Gotham UK broadcaster confirmed

Fox’s Batman TV show Gotham confirms a UK network, but no UK airdate

The cast of Gotham
The cast of Gotham

Fox’s eagerly anticipated Batman origin story Gotham has finally confirmed a UK network ahead of its US premier on 22 September 2014.

The show will debut on Channel 5 in Autumn, with an exclusive preview airing during Celebrity Big Brother.

Channel 5’s head of acquisitions, Katie Keenan, commented “I don’t think there was a more exciting show at the LA screenings this year – Gotham is a thrilling drama built on iconic characters that fascinate.

“Channel 5 is delighted to become the home of such a powerful, bold and visually stunning show. Its acquisition proves we continue to be committed to the biggest in US drama.”

Gotham begins 22 September 2014 on Fox in the US and Autumn on Channel 5 in the UK. You can buy Batman: Year One for £7.69 at Amazon.co.uk and find out more about the comics that inspired the show with new digital magazine Uncanny Comics.