GOTHAM is an origin story of the great DC Comics Super-Villains and vigilantes, revealing an entirely new chapter that has never been told. Coming to FOX. An action-drama series following a young Bruce Wayne and rookie detective James Gordon as they battle villains and corruption in pre-Batman Gotham City.
Season 01, Episode 01 — Pilot
Lt. James Gordon, newly arrived in Gotham, sets out to fight the crime that threatens to overwhelm the city despite corruption both inside and outside of the police department. For his first case he must solve the murder of socialites Thomas and Martha Wayne… and help their orphaned son Bruce cope with his loss.
Season 01, Episode 02 – “Selina Kyle”
A child-trafficking ring is investigated, and one of the victims is Selina Kyle. Elsewhere, Penguin blazes a bloody trail back to Gotham.
Season 01, Episode 03 – “The Balloonman”
Detectives Gordon and Bullock track down a vigilante who is killing corrupt Gotham citizens by attaching them to weather balloons. Meanwhile, Oswald Cobblepot returns to Gotham and gets a new job close to an influential figure in the underworld.
Season 01, Episode 04 – Arkham
Gordon and Bullock act quickly to protect members of the Arkham city council as they prepare for a dangerously controversial vote. Meanwhile, Gordon gets a visit from an old friend.
Season 01, Episode 05 – Viper
Gordon and Bullock search for the source of a new street drug that causes euphoria then death. Meanwhile, Oswald Cobblepot works his way deeper into Maroni’s inner circle and Fish Mooney continues to plot against Falcone
Season 01, Episode 06 – Spirit of the Goat
When a killer begins targeting the first born of Gotham’s elite, Bullock is forced to confront traumatic memories from a nearly identical case he worked in the past. Later, Gordon is confronted by past decisions.
Season 01, Episode 07 – Penguin’s Umbrella
Gordon comes face-to-face with the consequences of his decision to spare Penguin’s life. Meanwhile, tensions between Maroni and Falcone grow more violent.
Season 01, Episode 08 – The Mask
Gordon and Bullock investigate a Gothamite who runs a deadly fight club for candidates applying for a job at his financial firm. Meanwhile, Bruce returns to school and gets a visit from a new friend.
Season 01, Episode 09 – Harvey Dent
Trying to close the Wayne murder case, a young Harvey Dent and Gordon team up, much to Mayor James’ chagrin. Meanwhile, Penguin makes contact with Mooney’s secret weapon, Liza.
Season 01, Episode 10 – LoveCraft
Gordon sees himself reassigned to work at Arkham Asylum, following a misstep. Selina leads a new friend on a journey through Gotham, to dodge the assassins who are on her tail.
Season 01, Episode 11 – Rogues’ Gallery
Det. Gordon’s assignment at Arkham Asylum gets off to a rocky start when the murder of a guard ignites an investigation, leading him to meet Dr. Leslie Thompkins.
Season 01, Episode 12 – What the Little Bird Told Him
Gordon tries to get his job back by capturing Jack Gruber, a deranged electrical genius who escaped from Arkham Asylum. Meanwhile, Falcone struggles to hold onto his empire when Fish Mooney makes her next move.
Season 01, Episode 13 – Welcome Back, Jim Gordon
When the key witness in a homicide ends up dead while being held for questioning by the police, Gordon suspects that it’s an inside job and looks to an old friend for information.
Season 01, Episode 14 – The Fearsome Dr. Crane
Maroni tests Fish Mooney’s loyalty; Gordon and Bullock hunt a killer who targets victims with severe phobias; Bruce Wayne confronts Gordon for failing to make progress on his parents’ murder case.
Season 01, Episode 15 – The Scarecrow
Gordon and Bullock hunt Gerald Crane, a biology teacher who harvests the glands of his murder victims. Meanwhile, Mooney continues her plot to gain power; Bruce takes a treacherous hike; and Falcone tries to change Maroni’s plan for the Penguin.
Season 01, Episode 16 – The Blind Fortune Teller
Gordon takes Dr. Leslie Thompkins to the circus, but the day turns quickly when the circus comes under attack. Then, Falcone enlists Butch Gilzean to help Penguin with the night club, while Fish Mooney is otherwise occupied. Also, Bruce Wayne schedules a meeting with the Wayne Enterprises board.
Season 01, Episode 17 – Red Hood
Gordon and Bullock investigate the Red Hood gang following several bank robberies. Meanwhile, Selina Kyle continues to bond with Barbara; and Fish Mooney tries to reclaim her position in the underworld.
Season 01, Episode 18 – Everyone Has a Cobblepot
While Gordon seeks information about the recent controversy with Commissioner Loeb, Fish’s allegiance with the prisoners is questioned when she appears to join forces with Dr. Dulmacher.
Season 01, Episode 19 – Beasts of Prey
Gordon and Bullock investigate a cold case involving the Ogre, a serial killer who targets young women in Gotham City. Meanwhile, Fish plots her escape from the Dollmaker, and Bruce and Selina confront Reggie.
Season 01, Episode 20 – Under the Knife
Gordon and Bullock continue to investigate the Ogre, who begins to make his move on someone close to Gordon.
Season 01, Episode 21 – The Anvil or the Hammer
Season 01, Episode 22 – All Happy Families Are Alike
As Gotham City’s gang war reaches its boiling point, Fish Mooney goes head-to-head with Maroni and Penguin in an attempt to re-stake her claim on the city.