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Burt Ward was the most handsome actor to ever play a costumed hero

He was my first real celebrity crush. Such a hottie.

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by Anonymousreply 14006/28/2020

He was handsome for about 15 minutes. He was also a major asshole. But yes, as Robin he was very cut.

by Anonymousreply 104/02/2020

Nimble.

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by Anonymousreply 204/02/2020

Very cute. Great in the role.

But to be that young and get that much fame so quickly has got to fuck with your head.

by Anonymousreply 304/02/2020

We’ve all heard the rumors of him being hung. Just how big was it?

by Anonymousreply 404/02/2020

He likes to claim that he's hung. Which means he's probably about 2 inches, max.

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by Anonymousreply 904/02/2020

Burt Ward used to run a great dane rescue org. I don't know if he still does but I love him for that.

by Anonymousreply 1004/02/2020

Cute!

by Anonymousreply 1104/02/2020

He was pretty back in the day, but I've have run him over and never slowed down if he were blocking my view of Van Williams.

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by Anonymousreply 1304/02/2020

There are stories about him hooking up with guys...

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by Anonymousreply 1404/02/2020

Although I was not born when the show aired, I have seen it when I was young and fuck me, he probably gave me my first boner. Sexy asf.

by Anonymousreply 1504/02/2020

I enjoyed reading this.

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by Anonymousreply 1604/02/2020

Could have sworn I just posted that, [R16].

by Anonymousreply 1704/02/2020

I heard that the studio made him take potassium nitrate, which is rumored to shrink your phallus for a few hours. This because his junk was bulging out of his tights in a most outrageous manner.

by Anonymousreply 1804/02/2020

R14, I found mine after looking around in your link.

by Anonymousreply 1904/02/2020

I hardly ever even noticed Burt Ward when Adam West was always standing right next to him.

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by Anonymousreply 2004/02/2020

He was only cute with the Robin mask on. Without it, he was okay. Nothing special.

by Anonymousreply 2104/02/2020

That audition at R2 turns me the fuck on. It's so erotic. He's so earnest, and looks so cute, and wants the part so bad, and I'm so happy he got it! He was a luscious young man. My, what a homoerotic show.

by Anonymousreply 2204/02/2020

There was a thread a while back about mainstream movies and TV with bondage.

Burt Ward tied up made at least a dozen appearances.

by Anonymousreply 2304/02/2020

^

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by Anonymousreply 2404/02/2020

AHEM

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by Anonymousreply 2504/02/2020

Not much of an actor, which probably helped the camp aspect of the show. Got a big head about himself. Unemployable after Batman ended. Got old and ugly but apparently gained some humility.

The hook-up store is just ridiculous. I suspect Cesar Romero was more discreet.

by Anonymousreply 2604/02/2020

Butch? Discreet? No, he loved to tell stories!

by Anonymousreply 2704/02/2020

Who is that in the photo at r16?

by Anonymousreply 2804/02/2020

No, Benna Flick is hotter

by Anonymousreply 2904/02/2020

I agree with R22.

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by Anonymousreply 3104/03/2020

[quote]I hardly ever even noticed Burt Ward when Adam West was always standing right next to him.

Speaking of Adam West . . .

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by Anonymousreply 3204/03/2020

Young Burt was all about the pussy.

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by Anonymousreply 3504/03/2020

For the West heads.

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by Anonymousreply 3704/03/2020

During the "Batman" years, Burt was married to the daughter of Mort Lindsey, Judy's longtime conductor and Merv Griffin's, as well.

by Anonymousreply 3804/03/2020

There's one picture in particular of him in a car with West. They're dressed as Batman and Robin. Robin's in the foreground, and he's got this sultry look, and the lips look luscious! I'll post it if I find it.

by Anonymousreply 3904/03/2020

Or maybe I'm just remembering this pic. Kissable! There is another pic of him in a car though.

