Showtime has released the episode description for the series premiere of Penny Dreadful: City of Angels. Penny Dreadful: City of Angels Season 1 Episode 1 is titled “Santa Muerte”.
Penny Dreadful: City of Angels 1×1 “Santa Muerte” Episode Guide
Los Angeles, 1938. LAPD detective Tiago Vega and his partner, Lewis Michener, investigate a murder. While at City Hall, Tiago’s activist brother Raul Vega battles with the fiery Councilman Charlton Townsend over the construction of California’s first freeway. Meanwhile, Peter Craft, the head of the German-American Bun, meets Elsa, the mysterious mother of one of his patients. Sensing danger, Tiago’s mother Maria pleads with Santa Muerte to protect her family as the rising tensions in the city threaten to explode.
Penny Dreadful: City of Angels Season 1 Episode 1 airs on April 26 at 10|9c on Showtime.