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Bill Finger (II) (1914–1974)

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Developed the Batman character created by 'Bob Kane'. See more trivia »

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  Justice League (characters) (announced)
 2017 The Batman Part 1 (Video) (characters) (filming)
 2016 Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (Batman created by) (filming)
 2015 Batman: Arkham Knight (Video Game) (characters: Bruce Wayne/Batman, Commissioner James Gordon, Dr. Jonathan Crane/The Scarecrow, Oswald Chesterfield Cobblepot/The Penguin, Harvey Dent/Two-Face & Edward Nigma/The Riddler - uncredited) (filming)
 2014 Gotham (TV Series) (characters: James Gordon, Alfred Pennyworth, Oswald Chesterfield Cobblepot, Bruce Wayne, Selina Kyle & Edward Nygma - 1 episode) (filming)
- Pilot (2014) ... (characters: James Gordon, Alfred Pennyworth, Oswald Chesterfield Cobblepot, Bruce Wayne, Selina Kyle & Edward Nygma - uncredited)
 2014 Caped Crusader: The Dark Hours (characters - uncredited) (post-production)
 2014 Batman: Assault on Arkham (Video) (characters - uncredited)
 2014 Batman: Crusader (Batman created by)
 2014 Son of Batman (Video) (characters - uncredited)
 2014 Batman: Arkham Origins - Cold, Cold Heart (Video Game) (characters: Bruce Wayne/Batman, Alfred Pennyworth, James Gordon, Oswald Chesterfield Cobblepot/The Penguin & Vicki Vale - uncredited)
 2014 Review (TV Series) (characters - 1 episode)
- Celebrity; Batman (2014) ... (characters)
 2014 Justice League: War (Video) (characters)
 2012-2014 REC Tv (TV Series) (characters - 2 episodes)
- Batman #15 (2014) ... (characters)
- Batman #10 (2012) ... (characters)
 2013 Batman: Face to Face (Short) (characters)
 2013 Robin's Shopping Trip (Short) (characters - uncredited)
 2013 Batman: Arkham Origins (Video Game) (characters: Bruce Wayne/Batman, Dick Grayson/Robin, Alfred Pennyworth, James Gordon, The Joker, Edward Nigma/Nashton/The Riddler, Oswald Chesterfield Cobblepot/The Penguin, Jervis Tetch/The Mad Hatter, Julian Gregory Day/Calendar Man & Vicki Vale - uncredited)
 2013 Necessary Evil: Super-Villains of DC Comics (Documentary) (characters)
 2013 The Blockbuster Buster (TV Series) (characters - 1 episode)
- Batman (1966) (2013) ... (characters)
 2013 The Robin Diaries (TV Series) (characters - 1 episode)
- Batman's Retiring?! (2013) ... (characters)
 2013 Honest Trailers (TV Series) (characters - 1 episode)
- Batman & Robin (2013) ... (characters)
 2013 Justice League: The Flashpoint Paradox (Video) (characters)
 2011-2013 CollegeHumor Originals (TV Series short) (characters - 3 episodes)
- Batman: The Outtakes (2013) ... (characters)
- Batman Interrogation (2011) ... (characters)
 2013 What If (TV Series) (characters - 1 episode)
- ... Batman Was Broke? (2013) ... (characters)
 2013 Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part 2 (Video) (Batman characters - uncredited)
 2012 Atop the Fourth Wall (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Batman: Noel (2012)
 2012 Shameful Sequels (TV Series) (characters - 1 episode)
- Batman Forever (2012) ... (characters)
 2012 The Batman (Video short) (characters - uncredited)
 2012 SMBC Theater (TV Series) (characters - 1 episode)
- Batman Academy (2012) ... (characters)
