Adam West was an actor from the United States of America. He gained a lot of popularity for playing Batman character in the 1960s, and his last work was released in the same year he died, 2017. Let’s find out how much is Adam West’s net worth.
William West Anderson was born on September 19, 1928, in Walla Walla, Washington, United States. His father, Otto West Anderson died in 1984, and his mother Audrey V. Speer was a musician, but she also died in 1969. Adam’s parents got divorced, and he lived with his mother in Seattle. His brother name is John West Anderson.
Adam West spent most of his youth days in Washington. He studied at Walla Walla High School, and Lakeside School. Adam West graduated from Whitman College with a bachelor’s degree in literature and a minor in psychology.
Adam West was married 3 times and divorced twice. His first marriage was in 1950 to Billie Lou Yeager, and they got divorced in 1956. His second marriage was to Frisbie Dawson from 1957-1962. Adam and Frisbie gave birth to 1 son and 1 daughter, Hunter Anderson, and Jonelle S. Anderson.
Adam West married Marcelle Tagand Lear in 1970, and they remained together until Adam’s death. Adam and Marcelle gave birth to 1 daughter and 1 son, actress Nina West and Perrin West.
On June 9, 2017, in Los Angeles, California, Leukemia was the reason behind Adam West’s death.
Adam West served with the United States Army, where he was the announcer of the American Forces Network TV. Then, he traveled to Hawaii to get his career into the TV industry, where worked in a show called El Kini Popo Show, and then he moved to Hollywood.
Adam West had several appearances during that time, but the 1959 movie, The Young Philadelphians is considered as an important step for his career. From 1960-1961, he had a great appearance in a crime action series titled The Detectives. Adam West’s breakthrough success career was in the popular character action adventure series titled Batman, which he also worked on other versions of the same character such as the animated cartoon The New Adventures of Batman, a short animated movie titled Batman: New Times, and an animated movie titled Batman: Return of the Caped Crusaders.
Adam West’s most recent appearances were in SpongeBob SquarePants, Funny or Die Presents…, Grand Theft Auto V video game, FanAddicts!, and The Big Bang Theory.
Adam West’s 2017 appearances including an action comedy series titled Powerless, animated adventure series Penn Zero: Part-Time Hero, animated action movie Batman vs. Two-Face, and the popular animated series Family Guy, which he’s been appearing on since a while.
Awards & Achievements
Adam West received great award winnings and nominations. Below, you will find a list of Adam West’s award winnings.
– TV Land Favorite Crimestopper Duo Award (Batman).
– TV Land Favorite Crimestoppers Award (Batman).
– TV Land Anniversary Award (Batman).
– Star on the Walk of Fame.
– NAVGTR Award for Voice Performance (XIII).
Net Worth of Adam West
Adam West had an estimated net worth of more than $7 million. He made his fortune from the great acting roles in TV movies, series, and video games he appeared on. Adam West was one of the first actors who played the popular fictional superhero character, Batman. His last appearance was in 2017, in the Family Guy series, and others.
Adam West was one of the first actors who played Batman character in TV movies and series. He worked in several animated movies and series during his last career days. Adam West’s 3rd wife, Marcelle Tagand Lear, remained with him until his death.
Adam West, May Your Soul Rest In Peace.