Pennyworth (2019 - Present)
From Warner Horizon Scripted Television, DC origin story Pennyworth is a ten-episode, one-hour drama series based on DC characters created by Bob Kane with Bill Finger. It follows Bruce Wayne’s legendary butler, Alfred Pennyworth (Jack Bannon), a former British SAS soldier who forms a security company and goes to work with Thomas Wayne (Ben Aldridge), Bruce’s billionaire father, in 1960’s London.
Getting to Know Young Alfred is Only Part of the Fun of Pennyworth
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Secret War: Pennyworth's Producers on Building the Show's World
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Pennyworth's Ben Aldridge Makes Heroism a Wayne Family Legacy
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Pennyworth: To Protect and to Serve
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Pennyworth's Paloma Faith Gets Serious About Villainy
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Jack Bannon Makes Alfred Pennyworth Cool
Where would Batman be without Alfred Pennyworth? While Robin may be the Dark Knight’s partner in crimefighting and Caped Crusading, Alfred is the emotional lynchpin who keeps Batman...