 2012 Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part 1 (Video) (characters - uncredited)
 2012 My Roommate the (TV Series) (characters - 1 episode)
- Toronto Batman (2012) ... (characters)
 2012 Toy Hunter (TV Series) (characters - 1 episode)
- Million Dollar Magazine (2012) ... (characters)
 2012 Lego Batman 2: DC Super Heroes (Video Game) (characters)
 2012 Batman Revealed (characters - uncredited)
 2012 Justice League: Doom (Video) (creator)
 2011 Batman: Arkham City (Video Game) (characters: Bruce Wayne/Batman, Selina Kyle/Catwoman, Alfred Pennyworth, The Joker, Dr. Hugo Strange, Edward Nigma/The Riddler, Harvey Dent/Two-Face, Oswald Chesterfield Cobblepot/The Penguin, Vicki Vale, Basil Karlo/Clayface, Julian Gregory Day/Calendar Man, Jervis Tetch/The Mad Hatter, Martha Wayne & Thomas Wayne - uncredited)
 2011 Batman's Day Off (Video short) (characters)
 2011 Batman: Year One (Video) (characters: Bruce Wayne/Batman, James Gordon, Selina Kyle/Catwoman, Alfred Pennyworth, & District Attorney Harvey Dent - uncredited)
 2011 Flea Man (TV Series) (characters - 1 episode)
- Batman's Basement (2011) ... (characters)
 2011 The Wedding Belles (TV Series) (characters - 1 episode)
- Batman Overboard (2011) ... (characters)
 2001-2011 Smallville (TV Series) (character: Lana Lang - 153 episodes)
- Finale (2011) ... (character: Lana Lang - uncredited)
- Homecoming (2010) ... (character: Lana Lang - uncredited)
- Requiem (2009) ... (character: Lana Lang - uncredited)
- Power (2009) ... (character: Lana Lang - uncredited)
- Bulletproof (2009) ... (character: Lana Lang - uncredited)
 2011 OverAnalyzers (TV Series) (characters - 1 episode)
- Batman & Robin (2011) ... (characters)
 2010 Tomorrow Knight: Batman Reborn (Video short) (characters)
 2010 Der wilde Gärtner (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Batman Begins (2010)
 2010 Justice League: Crisis on Two Earths (Video) (creator)
 2009 Batman: Arkham Asylum (Video Game) (characters: Bruce Wayne/Batman, Commissioner James Gordon, The Joker, Edward Nigma/The Riddler, Dr. Jonathan Crane/Scarecrow, Martha Wayne & Thomas Wayne - uncredited)
 2009 Batman Date with Destiny (Short) (characters - uncredited)
 2009 Batman 20 Years On (Short) (characters)
 2008 Sage Reviews (TV Series short) (characters - 1 episode)
- Lego Batman (2008) ... (characters)
 2008 Lego Batman: The Videogame (Video Game) (characters - uncredited)
 2008 The Nostalgia Critic (TV Series) (characters - 1 episode)
- Batman and Robin (2008) ... (characters)
 2008 5 Second Movies (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Batman and Robin (2008)
 2008 Justice League: The New Frontier (Video) (creator)
  The Batman (TV Series) (13 episodes, 2004 - 2005) (characters - 1 episode, 2008)
- The End of the Batman (2008) ... (characters)
- Clayface of Tragedy (2005) ... (creator)
- The Rubberface of Comedy (2005) ... (creator)
- Bird of Prey (2005) ... (creator)
- Topsy Turvy (2005) ... (creator)
 2006 Batman Beyond Path of Destruction (Short) (characters)
 2005 Delilah & Julius (TV Series) (characters - 1 episode)
- Batman of Borneo (2005) ... (characters)
 2005 Batman Begins: Path to Discovery (Video documentary short) (character - uncredited)
 2005 Batman: New Times (Video short) (characters - uncredited)
 2005 Batman Returns Villains: Catwoman (Video documentary short) (characters - uncredited)
