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Bleeding Cool Picks Their Favorite Television Detectives

Bleeding Cool Picks Their Favorite Television Detectives

We here at Bleeding Cool love bringing you the latest news about comics, toys, movies, and of course, television. What you don’t know is that behind the scenes battles rage and arguments galore are settled on a daily basis. What are these about? The important things, like which Doctor is THE Doctor. Which Michael Scott […]

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Holy “Crisis,” Batman! Burt Ward to Appear in CW “Arrowverse” Crossover

At the Batwoman panel at San Diego Comic-Con earlier today, executive producer Caroline Dries dropped a major cameo for this winter’s “Crisis” event. Burt Ward, best known for playing Robin in the 1960’s Batman live action show, colloquially referred to as Batman ’66 due to the release date of the eponymous movie, will make an […]

Battle of the Batman: Val Kilmer Slides to Bottom of Bat-Poll

The Hollywood Reporter just ran a poll on who was the best Batman, and before I run my own analysis on this poll, I feel the need to pour out a 40 for Val Kilmer, who was voted the absolute worst Batman in the history of the character on film or television. First off, saying […]

‘Family Guy’: Adam West Wants to Be Our Mayor in Touching Tribute [VIDEO]

Though some time has passed since the town of Quahog lost its great, zombie-fearing, cat-launching “Mayor West,” FOX‘s Family Guy gave late actor Adam West the honor and respect he deserves during its 17th season finale “Adam West High.” In the following clip that ran after the episode, West makes his pitch to be the […]



Batman Vs. Two-Face: Burt Ward On Adam West And Fighting Bruce Lee

As both a comic book and television geek for most of my life, I’ve noticed that for a long time there were two camps when it came to Batman: the bright, cartoony, “BAW! POW! ZAM!” crowd; and the Tim Burton/Frank Miller, “it looks like midnight even at 2 p.m.” cowled vigilante crowd — and being […]

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‘Batman Vs. Two-Face’ Gives An Emotional Sendoff To Adam West At NYCC

Jason Borelli writes: Last year marked the 50th anniversary of the Batman television series. Warner Bros. marked that event in part with Batman: Return of the Caped Crusaders, an animated movie featuring Adam West and Burt Ward as Batman and Robin. Prior to the release of the sequel, West passed away at the age of […]

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Today Marks Adam West Day In His Hometown Of Walla Walla, Washington

Walla Walla, Washington, Adam West‘s hometown, will be celebrating the life of the late Batman star. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the town will be dedicating September 19th (his birthday) to the actor. “Events for the celebration include a presentation by Ruben Procopio, the Batman comic book artist and sculptor who created West’s favorite bust of his character; […]

Watch The First Trailer For ‘Batman vs. Two-Face’

IGN got the exclusive today to show off the brand new trailer for Batman vs. Two-Face, the iconic battle of the ’60s Batman we never got because ABC and 20th Century Fox didn’t think the character was campy enough to be in the show. This feature is, of course, the last appearance of Adam West […]

Adam West’s Final Turn As The Caped Crusader May Have A Release Date

Before his passing, Batman legend Adam West returned to the role that made him famous one last time and record the voice for the new Batman vs Two-Face animate movie. The sequel to Batman: The Return of the Caped Crusader features West along with his co-stars from the 1966 television series, Burt Ward as Robin and […]

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SDCC: Celebrating Adam West And What He Meant To Me

Reporting from San Diego Comic-Con, Jimmy Leszczynski writes: One. Only one panel I really needed to make: The Celebration of Adam West. I have literally been a fan since the day I was born — my father claims to have put my crib in front of the TV while Batman hypnotized the nation. I have […]

DC Comics’ Tribute To Adam West, From Today’s Comic Books

Appearing in all of DC Comics’ comic books this week, a tribute to Adam West, who played the most famous Batman of them all, on TV, and who died a month ago at the age of 88. And with a line from the man, mocking the movie version of the character… West died peacefully with his family and […]

‘Family Guy’ Mayor Adam West To Serve Five More Episodes In Office

Leave it to “Mayor” Adam West to find a way to still serve the people of Quahog as their mayor even after his death. In an interview with Entertainment Weekly, Family Guy executive producer Steve Callaghan let it be known that West had recorded lines for five episodes in the show’s upcoming season and that producers […]

‘Family Guy’ Pays Tribute to ‘Quahog Mayor’ Adam West

  In Quahog, flags were flown at half-staff on Sunday night as Adam West, mayor of the fictionalized town and one-time Batman who passed away earlier this month at age 88, received a warm and loving tribute from his Family Guy family. A rerun of the March episode The Dating Game (in which West appeared) […]

Lauren Looks Back: Thank You, Adam West

For the past week I’ve been trying to think of what I could say about one of the most iconic Batman actors, Adam West, who sadly passed away on June 9th. I was driving into PA for a photoshoot when I got a call from my friend Jay about it. To be honest I was a […]

Day One Of AwesomeCon 2017! Cosplay! Mommy Rooms!

AwesomeCon in Washington D.C has grown a considerable amount in just five years. Fans of all backgrounds are out in full force this weekend, and Friday was just the tip of the iceberg! I was also very surprised to see a room for moms, a quiet room, a room for press, and an amazing disability […]

Powerless: DC Honors Adam West By Releasing Unaired Episode (WATCH NOW)

In honor of the passing of the man would always be known as Batman and in response to a growing number of online requests, DC Entertainment has released the unaired episode of NBC’s Powerless featuring a guest appearance by the late Adam West. The episode would turn out to be one of his last projects, […]

That Bat Signal Will Shine Over The Streets Of Los Angeles Tonight

In honor of Adam West’s passing on Saturday, Mayor Eric Garcetti will shine the Bat-Signal over Los Angeles in a special ceremony celebrating the iconic actor. West starred as the Caped Crusader on the 1966-68 production of Batman, a role he is still identified with for over 50 years. The lighting will take place tonight (June […]

Funko SDCC 17 Wave 5: All The DC

Wave 5 of Funko’s SDCC 2017 exclusives have been announced, and DC fans will be happy. The biggest wave yet, there is some cool stuff here. From their blog: From comic books to the big screen and some surprises in between, Funko’s DC exclusives for San Diego Comic Con really runs the spectrum! We have […]