Paloma Faith (Peter & Wendy) has joined the cast of the upcoming EPIX drama Pennyworth as Bet Sykes, a spirited, sadistic and sharp-tongued villain.
The 10-episode, one-hour drama series Pennyworth comes from Warner Horizon Scripted Television is 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 in his 20s, who forms a security company and goes to work with young billionaire Thomas Wayne (Ben Aldridge), who’s not yet Bruce’s father, in 1960s London. The series comes from executive producer/writer Bruno Heller (Gotham, The Mentalist, Rome) and executive producer/director Danny Cannon (Gotham, CSI series).
The show will begin production on Monday, October 22 at Warner Bros. Studios Leavesden in the United Kingdom.