Jada Pinkett Smith Joins GOTHAM Cast
Warner Bros. is pleased to announce executive producer and actress Jada Pinkett Smith has been cast in the series regular role of Fish Mooney in FOX and Warner Bros. Television’s one-hour drama project GOTHAM, which has a series commitment at the network. Character description: A sadistic gangster boss and nightclub owner, Fish Mooney’s got the street smarts and almost extra-sensory abilities to read people like an open book. Imposing and hotheaded, she’s not one to be crossed. Previously, Jada Pinkett Smith has worked as the executive producer of The Queen Latifah Show;and as an actor in various roles including The Matrix films,HawthoRNe, Collateral and more.
As we previously reported Southland hottie Ben Mackenzie nabbed the lead role in FOX and Warner Bros. new drama series “GOTHAM,” which follows the origin stories of Commissioner James Gordon and the baddies who made Gotham famous. Other series regulars cast to date include, Donal Logue as Detective Harvey Bullock, Zabryna Guevara as Captain Essen, Erin Richards as Barbara Kean, Sean Pertwee as Alfred Pennyworth and Robin Lord Taylor as Oswald Cobblepot (aka The Penguin).