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Batman: Return of the Caped Crusaders Adam West

Adam West, TVs Batman 1928-2017

by Dan Collinson June 12, 2017
The Hollywood Reporter reported that actor Adam West has died from leukemia on Friday in his home in Los Angeles. He was 88. West was best known to TV audiences as the Caped Crusader on Batman in 1966 along with Burt Ward in the role of Robin. The show aired for three seasons. He also […]
Powers Boothe

Powers Boothe, Actor, 1948 – 2017

by Dan Collinson May 15, 2017
Superhero Hype has reported that actor Powers Boothe passed away on Sunday in his sleep from natural causes. He was 68. Boothe’s credits include the TV shows Phillip Marlowe, Private Eye, Deadwood, 24, Nashville, Hatfields & McCoys, and Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.. His film credits include Red Dawn, Tombstone, Nixon, The Avengers, and was best […]

Batman & Harley Quinn

“Big Bang Theory” Star to Voice Harley Quinn in “Batman & Harley Quinn”

by Dan Collinson April 5, 2017
Collider reports that The Big Bang Theory star Melissa Rauch will voice the Joker’s main squeeze Harley Quinn in the new upcoming DC Animated Movie Batman and Harley Quinn. The new animated film will return to the style of the classic DC Animated Universe. Bruce Timm will serve as executive producer. In the new film, […]
Bernie Wrightson

Bernie Wrightson, Co-Creator of Swamp Thing 1948-2017

by Dan Collinson March 20, 2017
Entertainment Weekly reports that artist Bernie Wrightson passed away on Saturday from his long battle with brain cancer, according to an announcement his wife gave on his website. He was 68. Wrightson, along with writer Len Wein, co-created the DC Comics character Swamp Thing in House of Secrets #92. A year later, the two worked […]

Teen Titans: The Judas Contract

Cast Confirmed for “Teen Titans: The Judas Contract”

by Dan Collinson February 8, 2017
Superhero Hype has confirmed the cast for the upcoming animated movie, Teen Titans: The Judas Contract. Christina Ricci will be Terra, the newest member of the Titans, with the late Miguel Ferrer playing the role of Deathstroke. Returning cast members include Sean Maher (Dick Grayson/Nightwing), Stuart Allan (Damian Wayne/Robin), Kari Wahlgren (Starfire), Jake T. Austin […]
Dick Gautier

Dick Gautier, Actor, 1931 – 2017

by Dan Collinson January 16, 2017
The Hollywood Reporter has reported that actor Dick Gautier died on Friday after a long illness. He was 85. Gautier achieved fame as playing Conrad Birdie in the original 1960 Broadway production of Bye, Bye Birdie. His performance earned him a Tony Award nomination. He was known to TV audiences as Hymie the Robot on […]

Debbie Reynolds, Actress, 1932 – 2016

by Dan Collinson December 29, 2016
The Hollywood Reporter reported that Oscar-nominated actress Debbie Reynolds died Wednesday at Cedar-Sinai Hospital from a stroke at the age of 84. Her passing comes one day after the death of her daughter, actress Carrie Fisher. Reynolds was best known for starring in films like Singin’ in the Rain, Tammy and the Bachelor (which earned […]
Carrie Fisher

Carrie Fisher, Princess Leia Actress, 1956 – 2016

by Dan Collinson December 29, 2016
The Hollywood Reporter reports that actress and author Carrie Fisher died on Tuesday from complications of a heart attack she suffered four days earlier on a flight from London to Los Angeles. She was 60. Ms. Fisher was the daughter of actress Debbie Reynolds and singer Eddie Fisher. The couple divorced when Carrie was two […]

Florence Henderson

Florence Henderson, Actress, 1934-2016

by Dan Collinson November 26, 2016
The Hollywood Reporter reports that actress Florence Henderson died on Thursday at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles from heart failure, she was 82. Henderson was known to TV audiences as Carol Brady on The Brady Bunch, and reprise the role in various Brady Bunch spin-offs and  TV movies. After The Brady Bunch was cancelled […]
C. Martin Croker

Clay Martin Croker, Voice of Zorak 1962-2016

by Dan Collinson September 19, 2016
Vulture reports that animator and voice actor Clay Martin Croker passed away on Sunday. He was 54. Croker was best known as the voice of Zorak and Moltar on Space Ghost Coast to Coast, a late night talk show based on the classic 60s cartoon that aired on Cartoon Network. He also reprised the Moltar […]