Fans of Gotham can look forward to another baddie joining the crew, as B.D. Wong signed on some time ago to tackle the role of Hugo Strange. Today, we get a chance to see what the super-villain will look like.
The big scoop came from TVInsider.com, who provided this first glimpse of the infamous madman:
Here is the official press release from Fox:
A CHILLING VILLAIN EMERGES IN GOTHAM ON AN ALL-NEW “GOTHAM” MONDAY, FEBRUARY 29, ON FOX MON FEB 29 8/7c
Penguin takes a hit for Galavan’s murder, but doesn’t let Gordon off easily. Meanwhile, Gordon and Bullock investigate the body-snatching spree of Victor Fries (guest star Nathan Darrow), one of Gotham’s preeminent cryogenics engineers in the all-new “Rise of the Villains: Mr. Freeze” winter premiere episode.
The character of Hugo Strange was first introduced to the Batman world in Detective Comics #36 from way back in 1940, and the character has remained a constant threat to the caped crusader ever since then. How will his TV incarnation play out? Stay tuned for the season premiere of “Gotham”, same bat time, same bat channel!