Facts About the Batman TV Series

Although the Batman tv series is close to 50 years old (!), it’s still popular and shown regularly throughout the world.  

Neatorama recently posted Facts You Might Not Know About the TV Series Batman.  If you read the piece, you’ll learn…

  • Batman was originally conceived as a serious take on the cape crusader.
  • Lyle Waggoner was up for the role of Batman.
  • Batgirl was added in the third season to increase female viewers, but actually ended up increasing male viewership.
  • Frank Sinatra was a big fan of the show and actually expressed interest in playing the Joker.

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