Gotham is a series based on characters and actions from the Batman movies and comic books. The main characters taken from the Batman movies are Bruce Wayne and James Gordon. The series should present early days of James Gordon in the Gotham City Police Department.
Maybe the most interesting thing about Gotham series is that beside it will show us history of Wayne, it will include origin stories of several villains from the Batman franchise. This TV show’s debut, was on September 22, 2014. Although, first season should have only 16 episodes, it was increased to 22 episodes. Producers announced on January 17, 2015 that there will be a second season.
Gotham TV series is developed by Bruno Heller. Stars in the series are: Ben McKenzie, Zabryna Guevara, Donal Logue, David Mazouz, Erin Richards, Sean Pertwee, Robin Lord Taylor, Camren Bicondova and many more. It has a rating of 8.1/10 based on 6.112 viewers. In 2014 it was awarded with the Critics' Choice Television Award, for most exciting new series, and in 2015 for Outstanding Drama in Gracie Awards. It is very popular, so first episode watched more than 14 million viewers.
The series start when James Gordon, a new police officer, comes in the Gotham City Police Department and with his veteran partner Harvey Bullock, try to solve one of the biggest crimes in the city, murder of Thomas and Martha Wayne. During the investigation, he meets your Bruce Wayne, who is in the care of Alfred Pennyworth. During its investigation, Gordon gets involved with Mafia families and mob bosses. The relationship between Gordon and young Bruce is important and crucial for development of the Dark Knight.