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Burt Ward


Actor Burt Ward had to endure one of the toughest setbacks ever to befall a TV star once his camp-styled antics as the "Boy Wonder" superhero ended on the one-time hit series Batman (1966). Irreparably typecast, he was out of commission for much of his "post-Robin" career with the cult star eventually becoming a frequent participant at TV nostalgia... See full bio »

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 2002 The Simpsons (TV Series)
Robin
- Large Marge (2002) ... Robin (voice)
 1999 Clueless (TV Series)
Burt Ward
- Mercy Date (1999) ... Burt Ward
 1996 Alien Force (Video)
Omnipresent Praxima
 1995 Karate Raider
 1995 Living Single (TV Series)
Burt Ward
- Mommy Not Dearest (1995) ... Burt Ward
 1994 Reverse Heaven
Doctor
 1993 Beach Babes from Beyond
Mr. Bun
 1993 The Dwelling (Video)
Crasmire
 1990 Smoothtalker
Lab Technician
 1990 Kill Crazy (Video)
Michael
 1990 The Girl I Want
Dad
 1990 Cyber-C.H.I.C.
Harry Truman Hodgkins
 1989 Robot Ninja
Stanley Kane
 1986 Fire in the Night
Paul
 1984 High School U.S.A. (TV Movie)
Teacher
 1979 Legends of the Superheroes (TV Series)
Robin
- The Roast (1979) ... Robin
- The Challenge (1979) ... Robin
 1978 Tarzan and the Super 7 (TV Series)
Robin (Dick Grayson) (voice)
 1970 Scream, Evelyn, Scream!
Dune Buggy Driver
 1967 Batgirl (TV Short)
Robin / Dick Grayson
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TV commercial for Goodyear. See more »

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1 Print Biography | 2 Interviews | See more »

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Height:

5' 7½" (1.71 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on shooting Batman (1966)]: I was new. This was my first job. One of the scenes was in the same show, where The Riddler shoots me with a dart in the arm, and I fall down, and he presses a button in the Batmobile, and all these fireworks go off. They said it was a one-take thing and nobody could move. Well, here I didn't move, and the ashes burned through my cape, and I had third-degree burns and... See more »

Trivia:

It has been suggested that Ward was given that screen name by the producers of the television series Batman (1966) because his character, Dick Grayson, was Bruce Wayne's ward. Ward says he chose the screen name, himself, as it was his mother's maiden name. See more »

Trademark:

His iconic role as Robin on Batman (1966)

Star Sign:

Cancer

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