Now that we’ve seen Harvey Bullock and Selina Kyle (a.k.a. young Catwoman), Alfred Pennyworth’s reveal is up next.
Fox released the official “Gotham” character image of Sean Pertwee as Alfred Pennyworth on Monday. Pertwee will play Bruce Wayne’s loyal butler, whose tough love and overprotectiveness is only heightened after his parents’ tragic deaths, in the “Batman” prequel.
The origin story follows soon-to-be police commissioner James Gordon as he navigates the city’s dangerous crime scene bustling with super villains.
The cast also includes David Mazouz as a young Bruce, Ben McKenzie as Gordon, Jada Pinkett Smith as Fish Mooney and Robin Lord Taylor as the Penguin.
Fox has not set a date for “Gotham” yet, but has given it a straight-to-series order.
Rachel Brosnahan is deepening her relationship with Amazon. The “Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” star has signed a first-look deal with Amazon Studios, under which she and her Scrap Paper Pictures production company will develop TV series exclusively for Amazon’s streaming platform. Brosnahan has won several awards for her performance as Midge Maisel, including an Emmy Award [...]
The Season 2 premiere of “Yellowstone” more than doubled its Live+Same Day numbers in Live+3. According to Nielsen data, the premiere last Wednesday rose to a 0.98 rating in adults 18-49 and just over 5 million total viewers after three days of playback. That is up 115% in the demo and 109% in viewers from [...]
MADRID — The 3rd Conecta Fiction, Europe’s biggest Latin American TV co-production forum, wrapped last week in Pamplona after four days of dealing, debate and gastronomic delectation. Following 10 Takeaways from an intense and buoyant event, driven by the unfaltering growth of high-end production in Spain and most of Latin America: 1.PLATFORM PIVOT The writing [...]
PAMPLONA, Spain — Few events were more anticipated at Conecta Fiction than the joint keynote delivered by HBO Latin America’s Roberto Ríos and HBO España’s Miguel Salvat. The room was packed,some attendees caught it from a screen outside. That’s a sign of the draw of HBO’s brand in Spanish-language programming and of Ríos and [...]
The upcoming “L Word” sequel series at Showtime is rounding out its main cast. Arienne Mandi, Leo Sheng, Jacqueline Toboni, and Rosanny Zayas have all been cast in series regular roles. They join returning original series stars and executive producers Jennifer Beals, Katherine Moennig, and Leisha Hailey. Mandi will play Dani Nùñez, described as a [...]
This year’s San Diego Comic-Con has a feast of TV show panels and special screenings for fans. To keep you updated on the happenings this year, Variety is compiling a master list of the experiences for the July 17 to July 21 pop culture convention. Warner Bros. Television Studios was the first to announce its schedule, [...]
Attention casting directors: Marisa Tomei has got the TV bug. And not just any kind of TV: the Oscar winner is eager to return to the sitcom, where she got her start in 1987 on “A Different World.” Tomei is still riding a high from starring in ABC’s recent “Live In Front of a Studio [...]