LYLE WAGGONER, TV’s Steve Trevor and Batman Runner-Up, Dead at 84

The Carol Burnett Show alum was a longtime fan favorite…

Lyle Waggoner, the suavely handsome actor best known for his role as Steve Trevor on Wonder Woman and as a member of Carol Burnett’s comedic ensemble, has died at the age of 84, according to reports.

And, of course, Waggoner also screen-tested as Batman for the 1966 TV show:

Waggoner and Peter Deyell as Robin

Click here for The Hollywood Reporter’s coverage.


— 13 Things You Might Not Know About BATMAN ’66. Click here.

— The Weird Wonder of WONDER WOMAN’s First Movie. Click here.

Author: Dan Greenfield

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  1. Very sad. I always thought he made a better looking Batman. He LOOKS more like the Bruce Wayne and Batman of the comics. But as far as acting goes I think Adam West was the better choice for the campy type of show it was especially.

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