Original air date: 01/03/2019 Runtime: 43:58 min. In the Season Five premiere episode, 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.
Original air date: 01/10/2019 Runtime: 43:52 min. 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.
Original air date: 01/17/2019 Runtime: 43:59 min. 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.
Original air date: 01/24/2019 Runtime: 44:02 min. 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 (recurring guest star CAMERON MONAGHAN).
Original air date: 01/31/2019 Runtime: 43:59 min. A military task force, led by Eduardo Dorrance (recurring guest star SHANE WEST) is called in to provide relief to Gotham. Meanwhile, Nygma looks for answers from Penguin, who leads him back to Hugo Strange (recurring guest star BD WONG). Then, Bruce is concerned about Selina’s recent behavior.
Original air date: 02/14/2019 Runtime: 43:55 min. Gordon assembles an unlikely team to protect Gotham from Eduardo Dorrance and his Delta Force. Just as Lee Thompkins (MORENA BACCARIN) resurfaces, Barbara reveals shocking news that will change Gordon’s life forever. Meanwhile, Selina and Penguin team up to outsmart fellow villain Magpie (guest star SARAH SCHENKKAN).
Original air date: 02/21/2019 Runtime: 43:59 min. 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 (guest star BENEDICT SAMUEL).
Original air date: 02/28/2019 Runtime: 44:00 min. 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.
Original air date: 03/07/2019 Runtime: 43:51 min. 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 (recurring guest star PEYTON LIST) 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. Series star Erin Richards directs from a script by series star Ben McKenzie.
Original air date: 03/21/2019 Runtime: 43:03 min. On the precipice of Gotham’s reunification, Gordon and Bruce find themselves face-to-face with a newly transformed Eduardo, and discover the real mastermind behind the city’s current chaos. Meanwhile, a pregnant Barbara turns to Lee for help.
Original air date: 04/18/2019 Runtime: 43:59 min. As Bane enacts his final plan for Gotham’s destruction, Gordon rallies his former enemies to save the city. Meanwhile, Nyssa al Ghul (guest star JAIME MURRAY) 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.