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by Anonymousreply 4104/03/2020

I vaguely remember having a crush on him as a kid. Also, the boy who played Nick Szalinski in Honey, I Blew Up the Kid.

by Anonymousreply 4204/03/2020

I think I found it! He looks so hot here! Love that lean torso, and those lips! I think I remember seeing this picture in color, but maybe I'm conflating this picture and the other one I posted.

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by Anonymousreply 4304/03/2020

[quote]Also, the boy who played Nick Szalinski in Honey, I Blew Up the Kid.

ME TOOOOOOOOO! Robert Oliveri! Remember his love interest: KERI RUSSELL?!?!?

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by Anonymousreply 4404/03/2020

all tied up

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by Anonymousreply 4504/03/2020

Yum.

by Anonymousreply 4604/03/2020

Adam and Burt, later years.

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by Anonymousreply 4704/03/2020

R47, nobody needs to see that Robin became the Penguin. Back to the twink pics please!

by Anonymousreply 4804/03/2020

What would you call the Dynamic Duo if they got run over by a steam roller?

Flatman and Ribbon

by Anonymousreply 4904/03/2020

[quote]Back to the twink pics please!

Hahaha! That's what makes searching for Burt Ward pictures tricky. I'll be turned on one result then off the next.

by Anonymousreply 5004/03/2020

What if Burt had played Romeo in Zeffirelli’s film and showed his twink ass? How would his career have been different?

by Anonymousreply 5104/03/2020

could this look any gayer?

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by Anonymousreply 5204/03/2020

Check out this glorious bulge.

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by Anonymousreply 5304/03/2020

How did he support himself after Batman ended?

by Anonymousreply 5404/03/2020

R53 Not bad!

R54 On my dick!

by Anonymousreply 5504/03/2020

Looks like he would need compression shorts to support himself?

by Anonymousreply 5604/03/2020

Robin wasn't the only one who looks like he would need compression shorts.

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by Anonymousreply 5704/03/2020

Robin looks [italic]ready[/italic].

by Anonymousreply 5804/03/2020

Buttman and Throbbin’.

by Anonymousreply 5904/03/2020

I LOVE THROBBIN!!!!

by Anonymousreply 6004/03/2020

I remember having it bad for the Riddler when I was a kid. I obviously thought Batman and Robin were sexy as fuck, but a Riddler episode? Fuuuuuck.

by Anonymousreply 6104/03/2020

striking a pose?

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by Anonymousreply 6204/03/2020

R62 Aww, look at the way that smirk forms. He knew he was desired.

by Anonymousreply 6304/03/2020

His memoir was pure sleaze. I flipped through it in a used bookstore; there was some passage about a sexual experience he had with EIGHT prostitutes, all at the same time. He really went off the top going on about how desirable he was to women. I'm sure he got some during the Batman days but I doubt he was much sought after when it ended. Batman...that was his entire career.

by Anonymousreply 6404/03/2020

Don't forget nostalgia tours and autograph shows!

by Anonymousreply 6504/03/2020

He really was a sexy imp, r62.

Luxuriate while it lasts, Burt Ward 1966.

by Anonymousreply 6604/03/2020

But what a sexy little moment in the sun he had. If only he had done a nude scene.

by Anonymousreply 6704/03/2020

It's always surprising to consider he went to Harvard for his undergraduate degree.

by Anonymousreply 6804/03/2020

Burt Ward was very handsome in his prime, but he had began losing his looks by age 30, especially when he began packing on the pounds.

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by Anonymousreply 6904/03/2020

HOLY SHOWCASE!

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by Anonymousreply 7004/03/2020

Noble!

