He was aged 88.
According to his family spokesperson, he died
His tongue-in-cheek portrayal of Batman and the
superhero’s alter ego Bruce Wayne won a cult following.
He later struggled to find big acting roles, but won a
new generation of fans in more recent times after
joining the cast of Family Guy.
First appearing in season two in 2002, he voiced
Quahog’s eccentric Mayor Adam West, described by
series creator Seth MacFarlane as an “alternate
universe”, satirised version of the actor.