Gotham casts its Comissioner Gordon

FOX has found the man who will be young James Gordon on the upcoming Gotham TV show. The report comes via Variety, claiming that Southland’s Ben McKenzie was cast as the one good cop in Gotham City

Gotham will focus on a Gotham City before Batman, and the cases of James Gordon before he was Comissioner. According to FOX’s Kevin Reilly, other notable villains will show up in non-costume ways. Young Bruce Wayne is also going to be a recurrent character in the show. The pilot is written by The Mentalist’s Bruno Heller.