Danny Cannon To Helm & Executive Produce Fox's 'Gotham' Pilot
Reported by Outsiders - 2014.01.07
According to Deadline, the pilot for Gotham will be directed and executive produced by Danny Cannon. The Fox network is looking at this series as a priority for the network, and the pilot has a series penalty behind it.
Going back to September of 2013, we reported that Fox won in a bidding war a series commitment to Gotham. The series would explore the origin stories of Commissioner James Gordon and the villains that made Gotham famous. In Gotham, Gordon is still a detective with the Gotham City Police Department and is yet to meet Batman who will not be part of the series.