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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...

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...

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...

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