In just one week, Gotham will return from its long hiatus with a brand new story arc. 'How the Riddler Got His Name' begins the Heroes Rise story arc, and FOX has just released the full trailer for the upcoming episode.
The new trailer teases some epic action in the coming episodes, as numerous villains are looking to take over Gotham. Almost every villain from the series was depicted in the new footage, and it looks like some classic characters are set to appear.
This new story also depicts the rise of Bruce Wayne as Batman, as he heads out to train with Ra's al Ghul.
Gotham will return on Monday, April 24, at 8pm ET. You can check out the official synopsis for 'How the Riddler Got His Name' below!
Nygma convinces himself that he doesn’t need Penguin to succeed and begins to introduce himself to Gotham as “The Riddler.” Bullock and Lucius Fox get caught up in Nygma’s mind games, while Gordon learns troubling news about his father’s death. Meanwhile, the Court of the Owls reveals its next move.
The regular cast features: Ben McKenzie as Detective James Gordon, Donal Logue as Harvey Bullock, David Mazouz as Bruce Wayne, Morena Baccarin as Leslie Thompkins, Sean Pertwee as Alfred, Robin Lord Taylor as Oswald Cobblepot/The Penguin, Erin Richards as Barbara Kean, Camren Bicondova as Selina Kyle/the future Catwoman, Cory Michael Smith as Edward Nygma/the future Riddler, Jessica Lucas as Tabitha Galavan, Chris Chalk as Lucius Fox, Drew Powell as Butch Gilzean, Maggie Geha as the future Poison Ivy, Michael Chiklis as Detective Nathaniel Barnes, and Benedict Samuel as Mad Hatter.
The guest cast includes James Remar as Frank Gordon and H. Foley as Winston Peters.
The spring premiere of Gotham, which is titled “Heroes Rise: How the Riddler Got His Name,” will air Monday, April 24 at 8:00-9:01 PM ET/PT on FOX.