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"Doctor Who": Third Doctor Jon Pertwee Honored by His Son, Sean [VIDEO]

The BBC's official Doctor Who Channel on YouTube realised a video excerpt of BBC Radio 4 Extra's program celebrating the centenary of Jon Pertwee's birth. The Jon Pertwee Files is an hour-long radio program featuring Pertwee's son Sean Pertwee talking about his father's career. Jon Pertwee had a long acting career before and after he […]

Gotham Season 5: As The City Falls, The "Legend of The Dark Knight" Rises (TRAILER)

Think Gotham City is a rough place to live now? Imagine taking a pre-Batman Gotham City and isolating it off from the rest of the world – pretty scary thought, right? That's the premise behind The Dark Knight's backstory series Gotham when the series returns to Fox for its fifth -and final – season on January 3, 2019. When […]

Gotham Season 5: As The City Falls, The Villains Rise (TEASER)

Think Gotham City is a rough place to live now? Imagine taking a pre-Batman Gotham City and isolating it off from the rest of the world – pretty scary thought, right? That's the premise behind The Dark Knight's backstory series Gotham when the series returns to Fox for its fifth -and final – season on […]


Gotham Has Jumped the Shark and Swung Back Around for a Selfie

This article absolutely has spoilers for the current season of Gotham. I got a little behind on Gotham, having missed about four episodes, I decided to go back this weekend and catch up. In doing so, I realized just how absolutely insane this series has gotten. Folks talk about DC's Legends of Tomorrow being the […]

What's Up With The Second Bruce Wayne?

At the end of season two of Gotham, we got to meet a doppelganger of Bruce Wayne escaping with the rest from Indian Hill. By the end of the second episode of this season he standing inside of Wayne manner facing off with Bruce and Alfred Pennyworth. Actors David Mazouz and Sean Pertwee give us […]

The Man Behind The Bat – Talking With Sean Pertwee About Gotham

Last week I got to do a bunch of phone interviews in 24-hours. The one that got me a bit nervous was Sean Pertwee. He's one of those actors that makes whatever he's in much better. He brings a gravitas and intensity to a modernized version of Alfred Pennyworth in the Fox / Warner Bros series […]

The Time Sean Pertwee Was Asked To Appear On Doctor Who

Gotham's Sean Pertwee has another geek bonafide in a addition to playing comics' most famous butler — with all apologies to Edwin Jarvis — his father Jon Pertwee was the third Doctor Who from 1970 to 1974. And, as the actor tells the Radio Times, he was offered a role on the show last year. […]

What Lies Below For Bruce And Alfred

A bit of spoilers if you haven't watched the first two episodes of Gotham season 2… . . . That's your warning. The first season of Gotham felt like a three headed monster with one of the heads being undersized. The series seemed to be about the origin of Jim Gordon (Ben McKenzie) as story […]

Killer Cartoonishness Rules In Gotham Season 2, Episode 2

Last week, I decried the imbalance between the cartoonishness and cop show elements that divide Gotham. This week, almost as a rebuttal, killer cartoons literally invade the cop show and the result is one of the best episodes of the series so far. Buoyed by the stellar performance of Cameron Monaghan as maybe-Joker Jerome Valeska, […]

Watching Gotham With Sean Pertwee And Ben McKenzie

DC Entertainment has released a new video with Sean Pertwee / Alfred Pennyworth and Ben McKenzie / James Gordon talking about watching Gotham. As an actor you read the scripts but you don't get to see everything filmed… so you sit down like a fan and watch the show to see the other parts. Gotham […]

A Look Back At Gotham With Sean Pertwee, Donal Logue And Robin Lord Taylor

Two weeks from tonight will see the season premiere of Gotham as the focus turns to the Rise of the Villains. But before we move forward, Fox has offered us these look backs with Sean Pertwee talking about his role of Alfred Pennyworth, Donal Logue / Harvey Bullock on watching the series progress and Robin […]

Gotham: Aftermath – Barbara Keen And The Cave

In the latest Gotham: Aftermath videos we have Erin Richards talking about what happened to Barbara Keen in the last three episodes and just where things might be going next. Then we have Sean Pertwee and David Mazouz talk about how Bruce Wayne and Alfred Pennyworth follow the clues given by Lucius Fox to discover […]

Gotham Teases The Bat Cave

In this latest teaser for the second season of Gotham, we see Bruce Wayne (David Mazouz) and Alfred Pennyworth (Sean Pertwee) following the secret passage they'd discovered at the end of season one down to the entrance to what is most likely the cave… Gotham returns September 21st to Fox. [youtube][/youtube]

The Gotham We Deserve – Sizing Up The First Ten Episodes

By Cameron Hatheway Gotham captured audience's attention worldwide when it first debuted in late September, and with good reason. In a steadily growing golden age for comic book television shows, fans of Batman were poised to either love the retelling of the iconic superhero's upbringing mixed with the origins of the supporting cast, or tear […]

The Good, The Bad, And The Ugly: A Mixed Reaction To Gotham's Fall Season

By Jason Strangis It started as the most anticipated new TV series of the fall. And while Gotham began and ended on a strong note, the show for the most part has not lived up to these incredibly high expectations. Yes there have been some very good episodes, such as the Pilot and the recent […]

First Official Look At Sean Pertwee As Gotham's Alfred

We met Harvey Bullock and Selina Kyle, and now Fox have released the first official image of Gotham's Alfred Pennyworth, played by Sean Pertwee. I'm not sure if we've seen any unofficial paparazzi pics of him yet, but they're probably coming soon if not, if the timing of the previous official photo releases are anything […]