American actor Adam West has died, who is best known for Batman’s role.
He died at age 88 in Los Angeles while suffering from leukemia.
“Our dad always considered himself the ‘The Bright Knight’ and was intended to have a positive impact on his fans.”
“He has always been and will be our hero,” says the family’s announcement.
West played the superhero role in the sixties series.
However, after ABC decided to cancel the series, his career was down.