Gotham Season 3 Will Have Some Parallels To Upcoming Presidential Elections

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Several members of the Gotham cast walked the red carpet at the 56th annual Festival de Television of Monte Carlo. Cory Michael Smith, who plays Edward Nygma on the Fox show gave an interview to

This quote is translated through a translator into Italian and then back through google translate, so don't hold the wording against Cory "Gotham, like many superhero stories, is a parallel of today's society, of what happens every day, said the actor, and then added, "and in the third season, in the fall, when the United States will stand preparing to face one of the most important presidential elections in their history, even Gotham will address in parallel the issue. "

Also in Monaco from Gotham were Oswald Cobblepot Robin Lord Taylor and Sean Pertwee (Alfred Pennyworth)

A journalist with MetroNews grabbed this video with Cory giving thanks to everyone watching the show and telling them that Gotham just started filming season three.

Also in attendance at the festival from US TV shows were members of the cast from Supergirl (David Harewood), BlindSpot (Sullivan Stapleton) Legends of Tomorrow (Brandon Routh) and The Flash (Candice Patton and Danielle Panabaker).

According to the festival's website the Monte Carlo Television Festival was founded in 1961 by Prince Rainier III and has "for over half a century, the trends of the small screen and anticipates the revolutions of the sector."