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Biography

Biography

Episode Description

Profile of the suave actor who became a pop-culture icon when he starred in TV's campy Batman series. Includes the story of the commercial that helped West land his Batman role, and the typecasting that nearly destroyed his career after the series was canceled. Viewers will delight to Batman clips, West's screen test with Burt ("Robin") Ward, and interviews with Bill Maher, Frank ("The Riddler") Gorshin, and Julie ("Catwoman") Newmar.

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