Fox has given us a first look at Mr Freeze in Gotham come mid-season finale. It was earlier reported that the DC villain would be making an appearance in Season 2 of Gotham, portrayed by actor Nathan Darrow.
In Gotham, Victor Fries is a Wayne Enterprises cryogenics engineer, and like his origin story on Batman: The Animated Series, he’s working to save his terminally ill wife, Nora, played by Kristen Hager.
Darrow spoke about the motivations of Victor and his take on him:
Victor has one central intimate human connection, and that’s with his wife. There’s something really, really interesting and vulnerable and difficult about that. Of course, that is threatened by her illness… “I will tell you we’re going to see Mr. Freeze do some things we have never seen him do
Gotham mid-season finale episode airing tonight, November 30th 2015 at 8pm on Fox.