Star Ben McKenzie, who plays a young Jim Gordon — the city’s future police commissioner — in the Batman-universe prequel, tweeted the pic on Friday. Gary Oldman depicted an older Gordon in Christopher Nolan’s “Dark Knight” trilogy.
— Ben McKenzie (@ben_mckenzie) May 9, 2014
His character is just learning the ropes and coming face-to-face with Gotham’s infamous villains when he’s assigned a case that will change his life: the murder of Bruce Wayne’s parents.
The WBTV-produced series co-stars Donal Logue, Jada Pinkett Smith, David Mazouz and Camren Bicondova,
Fox picked up the drama for at least 13 episodes for the 2014-15 season. It will premiere this fall.
The network released the first “Gotham” trailer after announcing the series order on Monday.