Gotham Red Band Trailer Puts the Dark in Dark Knight

Viewer discretion is advised on this new Gotham Red Band trailer teasing the “Rise of the Villains”

With last night’s season premiere setting Gotham season two in motion, the “Rise of the Villains” has begun. To get a look at where it will lead, FOX has just brought online a new Gotham Red Band trailer with lots of footage from next week’s episode, “Rise of the Villains: Knock, Knock.” Check out the Gotham Red Band trailer in the player below, but beware of some violent content.

Gotham episode 2×02 is officially described as follows:

On the heels of his reinstatement, Gordon is thrust onto the high-profile case tracking the deadly inmate escape from Arkham Asylum. Meanwhile, Galavan plans his next move, while Bruce enlists the help of his father’s old friend to unlock the secrets in his office, and Nygma asks out Kristin Kringle (guest-star Chelsea Spack) on a date.

Gotham stars Ben McKenzie as Detective James Gordon, Donal Logue as Harvey Bullock, Michael Chiklis as Detective Nathaniel Barnes, Sean Pertwee as Alfred, Robin Lord Taylor as Oswald Cobblepot/The Penguin, Erin Richards as Barbara Kean, David Mazouz as Bruce Wayne, Camren Bicondova as Selina Kyle/the future Catwoman, Cory Michael Smith as Edward Nygma/the future Riddler, James Frain as Theo Galavan, Jessica Lucas as Tabitha Galavan, Chris Chalk as Lucius Fox, Nicholas D’Agosto as Harvey Dent, Zabryna Guevara as Captain Sarah Essen.

What do you think of this Gotham Red Band trailer? Do you like the direction the show appears to be headed in? Let us know in the comments below!

Catch Gotham season two Monday nights at 8:00pm ET/PT on FOX. If you missed last night’s premiere or just need a refresher, be sure to check out our weekly Gotham recaps.