Adam West

Celebrity

Biography

  • Birth Name: William West Anderson
  • Birth Place: Walla Walla, WA
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 09/19/1928, Virgo
  • Profession: Actor
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Adam West Fast Facts:
  • Worked on a children's show in Hawaii in the mid-'50s.
  • Was considered to replace Sean Connery as James Bond in 1969's On Her Majesty's Secret Service.
  • Published his autobiography, Back to the Batcave, in 1994.
  • Teamed with his Batman costar Burt Ward, who played Robin, for the 2003 TV-movie Return to the Batcave: The Misadventures of Adam and Burt, in which they played themselves trying to solve the mystery of the stolen Batmobile.
  • Has done a variety of voice-over work, most notably playing a satirized version of himself as Quahog's mayor on Family Guy.
  • Has a small Batman logo on one of his molars.
  • Prized possession is a drawing of Batman with a personal message by Bob Kane, the superhero's creator.
  • Adam West Relationships:
  • John Anderson - Brother
  • Hunter West - Son
  • Billie Lou Yeager - Ex-wife
  • Nina West - Daughter
  • Jill Lear - Stepdaughter
  • Otto West Anderson - Father
  • Ngatokoruaimatauaia Frisbie Dawson - Ex-wife
  • Marcelle Tagand Lear - Wife
  • Moya Lear Tsatos - Stepdaughter
  • Jonelle West - Daughter
  • Perrin West - Son
  • Audrey V. Speer Anderson - Mother
  • Paul Flothow - Stepfather
  • College:
  • Whitman College, Seattle, WA (BA in Literature, minor in Psychology, 1951); attended Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA

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