The Batman Spinoff Writer Recalls Reaction To Getting Fired From Gotham PD

Joe Barton, the writer behind the untitled Batman spin-off series (referred to as Gotham PD

that got shelved, opened up about being fired from the project.

Gotham PD was going to be a spin-off series to Matt Reeves' The Batman.

It is a prequel to The Batman and focuses on the Gotham Central Police Department.

Plans for the series were first revealed back in 2020.

Meanwhile, The Batman premiered on March 4, 2022, and received mostly positive reviews.

The film introduces Robert Pattinson's Batman and offers a darker take on the character, which resonated well with audiences.

Reeves has been open about wanting to create an entire Batverse.

The Batman 2 is already in the works and a Penguin spin-off show has been greenlit by HBO Max. Likewise,