David Zayas Joins The Cast Of Gotham As Mob Boss 'Salvatore Maroni'
Reported by Outsiders - 2014.08.02
David Zayas is joining the cast of Fox's Batman prequel drama series Gotham as the recurring character of Mob Boss Salvatore Maroni, one of the cityís most dangerous gangsters. In The Dark Knight movie, the role was played by Eric Roberts.
'In the Batman mythology, Maroni is a street operator who clawed his way into the cityís drug trade and unions. He is second only to Carmine Falcone in power and reach, and second to none in his appetite for violence. In time, Maroni will develop into one of Batmanís first enemies and become infamous as the man responsible for disfiguring DA Harvey Dent, leading to his transformation into Two-Face. But for now, as he strives to gain more territory in Gotham, heíll find himself on a crash course with his rival Falcone (John Doman) for control of the city.'