Adam just wrapped up a special live performance this last Saturday at the Jon Lovitz theater in Los Angeles called “An Evening With Adam West”. Hosted by actor and radio host Ralph Garman, the show was a humorous, intimate and candid look back on Adam’s life and 50 plus year career in showbiz. Thank you to all who came! In case you missed it, we’ve posted the digital audio of the show, along with a link to all the pictures and videos that were part of the show. Click here to check it out!
I hope some of you out there were able to make it to San Diego Comic Con this year. Thanks to all who turned out to the Adam West, Batman and Family Guy appearances! It gets bigger every year and this time was really special what with the 45th anniversary of the classic Batman series, and the reunion of Adam, Burt Ward and Yvonne Craig. If you missed it, check out some of the great press from the convention, including interviews! USA Today – My Favorite Panel: Batman Wired Cafe Interview with Adam West Entertainment Weekly Interview Los Angeles Times article TheWrap.com article Yahoo! article
It’s that time of year again for the mother of all comic cons. We are pleased to announce that Adam will be making a couple of exciting appearances at the 2011 San Diego Comic Con so if you are in the area, check it out! Friday, July 22nd: Adam, along with Burt Ward and Julie Newmar as special guests of HUB network. The fun starts at 6pm when all three will appear on a panel (sponsored by HUB) to discuss the classic Batman TV series. *HUB currently airs episodes of the Batman series. More information on that here! Saturday, July 23rd: Adam will be appearing at the Fox booth from 9:30-10:30am as the spokesman for the new Family Guy Online game.
Adam West is in Austin, Texas today attending a truly unique and special event: Austin’s Night of the Bat. As home of the largest urban population of bats, Austin is throwing a one-day Bat-Extravaganza. Mr. West is attending as the guest of honor and introduce a special screening of the original classic 1966 film Batman. The theater? None other than the Paramount, where the film premiered over 40 years ago. The day continues with a host of special events, a welcome to Mr. West from the mayor, a concert, all culminating with a gathering to view the amazing 1.5 million bats emerge from under Congress bridge for their famous nightly flight.
Adam became star #329 on the Palm Springs Walk Of Stars last weekend at a ceremony held in downtown Palm Springs. The sidewalk was overflowing with fans, onlookers, press and a very proud family as PSWOS board members and local and state government officials gave speeches honoring Adam’s career. Adam gave a speech and then the event culminated with the unveiling of his sparkling new star outside the Starbuck’s on the corner of Tahquitz Canyon Way and Palm Canyon Drive. Here is some of the press from the event: KESQ KPSP
Adam West will be honored with a star on the Palm Springs Walk of Stars on April 10th at 11 a.m. A tribute to all his work over the years, Adam’s star will be the 329th to be placed on the famous walk through downtown Palm Springs. He will be joining the likes of Bob Hope, Ginger Rogers, Harpo Marx, Marilyn Monroe and many other wonderful entertainers. A great tribute indeed! Here is the link to the PSWOS organization’s website.
Mr. West would like to thank the many nice folks who came to see him at the Central Canada Comic Con show over the Halloween weekend! For those who missed it, here is some coverage of the event from the Winnipeg Sun.
Adam West and Julie Newmar, Batman and Catwoman, appeared together recently in New York. What a wonderful reunion. Here are some photos, and the story on TMZ.
Adam West will be appearing at several Wizard World events throughout the country. Check them out because chances are he’ll be somewhere near you! Here is the line-up: New York, NY – October 16, 17 & 18 (with Julie Newmar) Anaheim, CA – April 16, 17 & 18 Philadelphia, PA – June 11, 12 & 13 Chicago, IL – August 12, 13, 14 & 15
We’re pleased to announce that Adam West will be appearing at the Monster-Mania Convention in Cherry Hill, NJ! Also appearing will be John Astin (Riddler during the second season) for a special Batman reunion. Check out the full line-up and get your tickets here! Don’t miss out on this fantastically frightening event! Monster-Mania Con 2009 August 21-23 Cherry Hill, NJ Crowne Plaza Hotel Friday: 5 – 10pm Saturday: 10am – 6pm Sunday: 10am – 5pm