 2003 Batman: Mystery of the Batwoman (Video) (characters: Bruce Wayne/Batman, Alfred Pennyworth, Commissioner James Gordon & Oswald Chesterfield Cobblepot/The Penguin - uncredited)
 2003 Batman: Dead End (Short) (characters: Batman - uncredited)
 2003 The Death of Batman (Short) (characters - uncredited)
 2001-2002 Justice League (TV Series) (26 episodes)
- The Savage Time (2002)
- Metamorphosis (2002)
 2001 Batman: Vengeance (Video Game) (characters - uncredited)
 2001 Batman Featurette (Video documentary short) (characters)
 2001 Batman: Gotham City Racer (Video Game) (characters)
 2001 Batman: Chaos in Gotham (Video Game) (characters)
 2000 Batman Beyond: Return of the Joker (Video) (characters - uncredited)
 1998-1999 Superman (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- The Demon Reborn (1999) ... (creator - uncredited)
- Knight Time (1998) ... (creator - uncredited)
 1998 Batman & Mr. Freeze: SubZero (Video) (characters: Bruce Wayne/Batman, Dick Grayson/Robin, Alfred Pennyworth & Commissioner James Gordon - uncredited)
  Batman: The Animated Series (TV Series) (character: Bruce Wayne/Batman - 33 episodes, 1992 - 1995) (character: Dick Grayson/Robin - 18 episodes, 1993 - 1995) (character: Commissioner James Gordon - 17 episodes, 1992 - 1994) (characters: Bruce Wayne/Batman, Alfred Pennyworth & Commissioner James Gordon - 9 episodes, 1992) (characters: Bruce Wayne/Batman & Alfred Pennyworth - 5 episodes, 1992 - 1993) (character: The Joker - 4 episodes, 1993 - 1994) (character: Jervis Tetch/The Mad Hatter - 3 episodes, 1993 - 1994) (characters - 3 episodes, 1993 - 1994) (characters: Bruce Wayne/Batman & Commissioner James Gordon - 3 episodes, 1992) (character: Alfred Pennyworth - 2 episodes, 1995) (character: Selina Kyle/Catwoman - 2 episodes, 1994 - 1995) (character: Edward Nygma/The Riddler - 2 episodes, 1994) (character: Oswald Cobblepot/The Penguin - 2 episodes, 1993 - 1994) (characters: Bruce Wayne/Batman, Alfred Pennyworth & The Joker - 2 episodes, 1992 - 1993) (characters: Bruce Wayne/Batman, Alfred Pennyworth, Commissioner James Gordon & The Joker - 2 episodes, 1992 - 1993) (characters: Bruce Wayne/Batman, Dick Grayson/Robin, Alfred Pennyworth & Commissioner James Gordon - 2 episodes, 1992) (characters: Bruce Wayne/Batman, Alfred Pennyworth, Commissioner James Gordon & District Attorney Harvey Dent - 2 episodes, 1992) (characters: Bruce Wayne/Batman, Commissioner James Gordon & Oswald Chesterfield Cobblepot/The Penguin - 1 episode, 1993) (based on the comic book story: Batman and "Robin the Boy Wonder" - 1 episode, 1993) (characters: Bruce Wayne/Batman, Dick Grayson/Robin, Alfred Pennyworth, Commissioner James Gordon & Tony Zucco - 1 episode, 1993) (characters: Bruce Wayne/Batman & The Joker - 1 episode, 1993) (characters: Bruce Wayne/Batman, Dick Grayson/Robin & Oswald Chesterfield Cobblepot/The Penguin - 1 episode, 1993) (characters: Bruce Wayne/Batman, Dick Grayson/Robin, Alfred Pennyworth, Commissioner James Gordon & Edward Nygma/The Riddler - 1 episode, 1992) (characters: Bruce Wayne/Batman, Alfred Pennyworth, The Joker, Jervis Tetch/The Mad Hatter & Dr. Jonathan Crane/The Scarecrow - 1 episode, 1992) (characters: Bruce Wayne/Batman, Dick Grayson/Robin, Alfred Pennyworth & Edward Nygma/The Riddler - 1 episode, 1992) (characters: Bruce Wayne/Batman, Dick Grayson/Robin, Alfred Pennyworth, Commissioner James Gordon & The Joker - 