Edward Nygma

Gotham Season 1 Recap: The Good. The Evil. The Beginning. (BC Rewind)

With FOX's Gotham set to return for its fifth and final season on January 3rd, your friends here at Bleeding Cool thought now would be as good a time as any for a refresher on the previous seasons before all the insanity unfolds! Armed with a team of 14 highly-skilled baboons, I was tasked with watching […]

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Gotham Season 4: Cory Michael Smith on Who Nygma Gets to Play With

One of the ways Gotham has kept things fresh over its four seasons is the way the group the large number of characters they have. For a long time it was Selina (Camren Bicondova) and Bruce (David Mazouz), but then she was with Fish Mooney (Jada Pinkett-Smith) for a while and is now with Tabitha […]


Gotham Season 4: Riddles And Rhymes Remix

Gotham hit the stage at New York Comic Con this weekend and showed a sizzle reel. We have that as well as what they are called the Riddles & Rhymes remix. Most of the sizzle reel is stuff from the first few episodes, but we are introduced to a new set of characters at the […]

The Riddler

Gotham Season 4 Releases The Riddler's Riddle

Gotham has released a new video featuring a riddle. Or what they call The Riddler's Riddle. It's not a particularly difficult one and they do give you the answer if you are paying attention. But they don't just come out and tell you. Want to give it as shot? Watch the video. I'm sure most […]


Gotham Shares The Rise And Fall Of Edward Nygma

The thing I like most about Gotham is when they take a character like Oswald Cobblepot (Robin Lord Taylor) or Edward Nygma (Cory Michael Smith) and build them up slowly until they start to look like the comic book villains the Penguin and the Riddler… and then tear them back down before starting to build […]

Cory Michael Smith Talks The Growth Of Edward Nygma

When Gotham returns on Monday, part of the focus will be on the continued growth of Edward Nygma into the Riddler. The character has gone through a huge story arc from where he started as an awkward but basically good person to someone who has murdered at least two people. But he's not all the […]

Edward Nygma Vs Lucius Fox – Making The Riddler

A hero is only as good as his villains… and a villain is only as good as his hero. This is something Edward Nygma (Cory Michael Smith) figures out and his search to find an adversary leads him to Lucius Fox (Chris Chalk). The video below sets up how the battle of minds between Nygma […]

Riddler Takes Over As Gotham Return Nears

When Gotham returns from their winter hiatus, the series kicks into high gear with Edward Nygma (Cory Michael Smith) running the city after having killed Oswald Cobblepot (Robin Lord Taylor). But how far down the rabbit hole has Nygma gone? Is he still the former crime tech from the GCPD or is he now fully […]

Paul Reubens Returns To Gotham

In a new clip from the upcoming return of Gotham, we see Oswald Cobblepot (Robin Lord Taylor) woken by a crashing sound only to find the framed certificate of sanity on the floor in shattered glass pieces. I'm fairly sure this was Edward Ngyma's (Cory Michael Smith) certificate which is a nice symbolic way of […]

Robin Lord Taylor On How Defending Canon Doesn't Hide Homophobia

During the summer I got a chance to speak to both Robin Lord Taylor and Corey Michael Smith about their roles on Gotham and the friendship between Oswald Cobblepot and Edward Nygma. They were both excited about the possibilities of the two interacting more in the third season. Well, they are definitely interacting more as […]

Oswald & Edward – Two Insane Oddballs

Two of the best characters from Gotham have to be Oswald Cobblepot (Robin Lord Taylor) and Edward Nygma (Cory Michael Smith). The relationship between the Penguin and the Riddler has been growing as the seasons progressed, starting with an awkward meeting in the GCPD squad room to them becoming best friends. When I spoke with […]

The Important Moments From Gotham – Better To Reign In Hell…

This article will definitely contain spoilers for the season premiere of Gotham season 3. . . . . As Gotham season 3 kicks off, a season subtitled Mad City, we get the premiere episode Better To Reign In Hell… We've jumped ahead six months. Jim Gordon is now a bounty hunter tracking down the Indian […]

Robin Lord Taylor Talks Oswald Cobblepot And Gotham Season 3

Gotham Season 2 is now out on Blu-ray / DVD in the U.K. and will be available on August 16th in the states. To go with the series release, I got the chance to talk with some of the cast including Cory Michael Smith and Robin Lord Taylor. Here is the interview with Taylor about playing Oswald Cobblepot / […]

Cory Michael Smith Talks Edward Nygma And Gotham Season 3

Gotham Season 2 is now out on Blu-ray / DVD in the U.K. and will be available on August 16th in the states. To go with the series release, I got the chance to talk with some of the cast including Cory Michael Smith and Robin Lord Taylor. Here is the interview with Smith about […]

Six Important Moments From Gotham – Mad Grey Dawn

This article contains spoilers for the recent Gotham episode Mad Grey Dawn. . . . . . I've noticed another website is doing a "Six game-changing moments…" article about Gotham. They say imitation is the sincerest form of flattery. I haven't been too excited about the direction the series has taken since coming back from […]

Riddle Me This – The Evolution Of A Villain

Much of the focus in Gotham is on Jim Gordon and Oswald Cobblepot. But one of the more fascinating storylines has been the evolution of Edward Nygma, mild-manner CSI, into the criminal master-mind The Riddler. We've watched Cory Michael Smith go from the quirky crime scene investigator with a penchant for riddles into a killer […]

Has Nygma Said Too Much? Latest Clip From Gotham Fall Finale

Tomorrow night is Gotham's second season fall finale and a lot of the seasons story lines are coming to a head. Alfred Pennyworth, Lucius Fox and Harvey Bullock try to convince Captain Barnes to go after Galavan with no luck, so the three talk about needing Jim Gordon… which leads to Edward Nygma's riddle compulsion […]

Corey Michael Smith Talks The Changes For Edward Nygma On Gotham

And here we have some spoilers for last night's episode of Gotham… if you haven't seen it, run away…. . . . . A lot happened last night, but the two videos below focus on the fall out from the week before. That episode ended with Edward Nygma's date going horribly wrong and him killing […]

The Six Important Moments From Gotham – All Happy Families Are Alike

*** This article contains spoilers for the season finale of Gotham *** Last night we got the season finale of Gotham and it was kind of strange. We had a big gang war raging between Carmine Falcone and Sal Maroni all started by Oswald Cobblepot… while Leslie Tompkins and Barbara Keen had a nice little […]