Gotham Pulls the Old Joker Switcheroo…and it's a Bummer

Gotham Pulls the Old Joker Switcheroo…and it's a Bummer

Last week, I wrote about how Gotham was most likely leading us into an unnecessary Joker swap. The introduction of Jerome’s twin brother, Jeremiah (also played by Cameron Monaghan), seemed to suggest the series was returning to its initial playbook of “Jerome’s just a proto-Joker,” despite fans fully coming to accept Jerome, over the past couple seasons, as the perfect “Joker” for this TV universe.

Gotham had not only brought Jerome back for several memorable storylines, since his introduction in the back half of Season 1, but the show went so far as to kill him…and bring him back to life.

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Gotham Pulls the Old Joker Switcheroo…and it's a Bummer