Gotham fans only have two new episodes to enjoy before the series comes to an end, culminating with a 10 year time jump and an expanded episode. Fox’s Gotham heads toward the end of its run with season five episode 11 which will air on April 18, 2019 at 8pm ET/PT, nearly a month after the season’s 10th episode. The episode titled “They Did What?” will feature guest stars Shane West as Bane and Jaime Murray as Nyssa al Ghul.
The cast of the comic book-inspired series’ final season is led by Ben McKenzie as Detective James Gordon. Donal Logue is Detective Harvey Bullock, Sean Pertwee is Alfred Pennyworth, Robin Lord Taylor is Oswald Cobblepot/The Penguin, and Erin Richards is Barbara Kean. David Mazouz plays Bruce Wayne, Camren Bicondova is Selina Kyle/the future Catwoman, Cory Michael Smith is Edward Nygma/The Riddler, and Chris Chalk plays Lucius Fox.
The “They Did What?” Plot: As Bane (West) enacts his final plan for Gotham’s destruction, Gordon rallies his former enemies to save the city. Meanwhile, Nyssa al Ghul (Murray) kidnaps Barbara’s newborn daughter, with ambitions to raise her as her own. Then, Bruce’s decision to leave Gotham points him to his destiny, while devastating Selina.
- Inside Gotham Season 5 with Camren Bicondova
- Robin Lord Taylor Interview on Gotham‘s Final Season
- Donal Logue on Harvey Bullock’s Journey
Details on Season 5:
“Gotham is an origin story of the great DC Comics Super-Villains and vigilantes, revealing an entirely new chapter that has never been told. From executive producer and writer Bruno Heller and executive producers Danny Cannon and John Stephens, Gotham follows the rise of Det. James Gordon (McKenzie) through a dangerously corrupt city teetering between good and evil, and chronicles the birth of one of the most popular super heroes of our time.”