Burt Ward is a famous American actor and activist. Ward is famous for his role of Robin in the most popular television series Batman started in 1966. He also appeared in the animated series of ‘The New Adventures of Batman’ in 1977, Legends of the Superheroes in 1979, Batman: Return of the Caped Crusaders in 2016 and Batman vs. Two-Face in 2017. Keep reading to know more about Burt Ward’s net worth in 2018.
Burt Ward Early Life
Burt Ward was born on July 6, 1945, in Los Angeles, California. His father served as the owner of Rhapsody which was a travelling ice show. He was also named in the magazine as the youngest ice skater. His hobbies are reading action comics as Superboy and Superman and love to watch Superman adventures. He was nicknamed as ‘Sparky’ for the energetic nature that he showed in the skates kicked. At the school time, he loves to participate in different sports activities such as track racing, football, wrestling, and chess. After completing his education, he joined hands with his father in his real estate company as a part-time work.
Burt Ward Career, Awards and Achievements
Ward started his career at the age of 19 and appeared in the audition for the role of Robin. After, he and West were selected for the roles of Batman and Robin. In this series, he usually did some stunts which are dangerous. Later, all the stunts are performed by a stunt double and also reveal that he didn’t get too much price for his roles other than acting.
When the series was reached to the height, he also released various tracks while working in the Frank Zappa production. In 1966, he has released two of his famous albums includes Orange Colored Sky and Boy Wonder, I Love You. Later, he also released other albums such as Autumn Love and Teenage Bill of Rights which wasn’t released till now.
From the starting of the series, he received a minimum amount of $350 for a week and later, he received the money up to $600 in a week. He earned a great earning from the series and the season goes till the total of 120 episodes. The series was managed by ABC and later NBC has picked up for the last fourth season but cannot gets as successful as the set of the shoot was destroyed and the offer was rejected. After, he released the Batman: The Movie in the 20th century.
In 1985, he begins his career in the DC Comics and worked for different television series across 40. Moreover, he also appeared on Batman series in MTV and pursued his career in the television serials.
Awards and Achievements
Ward has achieved several achievements in his career. He was honored with the Fifty Who Made DC Great in the 50th anniversary of DC Comics for making a tremendous role in the Batman series. Later, he also reveals in his biography about his time spend while playing Robin’s role in Batman series. He has worked several years with Adam West in his entire career.
Net Worth of Burt Ward
Burt Ward is an American television personality who has a net worth of about $25 million. He started his earning from the Batman series and got $350 in a week. Later, he earned $600 per week in that series only. He was best known for his Robin role in the series and has made several stunts at the time of the shooting. Moreover, he has earned in different series and DC Comics after leaving Batman series.
Ward is a senior actor who stayed in the heart of the people since 90s. He has made a good start in his career with the minimum pay but manages entertaining others in that field only. Later, he appeared mostly in the Batman series and becomes a great personality which is known by everyone.