When Gotham premiered this fall, it was Fox’s darling, a massive production that nabbed plenty of eyeballs and acclaim. The superhero series returned to the schedule for the first time since early March last night, but it wasn’t exactly a triumphant return.
Gotham has been renewed for Season 2, so most of the characters will be back for more gritty adventures in the show’s sophomore season. However, for one of the major players, death is in their future.
In this day and age of television, character deaths are a strong form of currency. As such, we’ve put on our most morbid thinking caps and have come up with 10 characters who absolutely need to meet their makers in the very near future.
Throughout much of its first season, Fox’s Gotham has delivered villains that, despite their larger than life personalities, wouldn’t be impossibly out of place in the real world. That might change for Season 2 with the introduction of these two characters.
Actor Robin Lord Taylor’s performance on Gotham has made Oswald Cobblepot, a.k.a The Penguin, arguably the show’s breakout character. However, the actor also has his eye on appearing in another acclaimed superhero series.
Gotham’s recent episode “The Blind Fortune Teller” featured a young man named Jerome who was strongly implied to be the future Joker. The question now is whether this insane youth will be popping up again or if this was a one-time appearance.
When one door closes, another one opens. That's what they say, anyhow. Turns out this logic may not be so far fetched after all, as just hours after learning that Fox's Gotham may be losing Falcone crime family gangster Fish Mooney, we've now learned the series has just added the character of Lucius Fox.
Some potentially big news broke this morning when Jada Pinkett Smith visited the set of Live with Michael and Kelly. The actress appeared on the early morning series to promote Fox’s hit series Gotham and revealed some potential details about her role moving forward.
Patton Oswalt recently went on an epic Twitter rant to express his appreciation for what Television has to offer, dropping more than a few titles in the process.
Gotham is taking a little break until April, but don’t worry, Fox isn’t leaving fans empty handed. Check out this promo teasing what to expect from the remaining episodes of the season. Take a look!
In an episode that featured the arrival of the Red Hood Gang and saw a major character getting stabbed (though non-fatally), it was the actions of one Fish Mooney that completely stole the show.
One of the reasons why I enjoy Gotham so much is because of the way it embraces both darkness and camp. It mixed them both gloriously well in “The Blind Fortune Teller,” and never better than in the scene in which we get our very first glimpse of the young lad who will eventually become the Clown Prince of Crime.
There’s a plethora of superhero TV shows available to the public, from the horror-driven Constantine to the action-packed Arrow to the sci-fi adventures of The Flash. We’ve gone ahead and ranked each superhero TV show currently airing to give you an idea of what you should be checking out.
Gotham hasn’t been shy about introducing numerous villains in Batman’s city during its first season. Following Monday’s brand new episode of Gotham, the Fox drama aired a brand new preview that gives us our first look at a new villain--The Joker.
Milo Ventimiglia is an actor who knows what it’s like to be a hero on the small screen, albeit with a lot of wincing, as he led much of the drama swirling around NBC’s Heroes during its four seasons. Now he’s jumping to the other side of virtuousness, joining Fox’s hugely popular Gotham.