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Adam West And Burt Ward To Reprise Batman And Robin Roles

West and Ward played the Caped Crusader and his trusty sidekick in the 1960s live-action TV series, and now they're returning to the superhero world by providing their voices to a new animated...

31st March 2015

The Things They Say: 4302462

"My feeling is that Ben Affleck will be really good simply because he's a great talent, and I'd be very interested in seeing him in the role." Original Batman Adam West can't wait to see...

26th July 2014

At Least Adam West Thinks Ben Affleck Will Be A Good Batman

Adam West, the actor who played Batman in the 1966 hit TV series, says he's looking forward to seeing Ben Affleck in the iconic role in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice and feels he...

By Michael West | 26th July 2014

Adam West Approves Of Ben Affleck As Batman

There are still two years to go before we see Ben Affleck take on the mantel of Bruce Wayne/Batman in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, but the argument about the Oscar winner's suitability for...

By Hannah Woodhead | 26th July 2014

Cher & Bryan Cranston Join Ed Asner's Autism Charity Campaign

Pop icon Cher, actor Bryan Cranston and original Batman star Adam West are among the latest crop of celebrities who have offered to record outgoing voicemail messages for fans to raise money for charity.Veteran actor...

24th September 2013

George W. Bush's Truck Sells For A Whopping $300,000

George W. Bush's truck - a 2009 Ford F-150 King Ranch SuperCrew - has sold for $300,000 at auction, to raise money for a house charity that benefits U.S. military families. The white pickup truck...

By Michael West | 21st January 2013

A Real Champagne Moment: Adam West's Batmobile Auctions At $4.6 Million

Even Bruce Wayne would’ve had a battle getting his hands on this at auction; the original Batmobile, produced for the 1960’s ABC Batman TV Series starring Adam West, has gone at auction for an eye-popping...

By Contributor | 21st January 2013

Original Batmobile Sells For $4.6 Million

The original Batmobile featured in Adam West's 1960s superhero Tv show has sold for $4.6 million (£2.9 million) at auction.The iconic black car, customised from a 1955 Lincoln Futura, was purchased by life-long Batman fan...

21st January 2013

Original Batmobile For Sale

The original Batmobile featured in Adam West's 1960s superhero Tv show is to go under the hammer at auction.The iconic black car from small screen show Batman was customised from a 1955 Lincoln Futura and...

30th November 2012

Holy 60s, Batman! Wb To License Tv Characters

In the decade of The Dark Knight , the campy Batman television series of the 1960s seems oddly old-fashioned, but Warner Bros. presumably believes there's still life in the old series yet. It announced a...

7th June 2012

Christopher Nolan Makes Dark Knight Rises Trailer Tweaks

Christopher Nolan has made audio changes to 'The Dark Knight Rises' trailer. Fears had been voiced that people could not understand character Bane - played by Tom Hardy - in the originally-released preview, and although...

3rd January 2012

Fascinating Fact 9665

GLEE star JANE LYNCH, MARK HAMILL and ADAM WEST have joined STAR TREK icon GEORGE TAKEI among the stars of Cartoon Network's The Super Hero Squad Show. Lynch will voice cartoon character Nebula, West Nighthawk...

15th July 2010

Fascinating Fact 8826

BATMAN stars BURT WARD and ADAM WEST have reteamed for an upcoming episode of cartoon series SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS - to voice animated heroes Mermaidman and Barnacle Boy. The TV partners will voice the younger heroes...

11th February 2010

Fascinating Fact 8276

A Texas BATMAN fan has put an exact replica of ADAM WEST's Batmobile up for auction online. Fred Grout fashioned a rear fire-spitting jet and red bat hubcaps on the frame of a 1970 Lincoln...

3rd November 2009

Batman West Eyes Dancing Show

Original BATMAN star ADAM WEST is set for a stint as a contestant on hit U.S. talent show DANCING WITH THE STARS. West, who played the Caped Crusader in the 1960's Batman TV show, is...

13th August 2008

West's Drunken Pope Disaster

Original BATMAN star ADAM WEST will always remember the time he met POPE PAUL VI in the late 1960s, because he had the hangover from hell. The former party animal was honoured to be...

15th August 2005

West: 'Batman Was Comedy'

Original BATMAN star ADAM WEST hates big-budget remakes of the comic-inspired series because he thinks modern Batman actors like CHRISTIAN BALE and GEORGE CLOONEY fail to communicate the irony of the caped-crusader's adventures. West...

15th August 2005

Batman Turned Down 007

The world's most famous BATMAN, ADAM WEST, gave ROGER MOORE the chance to play JAMES BOND when he turned the superspy role down in the 1960s. West was contractually tied to the cult Batman...

28th October 2003

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Leaked "Batman vs. Superman" Trailer Generates Extra Publicity

As far as publicity goes, the leaked Batman vs. Superman trailer may...

Watch The Old Meet The New As 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Teaser Excites Fans [Trailer & Pictures]

Star Wars fans got what they’d been waiting for on Thursday, as the...

Jennifer Lopez To Pay Tribute To The Late Selena Quintanilla

Almost two decades after portraying Selena Quintanilla on the big screen...

George Clooney Travels Through Time In The Mysterious 'Tomorrowland' [Trailer + Pictures]

It's now time to get excited for what looks to be one of the most visually...

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'Child 44' Is Praised And Banned

As 'Child 44' opens in cinemas this weekend, novelist Tom Rob Smith is praising Tom Hardy and Noomi Rapace as the...

'A Little Chaos' Brings British Humour To A French Tale

The new period drama 'A Little Chaos' may be set in France in the 17th century, but its...

'Furious 7' Sparks The Rumour Mill

As the seventh 'Fast & Furious' movie continues to dominate the global box office, rumours are swirling about where...

Live At Leeds 2015: Great For Music, Great For Life In General

So, Live At Leeds is but two weeks away from bringing some of the...

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