He acted in Preston Sturges' play, "Strictly Dishonorable," at the Ogunquit Playhouse in Ogunquit, Maine.
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Caesar Romero | César Romero
6' 3" (1.91 m)
Did You Know?
I had enormous fun playing the Joker on Batman
(1966). I ended up doing something like 20 episodes of Batman, as well as the full-length feature film version [Batman: The Movie
(1966)]. There was certainly nothing hard about that assignment! Even the makeup sessions weren't too bad. It took about an hour-and-a-half to put the full makeup on, including the green wig. I didn't mind it at all.
His maternal grandparents were exiled Cubans Carmen and her invalid husband, Manuel Mantilla. Their daughter, María Mantilla -- Romero's mother -- is generally believed to have been the daughter of Cuban poet and revolutionary hero José Martí
, who wrote the verse used in "Guantánamera" ("Yo soy un hombre sincero...").
Best known for playing The Joker in the Batman tv series