Batman actor Adam West has died aged 88

Adam West
Adam West at the 2011 Comic-Con International in San Diego, California, U.S.

Actor Adam West widely known for his role as Batman has passed away aged 88.

Adam West, star of the popular 1960’s TV series ‘Batman’ has passed away in Los Angeles aged 88. According to sources, Adam West had a short term battle with leukemia which was the cause of his death.

Adam West’s career ranged from Batman to Mayor Adam West in Family Guy. He has had an eclectic range of roles during his career. During his role as Batman Adam West went on to appear in 120 episodes and went on to act in ‘Batman: The Movie’.

Many filmmakers and celebrities paid their tributes via social media to remember the legendary actor.