After much teasing, FOX’s “Gotham” has finally revealed footage of Alexander Siddig as Ra’s al Ghul who appears in Monday’s two-part third season finale.
Young Bruce Wayne has been training with the League of Assassins for a few episodes now but has yet to meet their mysterious and enigmatic leader. That will all change in the finale when Ra’s reveals himself to Bruce in a battle for control of his destiny.
The footage comes in the form of a new featurette discussing Siddig’s involvement in the episode and even showing off what appears to be Gotham’s version of a Lazarus Pit.
Siddig marks the first Arabic actor to play the role which has previously been had Caucasian men in the part including Liam Neeson, Matt Nable and David Warner having done previous interpretations.