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"Any of this mean anything to you?"
―James Gordon to Batman[src]

Lieutenant James "Jim" Gordon is a member of the Gotham City Police Department and an ally to the Batman.


Joining the GCPD[]

At some point, James Gordon would join the Gotham City Police Department under the rank of Lieutenant.[4]

Befriending Batman[]

Gordon eventually came into contact with the vigilante Batman, developing a strong working relationship him over the two years they worked together.[4]


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Behind the Scenes[]

  • In the DC Comics, James "Jim" Gordon is the Commissioner of the Gotham City Police Department, and one of Batman's greatest allies and close friends. He is a controversial political figure in Gotham City because of his willingness to work alongside a vigilante, but he is one of the most honest police officers in the service, on occasion struggling against corruption from within. He frequently works outside the law when necessary, although he maintains a strict and unbreakable moral code.
  • Jim Gordon in The Batman is the sixth live-action incarnation of the character, following incarnations portrayed by Lyle Talbot, Neil Hamilton, Pat Hingle, Gary Oldman, Ben McKenzie, and J. K. Simmons.
    • J. K. Simmons was originally going to appear in The Batman, with the actor expressing interest in reprising his role. However, Matt Reeves decided to recast the role, wanting to disassociate the film with the DC Extended Universe.
  • Before Jeffrey Wright was cast, director Matt Reeves originally wanted Mahershala Ali for the role of James Gordon.
  • This version of Jim Gordon is the first to be a character of color, while in other depictions, Jim Gordon is a white man.
  • Xavier Lake was a stunt double for Jeffrey Wright in the role of James Gordon.
  • James Gordon will serve as the main protagonist of GCPD.[1]


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