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by Anonymousreply 7104/03/2020

More please!

by Anonymousreply 7204/03/2020

He had a touch of Tom Cruise's looks, voice, and manner.

by Anonymousreply 7304/03/2020

Definitely some Cruise in there. Do we think Cruise could have played Robin when he was young? Coulda been HOT. Who'da been his Batman?

by Anonymousreply 7404/03/2020

A young (early 80s) Tom Cruise would've been very good as Robin.

by Anonymousreply 7504/03/2020

He was hot as Robin, but hotter as preppy Dick Grayson, Bruce Wayne’s boy toy.

by Anonymousreply 7604/03/2020

He had aidsface and gayface before that became a big thing in the '80s.

by Anonymousreply 7704/03/2020

He failed to make that leap from TV superhero sidekick to Academy Award nominated movie star, a feat few can achieve.

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by Anonymousreply 7804/03/2020

David Hassselhoff as an early 80s TV Batman to Tom Cruise's Robin

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by Anonymousreply 7904/03/2020

Please let us not have this in here.

by Anonymousreply 8004/04/2020

How dare you sir. that buge is an outrage! That bulge

by Anonymousreply 8104/04/2020

He was no Don Grady.

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by Anonymousreply 8204/04/2020

Burt Ward as Batman’s ward.

by Anonymousreply 8304/04/2020

Since I was a very young gayling I've always been partial to masculine full fledged men. He never did a thing for my loins, even as a kid watching the show. He never got out of the cherry boy look during his career. And then old age and 250 extra pounds took that from him too.

by Anonymousreply 8404/04/2020

Like the pic in R57, Robin doesn't look too unhappy being (barely) strapped to a table. . .

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by Anonymousreply 8504/04/2020

So cute.

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by Anonymousreply 8704/04/2020

R57 That’s hot.

by Anonymousreply 8804/04/2020

He is NOT amused!

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by Anonymousreply 9004/04/2020

in a leather jacket

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by Anonymousreply 9104/04/2020

Some of these pics are promo shots for gay porn. I'm thinking R85 and R89 especially. Love his lips!

The leather jacket makes him look like child in R91.

Guys, could you imagine Miles Heizer as Robin? His boyfriend should dress up as Batman.

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by Anonymousreply 9204/04/2020

He went from being a pretty boy to looking like Merv Griffin's fat kid brother.

by Anonymousreply 9304/04/2020

Alec Baldwin for 1980s Batman.

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by Anonymousreply 9404/04/2020

R93 ouch! Weight really is everything, isn't it.

There was an episode where the Mad Hatter had Robin hostage; he was tied up and gagged and on a porcelain horse.

It was the most homo moment of Batman that I can recall.

by Anonymousreply 9504/04/2020

Here ya go R95 . . .

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by Anonymousreply 9604/04/2020

R96 I definitely felt something in my undercarriage. Straddle me, Robin!

by Anonymousreply 9704/04/2020

Here he doesn't even try to look butch:

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by Anonymousreply 9804/04/2020

It's because he knew what his allure was, and he was selling it. The whole aw shucks demeanor was a fucking put on for the family crowd, but the boy was pheromoning.

by Anonymousreply 9904/04/2020

R98, I think that's Burt pretending to be Molly (Jill St. John) pretending to be Robin.

So...he was a good actor.

by Anonymousreply 10004/04/2020

I feel like everyone on that show required egolessness, because it's absurd the camp they had to pull off. God bless 'em!

by Anonymousreply 10104/04/2020

covering their crotches

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by Anonymousreply 10204/04/2020

He didn't need $$ in later years. His wife is ONE RICH BITCH!

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by Anonymousreply 10304/04/2020

He and his wife ran a giant dog rescue and adoption service on their property in God forsaken Norco, Ca.. It is now closed and apparently for good reason. It and the Wards had terrible reviews. From the reviews I get the feeling Burt & Tracy are very rich lowbrow deadbeats who will do anything to get out of taking care of their responsibilities.

I'm just amazed a couple reportedly worth $120 million would choose to live out there in that horrible area. They have this gigantic house with a pool that probably cost over a million dollars and all around them are nothing but cracker box houses on dusty dirt lots.

