Gordon Begins!! Fox Greenlights Pre-DARK KNIGHT Young James Gordon Series GOTHAM, From ROME Creator Bruno Heller!!
“Gotham” will explore what young Gotham City detective James Gordon and the city’s future supervillains were up to before Batman arrived on the scene.
Gotham City, recall, was also the setting for the WB’s short-lived (and Bruce Wayne–free) 2002 hourlong “Birds of Prey,” which focused on the teaming of Batman’s crime-fighting daughter and the Joker-maimed former Batgirl (in addition to Green Arrow's future girlfriend The Black Canary).
Most excitingly, the new series will be overseen by “Rome” mastermind Bruno Heller. (“Rome” is one of the best things HBO ever aired.)
I doubt they’ll be incorporating a young Alan Scott into the series, but a fellow can dream …
Find all of Deadline’s exclusive on the matter here.
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