Jada Pinkett Smith also appears as the crime boss Fish Mooney
The characters of Catwoman, The Penguin and Fish Mooney have been introuduced as part of the latest trailer for Batman related TV show, Gotham.
The Fox TV series starts later this year (2014) and tells the story of a young Jim Gordon (Ben McKenzie, above) as he begins work as a policeman in the corrupt US city, home to a young Bruce Wayne as well as Penguin, Catwoman, Riddler and Poison Ivy.
The trailer you can see below shows Robin Lord Taylor’s Penguin plus Camren Bicondova as the young thief who will go on to become Catwoman.Jada Pinkett Smith also appears as the crime boss Fish Mooney.
Speaking about other iconic characters who could appear in the series, showrunner Bruno Heller recently said that The Joker is also likely to pop up, though the character has not yet been cast. “He’s the crown jewel of the Batman villains,” Heller said. “He will be brought in with great care and a lot of thought.”
Gotham will premiere on Fox in the US this autumn, with a UK air date yet to be confirmed. The series is being steered by The Mentalist creator Heller. See below to watch the new trailer now.