Batman is a 1960s American television series. Based on the comic book character Batman, it aired on the American Broadcasting Company (ABC) for 2½ seasons from January 12, 1966 to March 14, 1968. Because the series had two weekly installments for most of its tenure, it contained the same number of episodes as a four and a half year or even a five year series.
Last EpisodeTV Movie: Return to the Batcave: The Mis… Aired: Mar. 09, 2003
Adam West and Burt Ward are back together again and stumble upon a plot to steal the batmobile from a charity auction. Along the was they remember …
Batman: The Complete Television Series Sizzle Reel
Sizzle Reel for "Batman: The Complete Television Series" release from Warner Bros. Home Entertainment
Series Fun Facts
- A total of 352 "Holy" words were used by Robin from "Holy Agility" to "Holy Zorro".
- Famously, Otto Preminger was kept locked out of his house by his grandchildren until he agreed to be cast on the series as Mr Freeze. Likewise, Eli Wallach successfully sought his guest role…
[show]Famously, Otto Preminger was kept locked out of his house by his grandchildren until he agreed to be cast on the series as Mr Freeze. Likewise, Eli Wallach successfully sought his guest role on the series at the urging of his children, and Tallulah Bankhead saw appearing on the series as an opportunity to entertain her grandchildren. Julie Newmar was visiting her brother at his College in New York when first contacted with the offer to play Catwoman. A group of her brother's friends were regular watchers of the series and after consultation convinced her to take the part.
- The first show to hold two spots in the weekly Neilsen ratings every week, a feat not duplicated until Who Wants to Be a Millionaire over 30 years later.