Thursday, December 5, 2013

BATMAN on TV! On Your Radio! In a Hospital?! Adam West! Burt Ward!

I hear ya! You asked for more rare BATMAN 1966 rarities, and here they are! Read all about Adam West ("Batman") and his tumultuous life story, direct from a '66 gossip mag! See rare pics from the set of BATMAN! Hear the BATMAN cast in super-rare radio ads from the 60s! Click below to enlarge, Batmanics!

Above: Adam West ("Batman") rests
between takes on the set of BATMAN!

Above: Interior memo to actor Otto Preminger (the series'
second "Mr. Freeze") from BATMAN producers, asking for a
return appearance of the frigid foe! Alas, a third actor
(Eli Wallach) would return to play the frosty felon, not

Above: Adam West cuts up between takes with actress
Julie Newmar ("Catwoman") on the Batcave set!

Above: Adam West camps it up for kids, during this 1978 Nebraska
Medical Center visit! Thanks to Gaby Delmonico for the pic!

Thanks to John Small for the above clipping!

Above three pics: Adam West, in full Bat-regalia, makes a hospital
appearance in the early 80s, surprising some lucky fans!

BAT-BONUS! Click below to hear some ultra-rare 1966 BATMAN radio ads and promotions!

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