Bill Finger (II) (1914–1974)


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Bill Finger was a comic book writer. His father Louis Finger was born in Austria and emigrated to the United States in 1907, while still a teenager. Louis worked as a tailor. Tessie, Bill's mother, was born and raised in New York City. Both parents were in their early 20s at the time of Finger's birth. Bill Finger had two sisters. Finger was born ... See full bio »

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  Arkham: Tales of the Dark Knight (TV Series) (Batman created by - 1 episode) (announced)
- Pilot ... (Batman created by)
  Green Lantern Corps (comic book) (announced)
 2024 Joker: Folie à Deux (based on characters created by) (pre-production)
 2023 Gotham Knights (TV Series) (based on characters created by) (pre-production)
  Batman: Genesis (Short) (characters) (filming)
  Interview with the Batman (Short) (characters) (filming)
  The Lego Batman Movie 2 (Batman created by)
 2019-2022 Pennyworth (TV Series) (based on characters created for DC by - 30 episodes)
- Highland Wedding (2022) ... (based on characters created for DC by)
- Rag Trade (2022) ... (based on characters created for DC by)
- Red Marauder (2022) ... (based on characters created for DC by)
- Don't Push It (2022) ... (based on characters created for DC by)
- Hedgehunter (2022) ... (based on characters created for DC by)
  Titans (TV Series) (Robin created for DC by - 31 episodes, 2019 - 2022) (character: Richard John "Dick" Grayson - 1 episode, 2018)
- Inside Man (2022) ... (Robin created for DC by)
- Super Super Mart (2022) ... (Robin created for DC by)
- Jinx (2022) ... (Robin created for DC by)
- Mother Mayhem (2022) ... (Robin created for DC by)
- Lex Luthor (2022) ... (Robin created for DC by)
 2022 Gotham Knights (Video Game) (character created by: Batman)
 2022 MultiVersus (Video Game) (character: Batman)
 2022 Batman: Darkness of Day (creator)
 2019-2022 Batwoman (TV Series) (based on characters created for DC by - 51 episodes)
- We Having Fun Yet? (2022) ... (based on characters created for DC by)
- We're All Mad Here (2022) ... (based on characters created for DC by)
- Broken Toys (2022) ... (based on characters created for DC by)
- Toxic (2022) ... (based on characters created for DC by)
- Meet Your Maker (2022) ... (based on characters created for DC by)
 2022 The Batman (created by: Batman)
 2021 The Kryptonian Epic (Batman created by)
 2021 Catwoman (Short) (characters)
 2021 Grand Opening (Short) (character created by: Batman) / (character created by: Catwoman)
 2021 The Caped Crusader (Short) (characters)
 2021 Batman: The Audio Adventures (Podcast Series) (based on the DC comic 'Batman' created by - 10 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (2021) ... (based on the DC comic 'Batman' created by)
- Episode #1.10 (2021) ... (based on the DC comic 'Batman' created by)
- Episode #1.9 (2021) ... (based on the DC comic 'Batman' created by)
- Episode #1.8 (2021) ... (based on the DC comic 'Batman' created by)
- Episode #1.7 (2021) ... (based on the DC comic 'Batman' created by)
  Death Battle (TV Series) (Batman created by - 4 episodes, 2012 - 2021) (Joker created by - 1 episode, 2016)
- Batman VS Iron Man (DC VS Marvel) (2021) ... (Batman created by)
- Black Panther VS Batman (Marvel VS DC) (2018) ... (Batman created by)
- The Joker VS Sweet Tooth (2016) ... (Joker created by)
- Batman VS Captain America (2014) ... (Batman created by)
- Batman VS Spider-Man (2012) ... (Batman created by)
 2021 The Death of Batman (Batman created by)
 2021 Zack Snyder's Justice League (Batman created by)
 2021 Dying Is Easy (Short) (creator)
 2021 Mr. Terrific (Short) (characters)
 2021 Justice League 1995 (character created by: Batman)
 2021 Batman: Soul of the Dragon (Batman created by)
