Yvonne Craig in a publicity photo for Batman c. 1967
There’s more to the story!
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)
Eartha Kitt as Catwoman in Batman c. 1967
Villains of the 1966 Batman film
Taystee Bread DC Comics Batgirl sticker, 1978
Original costumes worn by Lynda Carter (Wonder Woman), Adam West (Batman), Yvonne Craig (Batgirl), Christopher Reeve (Superman), Michelle Pfeiffer (Catwoman) and Burt Ward (Robin). By Chip Kidd