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‘Gotham’ Fans Will Be Waiting A Long Time For Its Fifth & Final Season

Gotham has changed dramatically over the past four years from a darker, Jim Gordon-centric story to the absurd, silly, delightfully twisted comic book drama it is today. According to Deadline, Gotham was renewed for a fifth season just days before…
By Kayla Hawkins

There’s Still A Good Chance This ‘Gotham’ Character Is NOT The Joker, Believe It Or Not

It seems clear that Gotham has finally, at long last, found its Joker: Jeremiah Valeska, poisoned by his brother and transformed into a grotesque villain. But what if Jeremiah is not the Joker on Gotham? The show loves to pull the rug out from…
By Kayla Hawkins

All The Clues That Jeremiah Is Definitely The ‘Gotham’ Joker

Four seasons in, and Gotham continues to tease the audience with the possibility that Bruce Wayne will soon wind up facing his ultimate foe: the Joker. Jerome Valeska (Cameron Monaghan), the leading Joker suspect since Season 1, is dead (again), but…
By Kayla Hawkins

This Unlikely ‘Gotham’ Alliance Could Be Just Bonkers Enough To Work

Gotham has rearranged the city hierarchy, time and time again. Now, in the second half of Season 4, the Penguin is no longer the mayor nor the "king" of Gotham. He's back in Arkham Asylum despite the "sanity" certificate he was granted back in…
By Kayla Hawkins

‘Gotham’ Finally Got To Batman, But Not In The Way You Might Have Expected

Spoilers for the March 8 episode. The moment Gotham fans have been waiting for since Season 1 has finally arrived: Batman appeared on Gotham... in a dream sequence. It felt anticlimactic to have young Bruce Wayne dream about the hero he'll…
By Kayla Hawkins

Lee & Ed Could Be ’Gotham’s Next Power Couple, Weirdly Enough

When it returns to Fox to continue its fourth season on March 1, Gotham fans will be reunited with one of the series' most surprisingly sensible pairings: Dr. Lee Thompkins and Ed Nygma, who are now sort-of partners. His Riddler persona is telling…
By Drew Koch

How ‘Gotham’ Is Recreating This Creepy-Funny DC Comics Villain

After an unacceptably long hiatus, Gotham Season 4 finally returns on March 1, and it's bringing along some fearsome new villains to join its impressively-sized ensemble. DC Comics villain Toy Maker will be one of the new personalities arriving in…
By Kayla Hawkins

A HUGE Jerome Twist Is Coming In ‘Gotham’ Season 4, According To One Of Its Stars

Spoilers for the second half of Gotham Season 4. There are few Gotham characters fans like to see more than Cameron Monaghan's Jerome Valeska, who's the closest this series has come yet to the iconic Batman villain the Joker. Jerome was locked up in…
By Kayla Hawkins

When ‘Gotham’ Season 4 Returns, Shocking New Alliances Will Form

It's not easy to guess what will happen when Gotham Season 4 returns, because the Batman prequel has become one of TV's least predictable dramas. The midseason finale airs on Dec. 7, and Fox hasn't announced when the second half of Season 4 will…
By Kayla Hawkins

There’s A New Candidate For ’Gotham’s Harley Quinn & Her Transformation Would Be So Shocking

Lee Thompkins’ ongoing transformation from hero to ambiguous maybe-villain is an intriguing part of Gotham Season 4, considering that it directly flies in the face of both the original character in the comics and her portrayal until this point. But…
By Kayla Hawkins

How ’Gotham’s Mysterious Fight Club Owner Could Be Connected To A Famous DC Villain

This season, characters who were once good have embraced their dark side, most notably Lee Thompkins, who now helping Cherry run her secret underground fight club on Gotham. Played by Marina Benedict, this underworld power player seems to have a…
By Kayla Hawkins

Bruce’s New ‘Gotham’ Love Interest Could Be Close To His Biggest Enemy

One thing missing so far from Gotham Season 4 is any advancement of Bruce Wayne and Selina Kyle's love story, which was beginning to bloom but was cut short before the two actually got the chance to spend any quality time together. Even though these…
By Kayla Hawkins

This New 'Gotham' Villain Is The Show's Most Disturbing Yet

Gotham is crowded with some of the most iconic and memorable characters from DC Comics history, from its adolescent take on Batman to his well-known foes like the Penguin, Catwoman, Poison Ivy, and the Riddler. But who is Professor Pyg? Gotham is…
By Kayla Hawkins

In The Bustle Booth With Crystal Reed

When celebrities hang out with Bustle editors, we want to give them the chance to leave their mark. Literally. So we hand them a pen, a piece of paper, a few questions, and ask them to get creative. The rest is up to them. This time, Gotham star…
By Sage Young

‘Gotham’ Is About To Introduce Its Grossest Villain Yet

In the Gotham Season 3 finale, several characters seemed on the verge of meeting their maker. Selina was pushed out a window, Barbara was electrocuted, Ed was frozen, Butch was shot, and so on. And so far, all of those characters have made an…
By Kayla Hawkins

Why Sofia Is Another Power-Hungry Woman You’ll Want To Root For On ‘Gotham’

For Gotham, comic book history is a loose guideline, with certain characters dipping in and out of their established canon whenever it makes the most sense for the procedural prequel. Gotham Season 4 introduced new characters like Sofia Falcone…
By Kayla Hawkins

Why The Riddler Is Just A Shadow Of His Former Self On 'Gotham'

After a few slow episodes, Gotham Season 4 is really taking off, with an Oct. 5 episode that pressed fast-forward on several major plotlines. Ra's al Ghul's backstory was explained (it's a story that began literally thousands of years ago); Jim…
By Kayla Hawkins

How ‘Gotham’ Is Putting Its Own Spin On The Devious DC Sirens

The fourth season of Gotham is off to a very comic book-influenced start, with Bruce Wayne taking to the streets as a tiny, super-suited vigilante, and a new alliance between Gotham's female villains, Selina, Tabitha, and Barbara, newly revived.…
By Kayla Hawkins

Here’s How Barbara Survived That Fatal Electric Shock On ‘Gotham’

Gotham has always had a flexible relationship between life and death, with many characters thought dead, appearing to be dead, or even actually confirmed dead returning, with the help of either some weird science or, occasionally, supernatural…
By Kayla Hawkins

A Classic Batman Villain Undergoes A Terrifying Transition On ‘Gotham’

Gotham is back for its fourth season, and the series doesn't waste any time getting started. Spoilers for Gotham Season 4 premiere! Within the first few minutes of the first episode, Bruce Wayne is already in costume, working to save the city, and…
By Kayla Hawkins