Harry Treadaway is an English actor best known for his starring role as Dr. Victor Frankenstein, a tender, gentle soul who is fascinated by the mysteries of life and death who has dedicated himself to researching what makes something live, in the television horror series Penny Dreadful.
Treadaway starred in The Lone Ranger, opposite Johnny Depp, and in the drama series Meadowlands. He has also starred in award-winning features, including Andrea Arnold's Fish Tank, Joy Division bio-pic Control and the British cult film Brothers of the Head.
He took the lead in the BAFTA-nominated short film Love You More by Patrick Marber, directed by Sam Taylor-Johnson. His theatre credits include Ibsen's Ghosts at the West End, and Tribes at The Royal Court.
Treadaway also has a lead role opposite Rose Leslie in the independent feature Honeymoon, and in the BBC 1 drama Truckers.