Newswire: Gotham is just going to keep making up new villains until somebody cares, apparently

The second season of Fox’s Batman series Gotham has been billing itself as “The Rise Of The Villains,” despite the fact that the show’s prequel premise cuts it off—with a few exceptions—from the Caped Crusader’s colorful coterie of costumed criminals. The show has been making due in the meantime with minor characters and homebrewed bad guys, to greater and lesser degrees of success. Meanwhile, the casting notices for the upcoming season have been full of names like “Tigress,” the kind of character that sends die-hard comic book fans to their longboxes for research, and everyone else to CBS to see if Supergirl is going to be any good.

But that hasn’t stopped the show’s producers from continuing to announce the ferocious new rogues gallery that James Gordon and his cohorts will face off against in the coming year. The latest future-culprit: Leo Fitzpatrick …

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