I swear it’s not because of a younger cat woman, but I’m warming to Gotham


Gotham Cast

Gotham already had a larger-than-normal 16-episode original order, so it has now been picked up for six more episodes to bring its total to a full-season 22. (Standard order sizes are 13 for initial order and nine for back order. Continue reading »

The Brokenwood Mysteries - lead actors Fern Sutherland and Neill Rea (c) SPP Photo by Jae FrewLast night was a rather big night for TV. Along with the debut of Gotham on TV2, Prime launched their new homegrown murder mystery series The Brokenwood Mysteries. The two hour long episode did extremely well for Prime, delivering an average audience of 191,340 viewers.

Gotham came in with 278,540 while the return of Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. came in with 186,940. While Call The Midwife enjoyed 378,570 post MKRNZ, TV3’s Sunday night movie came in with 169,170. Continue reading »


TVNZ is about to fast-track 16 blockbuster international shows across TVNZ platforms.

Starting this month, exciting new releases and returning favourites will hit TVNZ screens faster than ever before – in some cases within hours of going to air in the US.

The most anticipated series of the year, Gotham, will debut on TV2 within days of its Stateside launch this month. This Batman prequel follows the epic story behind some of DC Comics’ most famous villains and vigilantes, and has garnered massive global hype. Continue reading »

gotham_castIt’s believed to be the first SVOD deal where a streaming content provider has inked a deal for a broadcast series before it has even premiered.

Under the pact, Netflix will become the exclusive subscription video on demand home of the Warner Bros. TV-produced Batman prequel in the U.S. as well as in each of the territories in which the streaming network operates and select other territories in which it plans to launch services. Each season of the series will be available to Netflix members following their broadcast run. In the U.S. that is expected to be in September 2015, coinciding with the potential Season 2 premiere.

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The more I see these trailers, the more promising Gotham is looking.

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