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Gotham Season 5 Episodes

12 Episodes 2018 - 2019

Isolated from the mainland, Gotham City becomes no-man's-land. Different criminal elements led by the likes of Oswald Cobblepot (Robin Lord Taylor) and Jonathan Crane (David W. Thompson) vie for control of Gotham's streets. James Gordon (Ben McKenzie) strives to keep order with the help of Harvey Bullock (Donal Logue), Lee Thompkins (Morena Baccarin), Alfred Pennyworth (Sean Pertwee), and Bruce Wayne (David Mazouz). Independent players like Selina Kyle (Camren Bicondova), Ivy Pepper (Peyton List), and Barbara Kean (Erin Richards) constantly switch sides according to their self-interest. Meanwhile, an external force hiding within the military threatens to push Gotham deeper into chaos. The fifth season of "Gotham" also stars Cory Michael Smith as Edward Nygma, Chris Chalk as Lucius Fox, Jessica Lucas as Tabitha Galavan, Cameron Monaghan as Jeremiah Valeska, BD Wong as Hugo Strange, and Anthony Carrigan as Victor Zsasz.

Episode 1

Year Zero

Thu, Jan 3, 2019 60 mins

In the Season 5 premiere, Jim Gordon and Bruce Wayne face the chaos Gotham City has become. Their mission to keep the city safe becomes more complicated as the villains who survived the attack on the city begin to resurface and claim various territories. Meanwhile, Selina Kyle grapples with how to deal with her uncertain future.

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Episode 2


Thu, Jan 10, 2019 60 mins

Gordon and Bullock investigate a location where several kids have been kidnapped. Barbara proves to be an unlikely ally to Gordon. Meanwhile, Bruce looks into an alleged witch with healing powers for Selina, and Nygma deals with demons of his own.

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Episode 3

Penguin, Our Hero

Thu, Jan 17, 2019 60 mins

With the creation of Haven as a safe place for refugees, Gordon hopes to stop the gang fighting in Gotham. Meanwhile, Selina is determined to find Jeremiah and she convinces Bruce to help her. Then, Penguin goes to Haven to reclaim his staff.

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Episode 4


Thu, Jan 24, 2019 60 mins

Gordon and Penguin are forced to work together and alliances are shaken when Lucius, Nygma and Barbara all have different ideas of the culprit behind recent events at Haven. Meanwhile, Selina continues her quest for revenge against Jeremiah.

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Episode 5

Pena Dura

Thu, Jan 31, 2019 60 mins

A military task force, led by Eduardo Dorrance, is called in to provide relief to Gotham. Meanwhile, Nygma looks for answers from Penguin, who leads him back to Hugo Strange. Then, Bruce is concerned about Selina's recent behavior.

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Episode 6

13 Stitches

Thu, Feb 14, 2019 60 mins

Gordon assembles an unlikely team to protect Gotham from Eduardo Dorrance and his Delta Force. Just as Lee Thompkins resurfaces, Barbara reveals shocking news that will change Gordon's life forever. Meanwhile, Selina and Penguin team up to outsmart fellow villain Magpie.

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Episode 7

Ace Chemicals

Thu, Feb 21, 2019 60 mins

Gordon races to uncover the criminal element threatening to end talks of Gotham's reunification with the mainland. A very much alive Jeremiah returns and organizes a twisted recreation of the murder of Bruce's parents with the help of Jervis Tetch aka Mad Hatter.

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Episode 8

Nothing's Shocking

Thu, Feb 28, 2019 60 mins

Bullock's past comes back to haunt him when he and Gordon investigate two murders at Sirens. Meanwhile, Bruce and Alfred explore the tunnels beneath the city, and Penguin and Nygma's plans to escape are thwarted by the least likely of suspects.

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Episode 9

The Trial of Jim Gordon

Thu, Mar 7, 2019 60 mins

After Gordon is shot in an attempt to establish a cease-fire, he hallucinates a trial for his life that could have deadly real consequences. Meanwhile, Ivy returns and puts her spell on Bruce, leaving Selina to defend herself. Lee has a life-changing moment as Barbara and Penguin consider their next moves.

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Episode 10

I Am Bane

Thu, Mar 21, 2019 60 mins

On the precipice of Gotham's reunification, Gordon and Bruce face a newly transformed Eduardo, and discover the real mastermind behind the city's current chaos. Meanwhile, a pregnant Barbara turns to Lee for help.

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Episode 11

They Did What?

Thu, Apr 18, 2019 60 mins

As Bane enacts his final plan for Gotham's destruction, Gordon rallies his former enemies to save the city. Meanwhile, Nyssa al Ghul kidnaps Barbara's newborn daughter, with ambitions to raise her as her own. Then, Bruce's decision to leave Gotham points him to his destiny, while devastating Selina.

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Episode 12

The Beginning...

Thu, Apr 25, 2019 60 mins

In the finale, the series flash-forwards 10 years, as Bruce is set to return to Gotham for the opening of the new Wayne Tower. A series of crimes leads Gordon to believe Penguin and The Riddler are up to their old tricks. However, when Bullock is framed for a murder, Gordon begins to piece together an even more sinister plot targeting the city, and a new figure emerges from the shadows to be the hero Gotham desperately needs,

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