Mary Shelley

First look at Elle Fanning as Frankenstein author Mary Shelley
Feb 9, 2017

Check out Elle Fanning as the budding 19th-century writer who created a horror classic.

First Victor Frankenstein trailer reboots Mary Shelley's classic with James McAvoy and Daniel Radcliffe
Aug 18, 2015

Mary Shelley’s classic story about man playing god is coming back to the big screen, and it has a few genre fan favorites along for the ride.

It's alive! Frankenstein finally gets a pick-up order at Fox, and a new title
May 11, 2015

Jekyll and Sherlock got the ball rolling on modern-day takes on classic tales, and now it's Frankenstein's turn.

Read Frankenstein's origin story—as told by Mary Shelley
Jan 14, 2013

It's almost as famous as Frankenstein itself: the story of how Mary Shelley dreamed up her classic horror tale after a dark and stormy night of ghost stories with her husband Percy Shelley and the poet Lord Byron. It's a long-cherished literary legend, but have you ever read Shelley's own words on how that night inspired her tale?