1 episode, 1992) (characters: Bruce Wayne/Batma, Alfred Pennyworth, Commissioner James Gordon & Dr. Achilles Milo - 1 episode, 1992) (characters: Bruce Wayne/Batman, Commissioner James Gordon, The Joker, Oswald Chesterfield Cobblepot/The Penguin & Selina Kyle/Catwoman - 1 episode, 1992) (characters: Bruce Wayne/Batman, Alfred Pennyworth, Commissioner James Gordon, Selina Kyle/Catwoman & Dr. Achilles Milo - 1 episode, 1992) (characters: Bruce Wayne/Batman, Alfred Pennyworth, Dr. Jonathan Crane/The Scarecrow, Dick Grayson/Robin, & The Joker - 1 episode, 1992) (characters: Bruce Wayne/Batman, Alfred Pennyworth & Selina Kyle/Catwoman - 1 episode, 1992) (characters: Bruce Wayne/Batman, Dick Grayson/Robin, Alfred Pennyworth, Commissioner James Gordon, The Joker, Harvey Dent/Two-Face, Oswald Chesterfield Cobblepot/The Penguin & Dr. Hugo Strange - 1 episode, 1992) (characters: Bruce Wayne/Batman, Alfred Pennyworth, Commissioner James Gordon, Martha Wayne, Thomas Wayne, Selina Kyle & Jervis Tetch/The Mad Hatter - 1 episode, 1992) (characters: Bruce Wayne/Batman, Alfred Pennyworth & Jervis Tetch/The Mad Hatter - 1 episode, 1992) (characters: Bruce Wayne/Batman & Oswald Chesterfield Cobblepot/The Penguin - 1 episode, 1992) (characters: Bruce Wayne/Batman, Dick Grayson/Robin, Alfred Pennyworth, Commissioner James Gordon, Dr. Jonathan Crane/Scarecrow & The Joker - 1 episode, 1992) (characters: Bruce Wayne/Batman, Alfred Pennyworth, Commissioner James Gordon & Harvey Dent/Two-Face, Martha Wayne & Thomas Wayne - 1 episode, 1992) (characters: Bruce Wayne/Batman, Alfred Pennyworth, Commissioner James Gordon, Harvey Dent/Two-Face, Martha Wayne & Thomas Wayne - 1 episode, 1992) (characters: Bruce Wayne/Batman, Commissioner James Gordon, District Attorney Harvey Dent - 1 episode, 1992) (character: Bruce Wayne/Batman, Alfred Pennyworth & Commissioner James Gordon - 1 episode, 1992) (characters: Bruce Wayne/Batman, Commissioner James Gordon & The Joker - 1 episode, 1992) (characters: Bruce Wayne/Batman, Alfred Pennyworth, Commissioner James Gordon, Dr. Jonathan Crane/The Scarecrow & Dr. Thomas Wayne - 1 episode, 1992) (characters: Bruce Wayne/Batman, Alfred Pennyworth, Commissioner James Gordon & Selina Kyle/Catwoman - 1 episode, 1992) (character: Bruce Wayne/Batman, Alfred Pennyworth & Matthew 'Matt' Hagen/Clayface - 1 episode, 1992) (character: Bruce Wayne/Batman, Alfred Pennyworth & Matthew 'Matt' Hagen - 1 episode, 1992) (characters: Bruce Wayne/Batman, Commissioner James Gordon & Selina Kyle/Catwoman - 1 episode, 1992)
- The Lion and the Unicorn (1995) ... (character: Alfred Pennyworth - uncredited) / (character: Bruce Wayne/Batman - uncredited) / (character: Dick Grayson/Robin - uncredited)
- A Bullet for Bullock (1995) ... (character: Alfred Pennyworth - uncredited) / (character: Bruce Wayne/Batman - uncredited)
- Catwalk (1995) ... (character: Bruce Wayne/Batman - uncredited) / (character: Selina Kyle/Catwoman - uncredited)
- Showdown (1995) ... (character: Bruce Wayne/Batman - uncredited) / (character: Dick Grayson/Robin - uncredited)
- The Terrible Trio (1995) ... (character: Bruce Wayne/Batman - uncredited) / (character: Dick Grayson/Robin - uncredited)
 1994 The Adventures of Batman & Robin (Video Game)
 1993 Batman: Mask of the Phantasm (characters: Bruce Wayne/Batman, Alfred Pennyworth, Commissioner James Gordon & The Joker - uncredited)
