The villains will continue to rise in Gotham city, when the show returns for its third season on September 19th. Jim Gordon and Harvey Bullock with the help of Bruce Wayne and Alfred Pennyworth will be continuing there efforts totake down Hugo Strange and protect Gotham.
With the new season set to premier in 3 weeks, Fox have have rewarded fans for their patience with a poster for the third season as well as a teaser trailer which gives us a look at the main charcters in the show and gives us an idea as to what they have been doing since second season ended.
Inside the poster’s snow globe which is being held by the show’s hero Jim Gordon, we see the Penguin (Robin Lord Taylor), Fish Mooney (Jada Pinkett Smith) Edward Nygma (Cory Michael Smith), Selina Kyle (Camren Bicondova), Barbara Kean (Erin Richards), Tabitha Galavan (Jessica Lucas) Butch (Drew Powell), and the suddenly adult Poison Ivy (Maggie Geha). The poster show cases all the major villains we will see in the upcoming season, although there is one who isn’t there, and that is the newest villain joining Gotham, The Mad Hatter, which is where the posters tagline Mad City comes from.
In the above trailer us, the fans get a glimpse of a few returning faces, like Jada Pinkett Smith’s Fish Mooney and Camren Bicondova’s Selina Kyle, but the new footage also shows off a grown-up Poison Ivy (played by Maggie Geha) and the Court of Owl’s lethal enforcer, an organization that will be playing a big part in the new season. The trailer builds suspense and adds excitment for the upcoming season. We here at Nerd Lowdown can’t wait for the new season as well as the debut of the Mad Hatter, the show keeps getting better with each season.
Season Three will peel back the curtain on the infamous criminal organization known as the Court of The Owls. With the Indian Hill escapees on the loose, JIM GORDON (Ben McKenzie) must take matters into his own hands as a bounty hunter in Gotham. He makes it his mission to find HUGO STRANGE (guest star BD Wong), the mastermind behind the horrifying Indian Hill experiments, and FISH MOONEY (guest star Jada Pinkett Smith), one of Strange’s subjects. Meanwhile, GCPD Detective HARVEY BULLOCK (Donal Logue) and Captain NATHANIEL BARNES (Michael Chiklis) remain at the forefront of the fight against crime in the monster-ridden city. Also, BRUCE WAYNE (David Mazouz), with the help of his trusted butler and mentor, ALFRED PENNYWORTH (Sean Pertwee), and former Wayne Enterprises employee, LUCIUS FOX (Chris Chalk), discovers there are still more secrets to uncover regarding his parents’ murders.