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‘Gotham’ Boss Says Superheroes ‘Don’t Work’ on TV, Is Wrong

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick August 26, 2016 @ 3:38 PM
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If any series stood accused of missing what makes live-action superheroes enjoyable, it’d be FOX’s Gotham. Well, wouldn’t you know it - the showrunner who thinks “prenatal origin stories” and sexualizing 14-year old characters make great fodder for Batman’s beginnings says “I don’t think superheroes work very well on TV.”

Here’s Why ‘Gotham’ Threw That Joking Cameo Into Season 2’s Finale

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick August 24, 2016 @ 5:38 PM
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Mileage may vary on whether Gotham does an effective job of setting up Batman’s beginnings, though most grew to embrace the bizarre proto-Joker of Cameron Monaghan’s Jerome. It may take until Season 4 before we finally see the character again, but producers at least explain how that Season 2 finale cameo came about.

‘Gotham’ Reveals Slightly Less-Creepy Look at New Poison Ivy

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick August 16, 2016 @ 10:27 PM
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FOX’s Gotham has been … less than clear with its intent regarding Season 3's transformation from Clare Foley’s young Ivy Pepper to Maggie Geha’s full Poison Ivy, but a new photo at least sells the transition. Gone are the low-cut dresses, as a new Season 3 shot of Ivy Pepper brings back the familiar outfit.

‘Gotham’ Star David Mazouz Calls for Young Superman Crossover

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick August 15, 2016 @ 10:30 PM
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FOX pre-Batman drama Gotham owes at least some debt to The CW’s pre-Superman series Smallville, but could the two ever actually meet? Superman appears to have been freed up for DC’s TV series, and Gotham’s own Bruce Wayne wants to see a young Clark Kent crossing over as soon as possible.

‘Gotham’ Says Aged-Up Poison Ivy Won’t Have Any Sexuality or Powers

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick August 12, 2016 @ 9:51 PM
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Gotham weirdness aside, it feels like Season 3 straddles a line with the decision to age proto-Poison Ivy character Ivy Pepper from 14 year-old actor Clare Foley into 28 year-old Maggie Geha. Early promotional shots haven’t done the spin any favors, but producers and cast argue that Gotham Season 3 won’t utilize the Batman character’s inherent sexuality, or even her plant-related abilities.

‘Gotham’ Season 3’s Mad Hatter Looks … Pretty Much Like a Dude in a Hat

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick August 11, 2016 @ 10:28 AM
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FOX’s Gotham hasn’t descended into all-out costumed superheroes and villains just yet, but the more sensibly-dressed Batman characters usually get their due. As such, our first look at Walking Dead star Benedict Samuel as Gotham’s Mad Hatter looks … well, how would you expect a guy with a top hat to look?

‘Gotham’ Season 3 Talks Aged-Up Poison Ivy, ‘Suicide Squad’ and Joker Cult

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick August 8, 2016 @ 8:41 PM
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There’s no question that FOX’s Gotham works best with its weirder tendencies, but Season 3 has at least some questionable choices to tackle. Out of TCA, Gotham bosses explain the decision to age up Claire Foley’s li’l Poison Ivy into a young seductress, as well previewing proto-Suicide Squad members like Killer Croc, and a Joker cult in Season 4.

‘Gotham’ Teases Mad Hatter, New Poison Ivy in Season 3 Synopsis

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick August 8, 2016 @ 11:07 AM
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Gotham seems about ready to abandon pretense of staying pre-Batman, but that shouldn’t necessarily diminish Season 3. Read for yourself, as the first official synopsis discloses not only the arrival of a young Mad Hatter, but also the creepy reasoning behind our aged-up Poison Ivy.

Bruce Meets the Court of Owls in New ‘Gotham’ Season 3 Promos

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick July 28, 2016 @ 10:56 PM
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Gotham Season 3 production is well-underway, to the point we’ve seen Vicki Vale’s family and some serious monsters on city streets, and it seems the famed Court of Owls may already be making their presence known. A new production tease has Bruce facing some mysterious adversaries, one of which Comic-Con may already have introduced us to.