Happy Lorax Day, everyone.
On this day 5 years ago, “The Lorax” was released in theaters and girls everywhere began their obsessions over the Once-ler. It’s actually really great to see that this fandom is still going strong after 5 years. (:
Gotham Season 3 Episode 18 “Light the Wick” Preview
Gordon learns what The Court of Owls plans to do to the city in an all new episodes of FOX’s hit DC Comics show, Gotham. As Gordon races against the clock to stop a destructive threat from the Court, Bruce dives deeper into his training with the Shaman, and The Penguin searches for Nygma. Here is a synopsis for this week’s episode:
“Heroes Rise: Light The Wick”
GORDON DISCOVERS THE COURT OF OWLS’ SECRET WEAPON ON AN ALL-NEW “GOTHAM” MONDAY MAY 15, ON FOX
MON MAY 15 8/9c
Gordon discovers the weapon the Court of Owls will use to destroy Gotham, which leads him on a dangerous path as he tracks it down. Meanwhile, Kathryn (guest star Leslie Hendrix) and Temple Shaman (guest star Raymond J. Barry) reveal their next move to Bruce, and Ivy comes to Selina’s aid in the all-new “Heroes Rise: Light The Wick” episode of GOTHAM airing Monday, May 15 (8:00-9:01 PM ET/PT) on FOX.
Gordan travels a dangerous path as he must infiltrate the Court, trying to learn their secrets and stop their weapon before it’s too late. This causes even more strife with Lee, who continues to see Gordon as the man responsible for all of Gotham’s problems. Meanwhile, Bruce must discover the source of his rage and must decide whether to hold onto that rage, and Team Penguin continues to move, as Ivy tries to save Selina and Oswald goes to an unusual source for answers as to what happened to Nygma.
It’s a fantastic week filled with big revelations, unexpected returns and character developments that continue to make this a heavily character driven show. The Court brings back two familiar faces in order to secure their plans for Gotham, and Gordon is tested in more ways than one this week. This was Ben McKenzie’s week to shine on the show, as his character is pulled and attacked from multiple fronts, both physically and emotionally. Here are a few things to expect from this week’s episode:
The Court’s secret weapon revealed! Gordon’s showdown with several foes. A major confrontation between Gordon and Lee. A “Strange” Return.
It’s an exciting week for Gotham and DC fans alike, and you won’t want to miss it. As we head towards the season 3 finale and come off the heels of the announcement that Gotham has been renewed for a season 4, fans won’t want to miss the high octane action and suspense this week. Be sure to tune in to an all new episode of Gotham this Monday, only on FOX!
“The man I might be in love with is…happy. Genuinely happy, with a woman that I really like. And I lost a patient today; a sweet girl whose luck ran out. This isn't what arrives is supposed to feel like”
Gotham Season 3 Episode 17 “The Primal Riddle” Preview
Gotham becomes a villain’s playground in this week’s all new episode of the DC Comics drama. As Gordon must face a trial from the Court, The Riddler plays a deadly game with the city in order to find the answer to the one riddle he cannot solve, and The Penguin begins to recruit other villains for his army to fight Nygma. Here is the synopsis for this week’s episode of Gotham:
“Heroes Rise:The Primal Riddle”
GOTHAM’S MOST UNHINGED VILLAINS UNITE ON AN ALL-NEW “GOTHAM” MONDAY, MAY 8, ON FOX
Mr. Freeze (Guest Star Nathan Darrow) and Firefly (Guest Star Camila Perez) Return
MON MAY 8 8/9c
Some of Gotham’s most unhinged villains band together, while The Riddler (Cory Michael Smith) continues his conquest of the city. Gordon (Ben McKenzie) is on a search for answers and all roads keep leading him back to the Court of Owls. Meanwhile, as Alfred (Sean Pertwee) begins to notice a change in Bruce (David Mazouz), Bruce 2 confides in Selina (Camren Bicondova) in the all-new “Heroes Rise: The Primal Riddle” episode of GOTHAM airing Monday, May 8 (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX.
This week’s episode did a great job of showcasing the massive challenges that will help bring the heroes of Gotham to the forefront. The Court of Owls is securing plans to destroy the city, and Gordon must find a way to stop both them and The Riddler, who has fully embraced his villainous persona. While the city finds itself in chaos once more, the Bruce clone finds himself growing closer to those Bruce cares about, and his revelation to Selina will send her into a shocking journey that will give longtime Batman fans something to talk about.
This episode was wonderful, doing a greater job of bringing the villains Bruce will one day face together, and giving The Riddler and Gordon a reunion neither of them will soon forget. This episode is heavily filled with DC comic goodness, and the performances from Ben McKenzie and Cory Michael Smith are exceptional this week. This week will make audiences feel a real sense of urgency as the threats against Gotham grows larger, and the weight of responsibility will weigh heavily on the forming heroes. Here are a few things to look forward to.
The Ultimate Riddle Unexpected allies Death. Let’s face it, there’s always lots of death. More tension between Gordon and Dr. Tompkins. An iconic moment for one series regular.
This is an episode not to miss Gotham fans. Will the Riddler learn the answer to his greatest riddle? Can Gordon learn what the Court has planned for Gotham before it’s too late? Find out on an all new episode of Gotham this Monday, only on FOX!