 1988-1992 Superboy (TV Series) (character: Lana Lang - 100 episodes)
- Rites of Passage: Part 2 (1992) ... (character: Lana Lang - uncredited)
- Rites of Passage: Part 1 (1992) ... (character: Lana Lang - uncredited)
- Metamorphosis (1992) ... (character: Lana Lang - uncredited)
- Obituary for a Super Hero (1992) ... (character: Lana Lang - uncredited)
- Cat and Mouse (1992) ... (character: Lana Lang - uncredited)
 1988 Batman: The Caped Crusader (Video Game) (characters)
 1976 Track of the Moon Beast (written by - as William Finger)
 1968 The Green Slime (screenplay - as William Finger)
  Batman (TV Series) (character: Bruce Wayne/Batman - 118 episodes, 1966 - 1968) (character: Commissioner James Gordon - 118 episodes, 1966 - 1968) (character: Dick Grayson/Robin - 116 episodes, 1966 - 1968) (written by - 2 episodes, 1966) (characters: Bruce Wayne/Batman, Dick Grayson/Robin, Alfred Pennyworth, Edward Nygma/The Riddler & Aunt Harriet Cooper - 1 episode, 1966) (characters: Bruce Wayne/Batman, Dick Grayson/Robin, Alfred Pennyworth, Commissioner James Gordon, Edward Nygma/The Riddler & Aunt Harriet Cooper - 1 episode, 1966)
- Minerva, Mayhem and Millionaires (1968) ... (character: Bruce Wayne/Batman - uncredited) / (character: Commissioner James Gordon - uncredited) / (character: Dick Grayson/Robin - uncredited)
- The Entrancing Dr. Cassandra (1968) ... (character: Bruce Wayne/Batman - uncredited) / (character: Commissioner James Gordon - uncredited) / (character: Dick Grayson/Robin - uncredited)
- The Joker's Flying Saucer (1968) ... (character: Bruce Wayne/Batman - uncredited) / (creator - uncredited)
- I'll Be a Mummy's Uncle (1968) ... (character: Bruce Wayne/Batman - uncredited) / (character: Commissioner James Gordon - uncredited) / (character: Dick Grayson/Robin - uncredited)
- The Great Train Robbery (1968) ... (character: Bruce Wayne/Batman - uncredited) / (character: Commissioner James Gordon - uncredited) / (character: Dick Grayson/Robin - uncredited)
 1966 Batman: The Movie (characters: Bruce Wayne/Batman, Dick Grayson/Robin, Commissioner James Gordon, The Joker, Edward Nigma/The Riddler, Oswald Chesterfield Cobblepot/The Penguin, Selina Kyle/Catwoman & Aunt Harriet Cooper - uncredited)
 1961 The Adventures of Superboy (TV Short) (character: Lana Lang - uncredited)
 1961 77 Sunset Strip (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Reserved for Mr. Bailey (1961) ... (writer)
- The Desert Spa Caper (1961) ... (writer)
- The Positive Negative (1961) ... (writer)
 1949 Batman and Robin (characters: Bruce Wayne/Batman, Dick Grayson/Robin, Alfred Pennyworth, Commissioner James Gordon & Vicky Vale - uncredited)
 1943 Batman (characters: Bruce Wayne/Batman, Dick Grayson/Robin & Alfred Pennyworth - uncredited)
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William Finger
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Drew much inspiration for Batman from Lee Falk's character "The Phantom". Like Batman, the Phantom is one of the few heroes not to have super powers. See more »

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Finger liked to have giant oversized functional props like typewriters, musical instruments etc for his characters to work and fight around.

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Aquarius

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