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Has Batman #86 Still 86'ed Alfred Pennyworth? (Spoilers)

Batman #86. New writers, editors, artists, we can all forget about what some saw as those stylistic excesses of Tom King for the past four years of Batman. No more discussions of whether it was the roof, the boat or the beach, no more Kite-Man hell yeahs, no more punching people with POWs, no more […]

Wednesday New Year's Day 2020

The Death Of Pennyworth Comes To Detective Comics #1018

Alfred Pennyworth is dead, in the Batman comic books, killed by Tom King (#29 on the power list). Not in The Batman's Grave though – unless he is an illusion of Bruce. And not in Doomsday Clock either, and the rest of DC Comics are going to have to use a sledgehammer to get that […]


How Did Bruce Wayne Kill Alfred Pennyworth? Batman #83 Spoilers

How Did Bruce Wayne Kill Alfred Pennyworth? Batman #83 Spoilers

Pennyworth is by far and away the best adaptation of a comic book into a TV show to date. A crazy remix of Michael Caine's Alfie and The Ipcress Files with both The Prisoner and The Avengers TV shows, as well as an alternate history that has more in common with Joker than with Gotham […]


“Pennyworth” is More than a Batman Prequel – It’s a Fever Dream of Sixties London

"Pennyworth": The Brexit Drama We Deserve – But Never Saw Coming [OPINION]

Hurrah! The craziest British drama on TV has been renewed! EPIX's Pennyworth will return next year with a new season! Pennyworth is really a Batman prequel in name only. It appears to be about the story of Alfred Pennyworth in the 1960s long before he became the Wayne family butler. It appears to be about […]

"Pennyworth" Drops New Trailer and Snazzy Poster

"Pennyworth": EPIX Serves Up Second Season Order for Batman Prequel Series

Looks like viewers are going to have another season to learn everything they didn't know about Batman's trusted aide and the Wayne Family protector. EPIX has given a green light for a second season of Pennyworth, with filming on the 10 episodes set at the UK's Warner Bros. Studios Leavesden in the UK beginning January […]



On Keeping Alfred Pennyworth Dead at DC Comics

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 […]

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"The Watch": Adam Hugill Set as Carrot in BBC America's "Discworld" Adapt

Fans of the late Terry Pratchett's (Good Omens) epic comedy/fantasy book series "Discworld" have some good news coming their way, with Adam Hugill (Pennyworth) set to join BBC America's eight-episode series adaptation The Watch in a lead role. Written by Simon Allen (Strike Back, The Musketeers), the "punk rock" thriller focuses on City Watch as […]


Pennyworth At Your Service - SDCC 2019

Partying With Pennyworth at San Diego Comic-Con 2019

Premiering On EPIX on July 28 is Pennyworth, starring Jack Bannon, Ben Aldridge, and Paloma Faith, is the new Batman show that takes place not only before Batman, but before Bruce Wayne ws even born. To help put on the new show, EPIX put on one heck of a party on the Thursday night of SDCC 2019. Taking place at The Oxford Social Club, […]

Pennyworth – Official Trailer

New "Pennyworth" Series Confirmed Same Universe as "Gotham"

The canonical "universe" setting of Epix' new Pennyworth series has been one of the most fiercely disputed subjects since the series was first announced a few months back. Pennyworth centers around young Alfred "Alfie" Pennyworth (Jack Bannon) as he tries to make his place in the world, fiercely refusing to take up his father's vocation […]




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"Watchmen," "Batwoman" and "Pennyworth" Own the Keys to SDCC [IMAGES]

We'll admit it: which shows make it onto the hotel keycards at San Diego Comic-Con (SDCC) every year is a bit of a guilty pleasure of ours, so you'll have to excuse us for getting excited for this year's selections. To pay tribute to Batman's 80th anniversary this year, Warner Bros. Television Group is offering […]