Bruno Heller

'Gotham' Season 1 Recap, Episode 5: 'Viper'
'Gotham' Season 1 Recap, Episode 5: 'Viper'
The news that actress Morena Baccarin (Firefly, Homeland) will be joining Fox’s crime drama Gotham, with a recurring role as the compassionate physician Dr. Leslie Thompkins, brings hope to a show currently heaving with villainy. Considered a surrogate parental figure to young Bruce Wayne, the good doctor appeared in over 200 issues of DC Comics and several episodes of Batman: The Animated Series. However, Dr. Thompkins has never been portrayed in a live-action film or television show. In the meantime, Bruno Heller’s Gotham appears to suffer from too much of the same motif: The murder of mother Martha Wayne and father Thomas Wayne was a catalyst, giving way to a city of “orphans” forming replacement relationships best described as disrupted, disloyal, or enmeshed.
'Gotham' Will Reveal 'Psychological Truth' Of Batman
'Gotham' Will Reveal 'Psychological Truth' Of Batman
For months now, Fox has insisted that its new series Gotham isn't a Batman show. It's a Jim Gordon show. However, executive producers Bruno Heller and Danny Cannon, who wrote and directed the pilot respectively, were more than happy to tell IGN that the Gotham City of the series will eventually forge Batman from the pre-teen Bruce Wayne, who is a regular character on the show. (The secret is that he'll be dark and damaged. A bold new vision!) They also discussed how they established the look and feel of the city, and a lot more about their goals.
Gotham Showrunner Promises Serialized Stories, Teases Joker
Gotham Showrunner Promises Serialized Stories, Teases Joker
Fans have a lot of questions about Fox's new Jim Gordon-driven show Gotham, which also features a preteen, pre-Batman Bruce Wayne. Will it be a procedural or tell season-long arcs? Will there be masked heroes to fight the supervillains who will appear on the show? What's the tone going to be like? Where's Gordon's mustache? Showrunner Bruno Heller (The Mentalist) talked with Entertainment Weekly a
'CSI' And 'Nikita' Veteran To Direct Fox's 'Gotham' Pilot
'CSI' And 'Nikita' Veteran To Direct Fox's 'Gotham' Pilot
You may not know Danny Cannon's name, but if you have ever watched CSI:, odds are you've seen his work. Cannon has directed 25 episodes of that long-running CBS series in addition to serving as executive producer on The CW's Nikita. Now, according to Deadline he's in line to direct the pilot episode for Fox's upcoming Gotham series, which may more may not include a young Bruce Wayne. He'll also be