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"Pennyworth" Drops New Trailer and Snazzy Poster
It follows Bruce Wayne's legendary butler, Alfred Pennyworth (Jack Bannon), a former British SAS soldier who forms a security company and goes to work with Thomas Wayne (Ben Aldridge), Bruce's billionaire father, in 1960's London. Pennyworth stars Jack Bannon, Paloma Faith, Ben Aldridge, Hainsley Lloyd Bennett, Ryan Fletcher, Jason Flemyng and Polly Walker. Bruno Heller (Gotham, The[...]
There's a Lot Of Alfred in Today's DC Comics For a Dead Man
Alfred Pennyworth is dead In Batman #77, killed by Bane, in front of Damian Wayne A fact that the rest of the Batfamily are keeping from Bruce Wayne who believed that Alfred was safe, no longer being used as a hostage to prevent the Bat-excursion into Gotham, the City of Bane, He was wrong, and Alfred's[...]
The Death of Alfred Pennyworth - is it All Batman's Fault? (Batman #79 Spoilers)
You know, the ones in which Damian Wayne went into the Bane-fied Gotham headstrong… …despite warnings… …took on his dimensional grandfather Batman… and paid the price. But in today's Batman #79, we discovered it wasn't quite such a headstrong decision afterall. Did Bruce Wayne get Alfred Pennyworth killed at the hands of Bane? Just how safe was Alfred? Or was[...]
On Keeping Alfred Pennyworth Dead at DC Comics
It was the story that saw Batman #77 blow out of the doors the other week, as Tom King, Mikel Janin and Tony Daniel told a story in which Damian Wayne entered the boundaries of Gotham, despite the warnings that Bane would kill Alfred Pennyworth if any of the Batfamily did so. Which lead to parallel-universe[...]
Batman Vs TMNT Figures Sets Coming Exclusively to Gamestop
November is Alfred and Michelangelo Then finally a Ra's Al Ghul and Shredder pack in December There is also a preorder available for the whole bundle for $249.99 Each set separately will be available for $49.99 Check them all out below, and place your preorders now here. Batman Vs TMNT: Batman & Leonardo Figure 2 Pack Two[...]
How 'Gotham' Should've Ended: The Greatest 'Batman' Story Ever Told! [OPINION]
Right before the new trio can make off with the art, though, Selina Kyle (Camren Bicondova) rides into the room on the back of a stately octogenarian (Lee Meriweather). Frustratingly enough, though, a commercial break interrupts what could have been the second greatest battle in Gotham history. Oddly, the episode comes back from the commercial break to[...]
In Batman Who Laughs #4, We Learn Alfred Can Beat Batman in a Fight
But even absent prep time, one would expect that Batman would be able to take his geriatric butler, Alfred Pennyworth, right? Well, maybe not, as this preview of Wednesday's The Batman Who Laughs #4 demonstrates. In an effort to get some perspective on the Batman Who Laughs, the Batman Who Doesn't Laugh (that's the real Batman)[...]
'Pennyworth': Epix Unveils Official Teaser for Batman Universe Prequel Series
No frets, folks! Epix has unveiled an official teaser for Pennyworth, a 10-episode, one-hour drama from executive producer writer Bruno Heller (Gotham, The Mentalist), executive producer/director Danny Cannon (Gotham), and Warner Horizon Scripted TV. From what we can glean from the following scenes, it appears Alfred Pennyworth was a bit a swashbuckling, James Bond-type hero – and the look/tone[...]
'Pennyworth': Emma Paetz Set as Martha Kane/Wayne; Jessica Ellerby as The Queen
Paetz and Ellerby join Jack Bannon (Alfred) and Ben Aldridge (Thomas Wayne) in the 10-episode, one-hour drama from executive producer writer Bruno Heller (Gotham, The Mentalist), executive producer/director Danny Cannon (Gotham), and Warner Horizon Scripted TV. Paetz will portray Martha Kane, who eventually will become Martha Wayne – Bruce Wayne's mother[...]