When I heard there was going to be yet another Batman spinoff show, I rolled my eyes. Then a British friend told me it was worth a look and I found the first three episodes of EPIX‘s Pennyworth for free on Amazon Prime. Good Lord, this series is insane – in all the right ways! […]
Though it’s late in the season, it was expected that Fox would renew the Batman pre-quel series Gotham. Today they made it official, given the Bruno Heller show a fourth season. The show might’ve been on the bubble averaging 4.6 million viewers and a 1.6 rating among adults 18-49 for season 3… but that is higher […]
While chatting with comicbook.com, Gotham creator and showrunner Bruno Heller revealed he is interested in incorporating the Court of Owls — the Gotham City secret society created by Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo — into the series, even admitting the concept will eventually appear. “Yeah, absolutely, [I’m interested]. I won’t say that it’s part of […]
In this clip from the upcoming second season of Gotham, series creator Bruno Heller and actor Ben McKenzie look at just where Jim Gordon is as the series returns and what he will have to do to get back to where he was. We see that he must turn once again to Oswald Cobblepot / […]
While talking to Variety at their Entertainment and Technology Summit, DC Entertainment President Diane Nelson discussed the company’s plans to keep their film, television and other media universes separate as opposed to Marvel‘s one cinematic universe, which reaches across film, broadcast television and streaming service Netflix. Though creating a cohesive universe works for the old […]
DC Entertainment has released a new behind-the-scenes featurette called This Is Gotham. In the video executive producer Bruno Heller, writer Megan Mostyn-Brown and the Penguin / Robin Lord Taylor talk about the setting for the series, how there is no specific era and that the viewers have to fill in a lot of the background […]
After last night’s ending of Gotham, we can tell that it’s all going to hit the fan a lot faster than expected with the Penguin and Gordon relationship and how the rest of Gotham reacts. In the following clip, Robin Lord Taylor (Oswald Cobblepot) Jada Pinkette Smith (Fish Mooney), Ben McKenzie (James Gordon) and executive […]
The debuting Batman-themed drama Gotham got a 4-part preview release on Friday from Fox. The series follows Detective James Gordon (Ben McKenzie) and his partner Harvey Bullock (Donal Logue) as they deal with the corruption and crime of the city and we see the begins of criminal legends like the Penguin (Robin Lord Taylor), Riddler […]
With all the talk about the new Gotham series on Fox by Rome and The Mentalist creator Bruno Heller, one major character name change has been buzzing about in the background. IGN.com talked with Heller at the Television Critics Association press tour. So why is the future Poison Ivy called Ivy Pepper instead of Pamela Isley? “It’s […]
Writer and Executive Producer Bruno Heller talks about the different worlds of Gotham City in this later featurette. Heller of course is the creator of the HBO series Rome and the CBS series The Mentalist. [youtube]http://youtu.be/6chG-0bIxe8[/youtube]
There are definitely plans to bring The Joker into the show, with bossman Bruno Heller expressing a need for care and a lot of thought about how they do so.
After the short, TV-break friendly version that dropped during 24 last night, Fox have published this longer trailer for Gotham online.
Ben McKenzie and a bit of Gotham City skyline. Hold on to your bat hats.
The young Jim Gordon is a good looking TV star type, manifest in the form of Ben McKenzie. It stands to reason that Oswald Cobblepot, the man who will one day be The Penguin, would be younger too.
Seems like Gotham City was into searchlights years before they got that special Bat one made.