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Adam West Didn't Know He Was Dying

Adam West didn't know he was dying, according to Burt Ward.The Hollywood icon - who was best known for his portrayal of crime-fighting superhero Batman in the 1960s television series - passed away at the...

Bat-signal Lights Up La In Memory Of Adam West

Adam West was honoured with a bat-signal lighting up Los Angeles on Thursday (15.06.17).The iconic star of the 1960s 'Batman' TV series passed away on June 9 at the age of 88 following a battle...

Los Angeles To Pay Tribute To Adam West By Lighting A Special 'Bat Signal'

Los Angeles is to honour the late Batman actor Adam West this evening by lighting a specially-made ‘Bat Signal’ above the city’s skyline, it has been reported.The Hollywood Reporter indicated that the night sky above...

Adam West To Receive La Bat Signal Tribute

Adam West will be honoured with a bat signal tribute in the Los Angeles night sky on Thursday (15.06.17).The iconic star of the 1960s TV series 'Batman' passed away on Friday (09.06.17) at the age...

Adam West Remembered By Dc Comics

Adam West has been remembered by DC Comics with the company paying tribute to the late actor who was the first person to portray The Caped Crusader on screen.The star passed away on Friday (09.06.17)...

Adam West's Family Thank Fans For Support

Adam West's family have thanked his fans for their ''outpouring of love'' since the news of his passing.The 'Batman' star tragically passed away on Friday (09.06.17) after a short battle with Leukaemia aged 88, and...

Original Batman Actor Adam West Dies Aged 88; Remembering His Work

Adam West - best known for his portrayal of Bruce Wayne aka Batman in the 1966 'Batman' television series - passed away over the weekend aged 88, following a short battle with leukemia. The actor...

Seth Macfarlane Pays Tribute To Adam West

Seth MacFarlane has paid tribute to the late Adam West.The 'Batman' actor tragically passed away on Friday (09.06.17) aged 88 after a short battle with Leukaemia, and 'Family Guy' creator Seth has branded the star...

Burt Ward Leads Tributes To Adam West

Burt Ward is ''devastated'' at the news of Adam West's death.The 'Batman' actor passed away on Friday (09.06.17) at the age of 88 after a short battle with Leukaemia, and now his co-star Burt -...

Adam West Has Died

Adam West has died aged 88.The Hollywood icon - who was best known for his portrayal of crime-fighting superhero Batman in the 1960s television series of the same name - passed away peacefully in...

Will Arnett: My Batman Is More Fun That Christian Bale's

Will Arnett says his Lego Batman is more ''fun'' than Christian Bale's portrayal of the superhero.The 46-year-old star is the voice of The Caped Crusader in 'The Lego Batman Movie' and is one of the...

Adam West: The Batman Movies Are Too Dark

Adam West thinks the modern 'Batman' movies are too ''dark''.The 88-year-old actor portrayed The Caped Crusader in the iconic 1960s ABC 'Batman' TV series and 1966's 'Batman: The Movie' and has voiced the DC Comics...

Adam West Thinks The Modern Batman Movies Are "Too Dark"

Adam West, who played Batman in the 1960s TV series, has criticised the modern superhero films for being too dark and violent.Appearing at New York Comic-Con West, who also starred in the 1966 film Batman:...

Adam West Heading To The Big Bang Theory

The actor will play himself in the landmark episode, making his first-ever appearance on the long-running TV series. Producers have lined up an impressive roster of guest stars for the show, including...

Hollywood Car Crusader George Barris Dead

Barris was the brains behind the original Batmobile which Adam West drove on TV and he also designed motors seen in The Munsters, The Beverly Hillbillies, The Time MAChine, Alfred Hitchcock's North By...

Adam West Remembers Yvonne Craig

Craig, 78, who passed away on Monday (17Aug15) following a battle with cancer, was best known for playing Batgirl opposite West as the Caped Crusader in the popular 1960s TV series and her...

The Original 'Batgirl' Yvonne Craig Dies Aged 78

Yvonne Craig, the actress who portrayed Batgirl opposite Adam West in the 1960s TV series 'Batman', has died aged 78, her family has confirmed. Craig was best known for her role as Barbara Gordon’s alter-ego...

Actress Yvonne Craig Dies

Craig passed away at her home in Pacific Palisades, California on Monday night (17Aug15) following a battle with breast cancer, which had spread to her liver. She was best known for playing...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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