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On Keeping Alfred Pennyworth Dead at DC Comics

On Keeping Alfred Pennyworth Dead at DC Comics

It was the story that saw Batman #77 blow out of the doors the other week, as Tom King, Mikel Janin and Tony Daniel told a story in which Damian Wayne entered the boundaries of Gotham, despite the warnings that Bane would kill Alfred Pennyworth if any of the Batfamily did so. Which lead to […]

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“The Watch”: Adam Hugill Set as Carrot in BBC America’s “Discworld” Adapt

Fans of the late Terry Pratchett‘s (Good Omens) epic comedy/fantasy book series “Discworld” have some good news coming their way, with Adam Hugill (Pennyworth) set to join BBC America‘s eight-episode series adaptation The Watch in a lead role. Written by Simon Allen (Strike Back, The Musketeers), the “punk rock” thriller focuses on City Watch as […]


Pennyworth At Your Service - SDCC 2019

Partying With Pennyworth at San Diego Comic-Con 2019

Premiering On EPIX on July 28 is Pennyworth, starring Jack Bannon, Ben Aldridge, and Paloma Faith, is the new Batman show that takes place not only before Batman, but before Bruce Wayne ws even born. To help put on the new show, EPIX put on one heck of a party on the Thursday night of SDCC 2019. Taking place at The Oxford Social Club, […]

Pennyworth – Official Trailer

New “Pennyworth” Series Confirmed Same Universe as “Gotham”

The canonical “universe” setting of Epix‘ new Pennyworth series has been one of the most fiercely disputed subjects since the series was first announced a few months back. Pennyworth centers around young Alfred “Alfie” Pennyworth (Jack Bannon) as he tries to make his place in the world, fiercely refusing to take up his father’s vocation […]




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“Watchmen,” “Batwoman” and “Pennyworth” Own the Keys to SDCC [IMAGES]

We’ll admit it: which shows make it onto the hotel keycards at San Diego Comic-Con (SDCC) every year is a bit of a guilty pleasure of ours, so you’ll have to excuse us for getting excited for this year’s selections. To pay tribute to Batman’s 80th anniversary this year, Warner Bros. Television Group is offering […]


"Pennyworth" Drops New Trailer and Snazzy Poster

“Pennyworth” Drops New Trailer and Snazzy Poster

The fine folks behind Pennyworth took a quick moment to drop a couple of new trailers for the upcoming Epix series, and we’ve got a new poster for our troubles, too: Pennyworth stars Jack Bannon as the young Alfred Pennyworth, who has set up a security agency of his own after leaving the British secret […]

New ‘Pennyworth’ Images Show 60’s Side of ‘Gotham’ Prequel

Epix has a series set to debut this summer that chronicles the early relationship of one Alfred Pennyworth, and his friendship to a certain American named Thomas Wayne. That series is Pennyworth, and it’s a prequel to the FOX series Gotham. I’m not sure if one network has ever developed a prequel to another network’s […]


Happy Birthday, Batman! From ALL Your Friends & Family… at Warner Bros. [VIDEO]

It’s Batman’s 80th birthday, and DC Comics isn’t going to let anyone on the planet forget it. They’ve released a 3-minute video of just about everyone wishing a fictional man who dresses up as a bat “happy birthday”. Well, just about “everyone” in the Warner Brothers stable anyway… If you watch the video – and […]

"Pennyworth' Images Show a DC Universe Pre-Gotham

“Pennyworth’ Images Show a DC Universe Pre-Gotham

Epix recently unleashed a new trailer for Pennyworth, a new hour long drama that acts as a prequel to Gotham, which is in itself a prequel to Batman… That’s a whole lot of prequels! With that new trailer, we have descriptions of the characters that will be portrayed in Pennyworth, which chronicles the life of […]

‘Pennyworth’: Epix Unveils Official Teaser for Batman Universe Prequel Series

With FOX’s Gotham coming to an end (with The Dark Knight expected to make an appearance in the series final that will most likely be longer than Tom Welling‘s blink-and-you’ll-miss-Superman ending to Smallville), Batman fans are going to be in need for some more Caped Crusader mythos. No frets, folks! Epix has unveiled an official […]

‘Pennyworth’: Emma Paetz Set as Martha Kane/Wayne; Jessica Ellerby as The Queen

Emma Paetz (Gentleman Jack) is joining Epix’s Batman prequel series Pennyworth in a very “maternal” series regular role, while Lovesick‘s Jessica Ellerby is set as a recurring character. Paetz and Ellerby join Jack Bannon (Alfred) and Ben Aldridge (Thomas Wayne) in the 10-episode, one-hour drama from executive producer writer Bruno Heller (Gotham, The Mentalist), executive producer/director Danny Cannon (Gotham), and Warner Horizon […]

‘Pennyworth’ EPs Talk Dusting Off the Iconic Butler for Epix

Just because Gotham creators Bruno Heller and Danny Cannon are wrapping up their series run on FOX doesn’t mean they are anywhere near done playing around with the Batman mythos, with the producers offering Deadline Hollywood new details Pennyworth, another Batman prequel series that’s set to debut on Epix in June 2019. Over the course of 10 episodes, Pennyworth […]

Epix Launches Streaming Service, Epix Now

Epix is the latest network making their content available online through a streaming service called Epix Now. Owned by MGM, Epix’s streaming service will be $5.99 a month on various app platforms. The app is currently available on Apple TV, iOS, and Android. The app is scheduled for release Roku and Amazon Fire TV and […]