Just a quick post today about the television premier of Batman Begins on ITV1 tomorrow night at 8.30pm. I know this is not classic Batman however this film does explain the story of the origins of Batman. The film received top ratings when it was released back in 2005. I have to say this is… Read more »
Batman oriented TV and Movie Appearances, Conventions, etc.
Adam West will now be attending the Dallas comic con which will take place on 30th-31st January 2010. Adam will attend on both its days which fall on a weekend. For more information about this event and to book tickets please visit the official website below: http://www.scifiexpo.com/DCC/dcc-guests.html
Today (16th November) is the birthdate for Burgess Meredith who of course played as the ‘waddling bird of foul play’ aka the Penguin on Batman. If still alive Burgess would have been 102 today. Born in Cleveland Ohio in 1907 he was the most prominant villain in the Batman series appearing in 20 episodes plus… Read more »
Heya! Today (19th September), Adam West celebrates his 81st birthday. Bat-Mania UK wishes Adam a very happy birthday and hopes he has a great day! Info below from my Batman webpage: Adam was born in Wala Wala Washington in 1928. He was actually born as William West Anderson but changed his name to the more… Read more »
Hello! Its been a good week for Batman on TV in the UK, at the weekend we had the “Holy Batmania” documentary being broadcasted on the Biography Channel and now the Batman Movie will be broadcasted tomorrow (Wednesday 9th September) at 13:20 on Channel Four. Synopsis from Channel Four website: “(1966) The original big-screen version… Read more »
Hey all! Tomorrow (Sunday 6th September) the Biography Channel in the UK (SKY156/Virgin 242) will broadcast the Holy Batmania documentary at 6AM then repeated again at 12 NOON. More information about the documentary can be found here: http://www.thebiographychannel.co.uk/biography_story/2306:73/1/Batman.htm I highly recommended anyone who has not seen this programme to watch it as it gives a… Read more »
I have just received an e-mail from the events co-ordinator for this convention which will take place between 27-29 August in Maryland USA. All information can be found at the conventions website : http://www.midatlanticnostalgiaconvention.com/ Lee Meriwether who played Catwoman in the 1966 Batman Movie will be at the convention. Lee is also famous for her… Read more »