Gotham Adds House of Cards’ Nathan Darrow as Mr. Freeze

Mr. Freeze makes his way to Gotham with House of Cards star

Deadline brings word that things are about to get chilly in Gotham as House of Cards actor Nathan Darrow has joined the cast of the series as Victor Fries, the future super villain Mr. Freeze. The series will track Fries’ origins as the character as he will begin the series as “one of Gotham’s preeminent cryogenics engineers.” Once his wife falls ill with a terminal disease, though, Victor’s obsession with freezing her (and everything else) will begin.

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.

Catch Gotham season two Monday nights at 8:00pm ET/PT on FOX. If you’ve missed any of the new episodes or just need a refresher, be sure to check out our weekly Gotham recaps.

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