Watch now: Batman prequel TV series 'Gotham'
Starring Ben McKenzie
American network Fox has announced that it has credited Ben McKenzie – formerly Ryan from The OC – to play the main character of its new crime-drama TV series, Gotham.
Warner Bros. Television is producing the highly-anticipated programme which follows the career of future Batman police commissioner James Gordon (McKenzie) and a young Bruce Wayne. The show will also include the untold tales of DC Comics many villains, as well as introduce a new character 'Fish Mooney', played by Jada Pinkett Smith.
The series will allow Batman fans to look into the superhero's life from a different perspective and into the world of other essential characters in the Batman saga.
Watch the Gotham trailer below now: