Adam West (1928-2017)

Nick B

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No! The Batman of my childhood. A sad day.
 

Alex The G and T

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I saw recently saw an Episode of Batman, for the first time in decades.

I hadn't realized how campy it was.

What I did realize was that the Adam West Batman was the undisputed heart and Source of the Captain Kirk stilted Delivery.

Adam West created the Shatner voice.
 

Vertigo

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Camp maybe, but it was wonderful kids TV. I will always remember his batman (and not forgetting Robin) with warmth and affection. RIP
 

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And, of course, we'll always have the memory of Sheldon's Birthday in, "The Big Bang Theory," when his friends decided to invite Batman. :notworthy:

West reputedly had a ball making the episode.
 

Jeffbert

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I watched a documentary about super heroes a few weeks ago, & it stated that Hef had been behind the creation of the BATMAN TV series. apparently, they showed the old BATMAN serials in the PLAYBOY clubs, & viewers found them hilarious.
 

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