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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)
 1996 Alien Force (Video)
Omnipresent Praxima
 1995 Karate Raider
 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.
Johnson
 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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Other Works:

Release of his autobiography, "Boy Wonder: My Life in Tights" See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 2 Interviews | See more »

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Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on the difference in Batman (1966) and Batman Forever (1995)]: We did a family show. Our show was oriented towards mom and dad and the kids, teenagers. Everybody could watch our show. The three Batman movies that have come out, the studio must feel that they need to present this in a much darker, more ominous, more violent, more degrading way, because they didn't want any association with ... See more »

Trivia:

When asked to give a speech at Harvard about his role on Batman (1966), he brought the original costume, said to be valued at a half-million dollars. Some students came up to him dressed as security guards and told him they would keep the costume safe. Then in the middle of the speech, one student stood up and asked, "When is a costume not a costume? When it's stolen." The lights dimmed and the ... See more »

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