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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)
 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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Other Works:

(early 1970s) Played Robin in a PSA TV commercial for the United States Department of Labor about Equal Pay for women 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 Adam West]: I must tell you that Adam West and myself had stuntmen. But they had a policy on Batman. Whenever there was something dangerous (which seemed to be in every episode) they always said, "Use Burt." So I was always getting hurt. Because my stuntman was off having coffee with Adam West! I'll never forget that the very first shot on the very first day in the Batmobile, I'm dressed in ... See more »

Trivia:

Wrote an autobiography, "Boy Wonder: My Life In Tights", in which he described his experiences on the set of the television series Batman (1966), his relationship with co-star Adam West and his sexual escapades with his fans. See more »

Trademark:

His iconic role as Robin on Batman (1966)

Star Sign:

Cancer

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