Jada Pinkett Smith to Star in FOX TV Batman Prequel Series 'Gotham'
Updated: Wednesday, February 19 2014, 06:53 PM EST
Jada Pinkett Smith announced on Wednesday she has accepted a role in the upcoming Batman prequel, Gotham for FOX TV. Pinkett Smith, a native of Baltimore, will play the character of 'Fish Mooney.'
"I've committed to a year to work alongside a very talented cast, a super cool, creative and talented head writer and an extraordinary director," Pinkett Smith wrote on her Facebook page. "This one...is going to be funnnnnn!"
The actress and singer-songwriter was born in Baltimore, MD and is married to actor Will Smith.