Throwback Thursday: Adam West Talks About Playing Batman On TV

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Want some behind-the-scenes info on the classic 1960s TV series 'Batman', starring Adam West?

If so, watch Mr. West spill the secrets in this promo for a PBS TV special that originally aired January 29, 2013.


"Adam West faced challenges from producers on how to play the Batman character. West wanted to have fun portraying the "bright knight" and not the "dark knight". Eventually West won and became one of the biggest hits in the sixties. Unearth more about the Batman phenomenon in PIONEERS OF TELEVISION 'Superheroes'". -