Adam West, whose straight-faced portrayal of Batman in a 1960s TV series lifted the tight-clad Caped Crusader into the national consciousness, has died at age 88. West died on Friday night after "a short but brave battle with leukemia," his family McClatchy Alexa Ard / McClatchy
Adam West, whose straight-faced portrayal of Batman in a 1960s TV series lifted the tight-clad Caped Crusader into the national consciousness, has died at age 88. West died on Friday night after "a short but brave battle with leukemia," his family McClatchy Alexa Ard / McClatchy

Goodbye, Batman: Twitter reacts to death of 1960s Batman actor Adam West

June 10, 2017 09:28 AM