If there is a single unsung hero of the Batman universe, it is undoubtedly James Gordon, and diehard fans know that his starring role in Fox's upcoming Gotham TV series is long overdue.
Set long before the Dark Knight's rise to infamy, when Bruce Wayne was just a young boy (and apparent co-star?) the show is set to follow Gordon's rise through the ranks, and his encounters with classic Batman villains along the way. But to guarantee the show's success with both comic fans and casual channel surfers, Fox will need to choose the right leading man.
The first rumored actor has denied landing the part, so in the meantime, we present our list of 5 Actors Who Could Play Gotham's Jim Gordon.