GOTHAM Timeslot Revealed, Three Added as Cast Regulars
Fox's Batman prequel drama Gotham will air on Monday evening's at 8pm starting in the fall, it was revealed this weekend. The Hollywood trades also revealed that three actors who guest-starred in the pilot have been promoted to series regulars.
Cory Michael Smith, who plays Edward Nygma, "a brilliant but socially awkward forensic scientist who’s eccentric and outgoing and desperate to be liked" and as DC readers know will someday become the Riddler has been added to the regular cast, along with Victoria Cartagena and Andrew Stewart-Jones, who play Renee Montoya and Crispus Allen, both detectives in the major crimes unit of the Gotham Police Department, respectively.
Both Montoya and Allen are well-established comic book characters themselves, with Montoya eventually taking over the superhero identity of the Question and Allen becoming the third the Spectre in pre-New 52 continuity.