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by Anonymousreply 10404/04/2020

R99, Joshua Morrow told a story when he first got on Y&R, Jeanne Cooper went up to him, looked him up and down and said, 'Oh, the girls are going to love you...' then she added in a stern loving way, 'Don't be stupid.'

I can't imagine what it'd be like to have that allure when you can just sleep with anyone.

by Anonymousreply 10504/04/2020

He was very cute and seemed very skinny in those tights.

by Anonymousreply 10604/04/2020

Wow, those reviews of their dog rescue at r104 are fucking scathing.

If they've got so much money, why did they get involved in such a shady operation?

by Anonymousreply 10704/04/2020

He looks like Jackie Gleason now.

by Anonymousreply 10806/15/2020

The penis is mightier than the sword.

by Anonymousreply 10906/23/2020

R108, Jackie Gleason is dead in a swamp in Florida. What are you gettin g at?

by Anonymousreply 11006/23/2020

R110, one of his grandsons is still alive, if you catch my drift.

by Anonymousreply 11106/23/2020

R73 ... and height.

by Anonymousreply 11206/23/2020

Adam West was hot. Burt Ward had chicken legs. Some of you only care about a pretty face. How did it age?

by Anonymousreply 11306/23/2020

He was ordinary looking at best.

Looked like a fat republican politician by the time he hit middle age.

by Anonymousreply 11406/23/2020

Burt is such a manly name.

by Anonymousreply 11506/24/2020

It’s good they put that R on his costume. Helps with introductions.

by Anonymousreply 11606/24/2020

He would rock a caftan:

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by Anonymousreply 11706/24/2020

His wife sounds nuts.

"My family adopted a borzoi from them recently after telling Tracy we wanted a mellow dog who was good with children. i really believe Tracy has aspergers ( she has every symptom) and so she knows all her dogs in that obsessive aspergers way but lacks any understanding of emotional issues they may have and also has no social skills with the families required to wait for hours in the cold very smelly yard while she brings out the possible dogs to adopt. We took a beautiful dog home after they neutered her (bizarre that their dogs are not neutered since they roam freely together). the dog was TERRIFIED of children and us and a leash since they do not walk their dogs or train them and they have almost no staff working with them."

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by Anonymousreply 11806/24/2020

He was pretty but he was a skinny little thing.

by Anonymousreply 11906/24/2020

Batman was so homoerotic. I was obsessed with the episode where Batman was drugged and could be manipulated into doing anything. At 13, I thought I had found the solution to having sex with the football captain I was so horny for.

Interesting he married a rich woman and became a trophy husband. Good for him.

by Anonymousreply 12006/24/2020

I read his memoir. It was poorly written. Part hetero escapades, part braggadocio . He claims to have been up for the lead in The Graduate but the Batman show wouldn't allow it.

This review on Amazon about sums it up.

"Published by a company that Burt Ward owns (with good cause... no one in their right mind would touch this), Burt tells us how he was an honor role student, best chess player in his school, and speed reads 30,000 words a minute. He later describes how he was Bruce Lee's equal in the martial arts and how the nasty Batman producers kept him from playing the title role in The Graduate, leaving the role open for Dustin Hoffman. What he does not tell us is how such a great actor as he seems to feel that he is, spent the next thirty years making a living shaking hands at car lots. He does tell us that he got laid a lot. Not as much detail is spent discussing the un-named compainons though as tales as to how large his organ is, and how many orgasms he was able to bring them to on a regular basis. Funny thing about the book. He never discusses any friends. Upon reading the book it is apparent as to why. It is hard to imagine him having any."

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by Anonymousreply 12106/24/2020

Cesar Romero was the hottest Batman actor and he aged much better.

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by Anonymousreply 12206/24/2020

I always liked the scenes with Bruce and Dick in Wayne Manor, snuggled up by the fireplace.

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by Anonymousreply 12306/24/2020

The Batman show helped make me the freak I am.

