GOTHAM: Fox orders 6 additional episodes

FOX has ordered six more episodes of this fall’s breakout new drama series, GOTHAM, it was announced today by Dana Walden and Gary Newman, Chairmen and CEOs of Fox Television Group. The announcement raises the series order to 22 episodes. “GOTHAM debuted as one of the most buzzed-about shows of the fall, and with good reason. Bruno Heller and Danny Cannon have created an incredibly rich world, with characters that draw you in and a cast that brings to life these heroes and villains in a way we’ve never seen before,” said Walden and Newman. “We are so excited to see where Bruno, Danny and the entire GOTHAM team take this story over the...

GOTHAM: Meet Oswald Cobblepot

The latest GOTHAM promo gives us a look at Oswald Cobblepot (Robin Lord Taylor), aka The Penguin. At the start of the series, Cobblepot works for Fish Mooney (Jada Pinkett Smith) and aspires to run his own crew. Growing up in Gotham City’s surrounding suburbs, James Gordon (Ben McKenzie, “Southland,” “The O.C.”) romanticized the city as a glamorous and exciting metropolis where his late father once served as a successful district attorney. Now, two weeks into his new job as a Gotham City detective and engaged to his beloved fiancée, Barbara Kean (Erin Richards, Open Grave, “Breaking In”), Gordon is living his dream – even as he hopes...

GOTHAM: 21 minute The Legend Reborn Featurette

September 22nd is the date that the city of The Batman undergoes a rebirth of sorts. GOTHAM begins with the murder of Bruce Wayne’s parents and follows Detective James Gordon (Ben McKenzie) and gives viewers a look at the people that will ultimately become the iconic DC characters Batman, Catwoman, The Penguin, Poison Ivy and more. So to get folks pumped for the premiere, the folks at Fox are presenting The Legend Reborn, a 21 minute promo.

GOTHAM: New Comic-Con trailer

As is par for the course, there is plenty of news/pictures/trailers coming out of San Diego’s Comic-Con. For GOTHAM, the upcoming Fox series set in Gotham City before the start of Batman, we have a clip that makes references to a number of items and characters that are part of Batman folklore.

GOTHAM: New promo site for the GOTHAM CHRONICLE.

DC and Fox TV have put together a promo site for GOTHAM. The site is the home of the Gotham Chronicle and features stories on the characters of the upcoming Fox series. The site also offers the temp and time in Gotham as well as links to the Facebook page and Twitter account. Take a look.