Eartha Kitt as Catwoman

Eartha Kitt as Catwoman, Batman TV show, 1967-1968

Yvonne Craig in a publicity photo for Batman c. 1967


There’s more to the story!

Bat Jaws poster by MOM!C. My GIFs from Batman (1966)

Julie Newmar as Catwoman on the Batman TV series 1966-1967

Julie Newmar as Catwoman on the Batman T.V. show 1966-1967


remember when batman was a mermaid, because he was, he so was

Batman v1 #53 - “Batman Under the Sea!”

written by Bill Finger

art by Jim Mooney

"She was a cat woman before we ever cast her as Catwoman. She had a cat-like style. Her eyes were cat-like and her singing was like a meow." 

Producer Charles FitzSimons about executive producer Bill Dozier’s selection of Eartha Kitt as Catwoman (x)

Eartha Kitt as Catwoman on the Batman TV series c. 1967

Batman- Surf’s Up! Joker’s Under! (1967)

Yvonne Craig as Batgirl on The Batman TV series, 1960s

"After the first show I adopted two kittens so that I could better understand the behaviors of a cat. They belonged to Gypsy Rose Lee’s sister June Havoc. She lived next door to the Actor’s Studio where I was studying at the time."

Julie Newmar on her preparation for the role of Catwoman (via)