Remember playing Batman with my female cousins, them tying my hands together with yarn hair ribbons and me complaining, "Tie me tighter! I can still get out!"

by Anonymousreply 12406/24/2020

This Conan interview is so cringy.

Burt Ward throws Adam West under the bus and trash talks about his father-in-law.

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[quote] Definitely some Cruise in there. Do we think Cruise could have played Robin when he was young?

I think he would have been better cast as Batgirl, or as Marsha, Queen of Diamonds.

by Anonymousreply 12606/24/2020

Meh. This gayling tuned in for one reason and one reason only!

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by Anonymousreply 12706/24/2020

I'm becoming the Burt Ward Troll. I can't stop digging up dirt on this pompous ass!

Conan O' Brien played a prank on him at Harvard.

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by Anonymousreply 12806/25/2020

R95 and R96.. robin on a horse statue was indeed HOMOEROTIC! i mean think about how they had to tie him up and then put him (the bad guys) on that horse! never mind, a life size horse just had to be in that ceramic shop too! lol!....robin (burt ward) even humps that ceramic horse as he is trying to get loose and sees batman get out of his own plaster trap...

every episode though was homoerotic and kinky when you think about it! if only instead of adam west, they had got someone like clint walker! steve reeves! mike henry! cal bolder! reg park! in that costume! and in those kinky erotic homoerotic situations with twink robin! talk about smoke coming out of the tv and a show that literally gave men and youngsters whack off material for the rest of their lives! lol!....

by Anonymousreply 12906/25/2020

If he was well hung they must have taped that thing down with duct tape because he never once showed the slightest hint of sizemeat.

by Anonymousreply 13006/25/2020

there are actually a few episodes where burt ward as robin is actually groped whether on purpose or accident...

a particular catwoman episode with julie newmar..

the 2nd episode of the 2 parts of black widow with tallulah bankhead

a episode of the mad matter with david wayne...

other episodes (the joker episode "surf's up") where he did show bulge as did adam west... also the riddler episode where both he and west are tied up on those rotating wheels, both ward and west ESPECIALLY west are majorly bulging...

and there was a particular homoerotic scene in the episode of the sandman with michael rennie (white powder blown in robins' face metaphor anyone! while he is held down by the tall sexy handsome masculine rennie/sandman and then brainwashed and led away and in control of by his new "daddy" the sandman who towers over him.....

by Anonymousreply 13106/25/2020

Was Dick Grayson the original Nestor?

by Anonymousreply 13206/25/2020

Burt Ward and Adam West in CALL ME BY YOUR NAME.

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"He 'hogged up' real good!!"

by Anonymousreply 13406/25/2020

Proves my point actors who play Batman and Robin must have sexy lips. That's the reason Michael Keaton did nothing for me. Chris O'Donnell was yum.

by Anonymousreply 13506/25/2020

He writes about going to a nudist resort with West. Nobody recognized them even with their clothes off?

by Anonymousreply 13606/26/2020

r36, I had that same t-shirt as a kid (without the "Adam" on it).

by Anonymousreply 13706/26/2020

Link, R136?

by Anonymousreply 13806/26/2020

I've commented on this before, but the episode in which the Mad Hatter has Robin tied and gagged to a big porcelain horse gave me a Bat-boner.

by Anonymousreply 13906/28/2020

Batman: "Robin! Hang tight, chum! I'll have you out of that gag and out of those ropes and off that horse in no time!"

Robin: "Um thanks, Batman."

Batman: "I've got the ropes. You can get down now."

Robin: "Okay. ....just need a minute."

Batman: "Do you need help down, chum?

Robin: "No. No. Just...I just need to stay here for a minute."

Batman: "What's wrong?"

Robin: "Nothing's wrong."

Batman: "Then come down, we have to get after the Mad..."

Robin: "I've got a HARD-ON, okay? Give me a minute! And DON"T tell Aunt Harriet about this."

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