  DC Super Hero Girls (TV Series) (Batman created by - 28 episodes, 2019 - 2020) (Batman Created by - 1 episode, 2019)
- #FreshPrincessofRenFaire Part 2 (2020) ... (Batman created by)
- #FreshPrincessofRenFaire Part 1 (2020) ... (Batman created by)
- #SchoolGhoul (2020) ... (Batman created by)
- #ScrambledEggs (2019) ... (Batman created by)
- #BackInAFlash (2019) ... (Batman created by)
 2020 Batman: Death in the Family (Video) (created by: Batman)
 2020 Thomas/Batman (Short) (characters)
 2020 Superman: Agent of Batman (characters created by)
 2020 Happy Halloween, Scooby-Doo! (based on characters from: Scarecrow/Dr. Jonathan Crane - as DC)
 2020 Martha/Joker (Short) (characters)
 2019-2020 Harley Quinn (TV Series) (created by: Batman - 11 episodes)
- Lovers' Quarrel (2020) ... (created by: Batman)
- A Fight Worth Fighting For (2020) ... (created by: Batman)
- Dye Hard (2020) ... (created by: Batman)
- All the Best Inmates Have Daddy Issues (2020) ... (created by: Batman)
- Batman's Back, Man (2020) ... (created by: Batman)
 2020 Justice League Dark: Apokolips War (Video) (created by: Batman)
 2016-2020 Mystery of the Bat-Man: The Lost Serial (TV Series) (based on characters created by - 6 episodes)
- The End is the Beginning is the End (2020) ... (based on characters created by)
- Face to Face (2019) ... (based on characters created by)
- Scandalous (2019) ... (based on characters created by)
- Bye-Bye, Baby! (2018) ... (based on characters created by)
- The Man Behind the Red Hood (2017) ... (based on characters created by)
 2019-2020 Union Jack (TV Series) (characters created by: Invaders - 2 episodes)
- Family (2020) ... (characters created by: Invaders)
- Blood (2019) ... (characters created by: Invaders)
 2019 Shadow of the Bat - A City in Retrospect (Video short) (characters)
 2019 Superman: End of an Era (Short) (characters)
 2019 The Death and Return of Superman (Video) (character created by: Batman)
 2019 Scooby-Doo and Guess Who? (TV Series) (Batman created by - 1 episode)
- What a Night for a Dark Knight! (2019) ... (Batman created by)
 2019/I Joker (based on characters created by)
 2019 Young Justice (TV Series) (Batman created by - 5 episodes)
- Nevermore (2019) ... (Batman created by)
- Antisocial Pathologies (2019) ... (Batman created by)
- Elder Wisdom (2019) ... (Batman created by)
- Triptych (2019) ... (Batman created by)
- Princes All (2019) ... (Batman created by)
 2015-2019 Gotham (TV Series) (based on the characters created by - 74 episodes)
- Legend of the Dark Knight: The Beginning... (2019) ... (based on the characters created by)
- Legend of the Dark Knight: They Did What? (2019) ... (based on the characters created by)
- Legend of the Dark Knight: I Am Bane (2019) ... (based on the characters created by)
- Legend of the Dark Knight: The Trial of Jim Gordon (2019) ... (based on the characters created by)
- Legend of the Dark Knight: Nothing's Shocking (2019) ... (based on the characters created by)
 2019 Mortal Kombat 11 (Video Game) (character created by: The Joker)
 2019 Batman vs Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (Video) (Batman created by)
 2019 The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part (created by: Batman)
 2019 Reign of the Supermen (created by: Batman)
 2018 Batman: Arkham Collection (Video Game) (: Batman - uncredited)
 2018 Birds of Feather (TV Series) (characters - 1 episode)
- Black Sheep (2018) ... (characters)
 2018 Batman: The Dark Knight (Short) (characters)
 2018 The Death of Superman (Video) (character created by: Batman)
 2018 LEGO DC Comics Super Heroes: Aquaman - Rage of Atlantis (Video) (created by: Batman)
 2018 Teen Titans GO! To the Movies (Batman and Robin created by)
 2018 Catwoman Retribution (Short) (characters by)
