Jada Pinkett Smith Headed to "Gotham"

Posted Wednesday February 19, 2014 12:35 PM GMT

Making a return to the small screen, Jada Pinkett Smith is set to join the cast of Fox’s “Gotham.”

Starring alongside Benjamin McKenzie, the “Matrix” hottie with portray villain Fish Mooney in the pre-Batman city of Gotham.

Her character is described as "a sadistic gangster boss and nightclub owner [with] the street smarts and almost extra-sensory abilities to read people like an open book. Imposing and hotheaded, she's not one to be crossed."

The series is based on the DC Comic characters from the Batman universe and explores the origins of Commissioner James Gordon and his rookie detectives.

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