Julie Newmar as Catwoman on the Batman TV series 1966-1967
Julie Newmar as Catwoman on the Batman T.V. show 1966-1967
"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
"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
Hear Me Roar (via)
Batman #392 (1986) (via)