 2018 DC Unchained (Video Game) (based on characters created by)
 2018 Batman Ninja (character created by: Batman)
 2018 Lego DC Comics Super Heroes: The Flash (Video) (character created by: Batman)
 2016-2018 Justice League Action (TV Series) (character created by: Batman - 41 episodes)
- She Wore Red Velvet (2018) ... (character created by: Batman)
- Unleashed (2018) ... (character created by: Batman)
- Captain Bamboozle (2018) ... (character created by: Batman)
- Barehanded (2018) ... (character created by: Batman)
- Watchtower Tours (2018) ... (character created by: Batman)
 2018 Batman: Gotham by Gaslight (Batman created by)
 2018 Scooby-Doo & Batman: The Brave and the Bold (based on characters created by: Batman)
 2017 Justice League Action Shorts (TV Series) (character created by: Batman - 3 episodes)
- Clown Party (2017) ... (character created by: Batman)
- Eezy Freezy (2017) ... (character created by: Batman)
- Skyjacked (2017) ... (character created by: Batman)
  Super Power Beat Down (TV Series short) (Batman created by - 3 episodes, 2012 - 2014) (Joker created by - 2 episodes, 2015 - 2017)
- Joker vs Negan (The Walking Dead) (2017) ... (Joker created by)
- Joker & Harley Quinn vs Deadpool & Domino (2015) ... (Joker created by)
- Batman vs. Darth Vader (2014) ... (Batman created by)
- Batman vs. Deadpool (2013) ... (Batman created by)
- Batman vs. Wolverine (2012) ... (Batman created by)
 2017 A Message From The Joker (Short) (characters)
 2017 Justice League (Batman created by)
 2017 Batman vs. Two-Face (Video) (character created by: Batman)
 2017 Batman and Harley Quinn (character created by: Batman)
 2017 The Lego Batman Movie (Batman created by)
 2017 Justice League Dark (Video) (character created by: Batman)
 2016 Batman: Return to Arkham (Video Game) (character created by: Batman)
 2016 Batman: Return of the Caped Crusaders (character created by: Batman)
 2016 Memories (Video) (characters)
 2016 Batman: Dante (Short) (creator)
 2016 Batman Unlimited: Mechs vs. Mutants (Video) (character created by: Batman)
 2016 Batman: The Killing Joke (Batman created by)
 2016 Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (Batman created by)
 2016 Batman: Bad Blood (Video) (character created by: Batman)
 2016 Batman V Arrow (Video) (character created by: Batman)
 2015 Batman: The Puzzle Master (Video short) (characters - uncredited)
 2015 Cartoon Superheroes Abridged (TV Series) (characters - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.4 (2015) ... (characters)
- Episode #1.1 (2015) ... (characters)
 2015 Batman vs. Robin (Video) (characters created by: Batman)
 2014 Dark Nights (TV Series) (characters - 1 episode)
- Prodigy II - What Comes Up (2014) ... (characters)
 2014 The Great Mistake of Dr. Miles (Video short) (characters - uncredited)
 2014 Batman: Crusader (Batman created by)
 2014 Justice League: War (Video) (character created by: Batman - uncredited)
 2013 Batman (Video Game) (characters - uncredited)
 2013 Batman: Face to Face (Short) (characters)
 2013 Robin's Shopping Trip (Short) (characters - uncredited)
 2013 Batman's Lego Adventure: Part 1 (Short) (characters - uncredited)
 2013 Batman's Lego Adventure: Part 2 (Short) (characters - uncredited)
 2013 Batman's Lego Adventure: Part 3 (Short) (characters - uncredited)
 2013 Batman's Lego Adventure: Part 4 (Short) (characters - uncredited)
 2013 Honest Trailers (TV Series) (characters: Batman - 1 episode)
- Batman & Robin (2013) ... (characters: Batman - uncredited)
 2013 The Batman: A Fan Film (Short) (characters - uncredited)
 2012 The Batman (Video short) (characters - uncredited)
 2012 Justice League: Doom (Video) (character: Bruce Wayne/Batman - uncredited)
 2011 Batman: The Brave and the Bold (TV Series) (character created by: Alan Scott/Green Lantern - 1 episode)
