Friday, September 19, 2014

This Day in Pop Culture: September 19, 1928

Adam West was born on September 19, 1928.
Adam West is Born
William West Anderson, better known as Adam West, was born on this day in 1928 in Walla Walla, Washington. Best known for playing Batman in the 1960’s TV show, he never fully broke away from the role. He has been involved in numerous versions of the superhero, mostly in animated form over the years. He has also made a lucrative career doing voiceover work for other animated projects including The Simpsons, Futurama, Rugrats and others including the role of Mayor Adam West on Family Guy. His next voiceover work will appear on the LEGO Batman 3 game as the voice of…the 1960’s Batman.