Facts of Burt Ward Networth
|Full Name||Burt Ward|
|Birth Name||Bert John Gervis jr.|
|Birth City||Los Angeles|
|Father Name||Bert Sr.|
|Mother Name||Majorie Ward|
|No Of Children||2|
|Awards||TV Land Anniversary,TV Land Favorite Crimestopper|
|Filmography||Batman vs. Two-Face - Robin/Dick Grayson,Star Quest|
|Education||University of California, Beverly Hills High School|
|Date of Birth||July 6,1945|
What Is The Net Worth Of Burt Ward?
Burt Ward is an American actor and activist with a net worth of $20 million. He is best known for portraying the role of Robin, the sidekick of Batman in the Television series Batman from 1966 to 1968.
He also played the same character in Batman's theatrical release, the 1977 animated series and two animated featured films.
Net Worth Details: Batman and Books
Burt, at the age of 19, auditioned for the role of Robin. Adam West and Ward were chosen for the roles for Batman and Robin, against Lyle Waggoner and Peter Deyell.
Ward was required to perform many of his own stunts filming the first batman series. This was a cost saving strategy by the production, and he later found out that he was being paid minimum wage for an actor.
His remuneration only amounted to $350 per week in the first shooting stages, later increasing to $600, which eventually added up to his net worth.
The series only lasted 120 episodes due to high production cost, but their roles were reprised in the 20th Century Fox film Batman: The Movie on July 30, 1966. It was the first adaptation of batman in a featured film and raised a box office collection of $1.7 million in that time.
After the batman movies, he found it difficult to get any other roles. He collaborated with West on many latter TV works including The New Adventures of Batman in 1977 and Legend of The Superheroes in 1979.
His latest appearances were as voice roles in animated featured films Batman: Return of the Caped Crusaders and Batman vs Two-face in 2016 and 2017 respectively.
He has written two books that detail his life Boy Wonder: My Life in Tights and Boy Wonder: 12.
Burt Ward's Assets: His House And Cars
The actor lives in Norco, California, in a private mansion surrounded by trees and an artificial island.
His car details are not known, but the car in the first Batman movie is synonymous with him and Adam West. The car was a Lincoln Futura, that was recently sold for $4.2 million in auction.
Charity And endorsements
Ward and his wife Tracy founded a charitable organization named gentle Giants Rescue and Adoptions, Inc. which rescues giant dog breeds along with some smaller dogs.
Their work has been featured in such outlets as People magazine, ASPCA animal watch, Hard Copy, Inside edition and Entertainment Tonight.
He was also seen in an episode of Animal Planet's Adoption Tales and Ellen DeGeneres' show The Ellen DeGeneres Show, where he said that his organization has rescued over 1500 dogs so far.
The Personal Life Of Burt Ward
Burt was born Bert John Gervis Jr. on July 6, 1945, in Los Angeles, Caliornia to parents Bert Sr. and Majorie Ward. Growing up, he was an avid comic book reader and admirer of superhero movies such as Adventures of Superman, Superman and Superboy.
He excelled in high school in sport activities, hence earning the nickname "sparky". After high school, he enrolled in college, while working part time for his father's real estate company.
Ward was first married to Bonney Lindsey on July 19, 1965 and had a daughter, Lisa Ann Ward in 1966.
The two separated in 1967. He was briefly married to Kathy Kersh for a couple years (1967-1969).
Ward married Tracy Posner in 1990 and the two have been together ever since. Their daughter Melody Lane Ward was born on February 16, 1991.
Age & Height
Burt is 74 years old and stands 173 cm or 5 feet 8 inches.