- Crisis: 22,300 Miles Above Earth! (2011) ... (character created by: Alan Scott/Green Lantern)
 2011 Batman: Night's End (Short) (creator - uncredited)
 2010 Batman: Under the Red Hood (Video) (concepts: Red Hood and Ace Chemical Plant based on "The Man Behind the Red Hood" written by - uncredited)
 2010 Justice League: Crisis on Two Earths (Video) (characters: Bruce Wayne/Batman & The Joker as The Jester - uncredited)
 2008 Lego Batman: The Videogame (Video Game) (character created by: Batman - uncredited)
 2008 Justice League: The New Frontier (Video) (characters: Bruce Wayne/Batman & Richard John "Dick" Grayson/Robin - uncredited)
  The Batman (TV Series) (creator - 13 episodes, 2004 - 2005) (characters - 1 episode, 2008)
- The End of the Batman (2008) ... (characters)
- The 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 - uncredited)
 2005 The Batman: Multiply, Divide and Conquer (Video Game) (based on characters created by)
 2005 Batman Begins (Video Game) (characters - uncredited)
 2004 Catwoman: Deleted Scenes (Video short) (creator)
 2001 Batman: Gotham City Racer (Video Game) (characters - uncredited)
 2001 Batman: Chaos in Gotham (Video Game) (characters - uncredited)
  The New Batman Adventures (TV Series) (concept created by: Ace Chemical Plant - 1 episode, 1999) (inspired by the works of - 1 episode, 1998)
- Mad Love (1999) ... (concept created by: Ace Chemical Plant - uncredited)
- Legends of the Dark Knight (1998) ... (inspired by the works of)
 1999 Batman Beyond (TV Series) (creator)
 1994 The Adventures of Batman & Robin (Video Game) (characters - uncredited)
  Batman: The Animated Series (TV Series) (story "Batman and Robin the Boy Wonder" - 1 episode, 1993) (concept created by: Ace Chemical Plant - 1 episode, 1993)
- Robin's Reckoning: Part 1 (1993) ... (story "Batman and Robin the Boy Wonder" - uncredited)
- The Man Who Killed Batman (1993) ... (concept created by: Ace Chemical Plant - uncredited)
 1992 Batman Returns (Video Game) (characters)
 1992 Batwoman & Catgirl (Video) (based on story)
 1991 Batman (Video Game) (characters)
 1991 Alyas Batman en Robin (characters - uncredited)
 1989/I Batman (Video Game) (characters)
 1989 Holy Batmania (Video documentary short) (creator - uncredited)
 1988 Batman: The Caped Crusader (Video Game) (characters - uncredited)
 1976 Track of the Moon Beast (written by - as William Finger)
 1972 Batwoman and Robin Meet the Queen of the Vampires (characters - uncredited)
 1972 Batwoman and Robin (characters - uncredited)
 1968 The Green Slime (screenplay - as William Finger)
 1968 The Batwoman (based on a character created by - uncredited)
 1967 Snow Devils (screenplay - as William Finger)
 1966 The New Adventures of Superman (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Lava Men/The Jinxed Circus/Luthor Strikes Again (1966) ... (written by - segment "Lava Men", as William Finger)
 1966 Batman (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes)
- The Clock King Gets Crowned (1966) ... (written by)
- The Clock King's Crazy Crimes (1966) ... (written by)
 1965 Alyas Batman at Robin (characters)
 1964 Batman and Robin (Short) (characters)
  77 Sunset Strip (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes, 1961) (story - 1 episode, 1961)
- Reserved for Mr. Bailey (1961) ... (story - as William Finger)
- The Desert Spa Caper (1961) ... (written by)
- The Positive Negative (1961) ... (written by)
 1953 The Web (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Dear Sister (1953) ... (written by)
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With artist Irwin Hasen, Finger created the DC Comics character Wildcat in January, 1942. 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. See more »

Nickname:

Bill the Boy Wonder

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