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Morena Baccarin Joins The Cast of Gotham

Posted By: Matt McGloin
Wed, 10/22/2014 - 16:11


It's become known that Morena Baccarin has joined the cast of Gotham in a major role.

Morena Baccarin, known for Firefly, Homeland and V, is no stranger to Batman as the actress previously voiced characters in the Son Of Batman animated movie and the Batman: The Brave and the Bold series.

According to, Bacccarin will play Dr. Leslie Thomkins, in what is said to be a recurring role this season that is expected to become a series regular in season two.

The character description is as follows:

“...a gifted and dedicated physician who was a friend of Thomas and Martha Wayne.  She is determined to use her skills to aid Gotham’s most in need, which currently means working at the newly opened Arkham Asylum’s Home for the Criminally Insane. In addition to her medical skills, her coolness under pressure will serve her well as she finds herself drawn close to James Gordon and into more and more dangerous waters.”

Gotham airs Mondays at 8pm ET on FOX.