HOLLYWOOD—Actress Jada Pinkett Smith, 43, will leave the hit FOX series “Gotham” after the end of its first season. Smith announced the news to the public on the talk show “Live with Kelly and Michael” on March 6.

The actress plays Fish Mooney, a nightclub owner with some wicked connections to the mob and the crime war in Gotham.

“Fish Mooney’s storyline takes a lot of interesting twists and turns into the finale of season one of Gotham,” FOX said in a statement.