Dreadful, which teams up some of the Victorian Era’s most well known literary characters, featured its first steamy man-on-man kiss. And holy hotness it was delicious!

Blood, gore and lots of nakness is common place in each episode of Penny Dreadful, but it was last night’s surprising same sex make-out session that really caught our attention.

90’s heartthrob Josh Hartnett – you might remember him from his MTV Movie Award nominated role in Pearl Harbor – plays Ethan Chandler, an American gunslinger in England with a drinking problem and a joy of anonymous sex. (A winning combo in any character

Thus far our dear Mr. Hartnett has already treated viewers to his bare rear end more than once – much to our delight. But now he’s gone full lip-to-lip while doffing his shirt with the equally delectable Reeve Carney, who brings rock-star swagger to his role as Oscar Wilde’s Dorian Grey.

We cannot handle the hotness.

This stylish, boundary-pushing series has just leaped to the top of our DVR list.

Now onto the smooches!

(H/T Towleroad)

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