Ben Affleck Remembers Fellow Batman Adam West: He ‘Exemplified Heroism’

“Thank you for showing us all how it’s done,” star of “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” says

Last Updated: June 10, 2017 @ 2:10 PM

Tributes to the late Adam West keep trickling in on the day of the 88-year-old’s death.

This afternoon, Ben Affleck posted the following about his fellow Batman, who passed following a brief battle with leukemia:

Affleck played the DC Comics superhero in 2016’s “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice.” He’ll reprise the role in “The Batman” and a few “Justice League” movies.

Such remembrances of the late actor have been a-plenty today. Follow the “Also Read” link above to see how West’s Robin, Burt Ward, remembered his dear friend. And click here to read “Family Guy” creator Seth MacFarlane’s statement on his Quahog mayor’s passing.

Find more Hollywood reactions here.

West famously starred in the title role of TV’s “Batman” from 1966-1968.