Why Gotham is Worth a Rewatch (or First Watch!)

Gotham has arrived on HBO Max, making it the perfect time to rewatch the show or watch it for the first time.

Days of Destruction: Pennyworth's Alfred Has Some Dark Moments Ahead

Difficult, challenging times often inspire defining moments. Think of Bruce Wayne and the death of his parents or how his recent loss of income in the Batman comic series has recommitted him to becoming a symbol of hope for Gotham.

Getting to Know Young Alfred is Only Part of the Fun of Pennyworth

Before diving in to Pennyworth, I thought I knew most of what there was to know about the longtime butler of the Wayne family.

I’m not sure what any of you expected to see in an Alfred Pennyworth prequel series, but I’m pretty sure none of us expected that.

Secret War: Pennyworth's Producers on Building the Show's World

In 2014, Bruno Heller and Danny Cannon teamed up to create the Batman prequel Gotham, building an entire world around the Dark Knight’s city as Bruce Wayne came of age

Pennyworth's Paloma Faith Gets Serious About Villainy

If you’ve been watching the new EPIX drama Pennyworth, then the delightfully sadistic Bet Sykes has probably gotten your attention.

Pennyworth's Ben Aldridge Makes Heroism a Wayne Family Legacy

This year we’re celebrating Batman’s 80th anniversary, but who would the Dark Knight be without his father?

Jack Bannon Makes Alfred Pennyworth a Cool Man of Action

Where would Batman be without Alfred Pennyworth? While Robin may be the Dark Knight’s partner in crimefighting and Caped Crusading, Alfred is the emotional lynchpin who keeps Batman’s whole operation functioning.

Pennyworth (2019 - Present)

The DC origin series Pennyworth: The Origin of Batman's Butler follows Alfred Pennyworth (Jack Bannon), a former British SAS soldier, who forms a security company in 1960s London and goes to work with young billionaire Thomas Wayne (Ben Aldridge) and his wife Martha (Emma Paetz), before they become Bruce Wayne’s parents.

Season three of the psychological thriller begins after a five-year time jump: the civil war is over, and a cultural revolution has changed the world for better or worse—ushering in a new age of Super Heroes and Super-Villains.

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