According to TVline.com, Carol Kane will be joining the cast of the Batman origin series Gotham. The Oscar-nominate actress will be portraying Gertrud Kapelput, the mother of Oswald Cobblepot / The Penguin played by Robin Lord Taylor.
Kane, best known for her roles on Taxi and in The Princess Bride and Scrooged, will join the series in episode 2. Her character is described as a proud and faded beauty with delusions of grandeur. You get the feeling she's going to be pushing Oswald down the fowl road?