Los Angeles pays tribute to Batman star Adam West

Los Angeles pays tribute to Batman star Adam West

Los Angeles pays tribute to Batman star Adam West

"We don't gather on these steps very often at night", Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti told a crowd of thousands that gathered in downtown Los Angeles, many of whom were wearing Batman-related imagery, "but when we do, it is for a solemn and holy objective".

There was a seriously impressive dedication to fancy dress from the crowd of fans who cheered the LA mayor and police chief, who they joked resembled Chief O'Hara from the ABC television series, as he lit up Los Angeles City Hall.

Tributes were also paid by Burt Ward, who played Batman's sidekick Robin alongside West.

Talks begin over British divorce from European Union
They have also called for a final trade deal that will allow tariff-free goods to be traded between the United Kingdom and the EU. Such firms sold 7.3 billion euros ($8.2 billion) worth of goods to customers in Britain a year ago , their fourth-biggest market.

Celebrities and fans showed an outpouring of support following West's passing, with everyone from current Batman actor Ben Affleck to "Family Guy" creator Seth MacFarlane paying tribute.

The iconic Bat-signal, used to alert the Dark Knight to trouble in Gotham City, will soon shine in the City of Angels, when the mayor and police chief project it onto City Hall's tower.

Amid original Batmobiles and a crowd that numbered in the hundreds (many of whom were in costume), Mayor Garcetti flipped the switch to light up the bat signal.

Grenfell Tower Fire Victim Count Increases, Police Investigate Possible Crimes
Hundreds have been left homeless by the blaze, putting more pressure on officials in a city plagued by a chronic housing shortage. One of them told reporters they spoken to the Prime Minister for two and a half hours about their demands and what they expected.

Edith Recinos, of El Monte, Calif., dressed at the Joker, attends a tribute to "Batman" star Adam West that includes lighting a Bat-signal at City Hall on Thursday, June 15, 2017, in Los Angeles. West was most known for his role in the 1960s Batman television series, where his movements were marked with the iconic 'Wham!' and 'Pow!' graphics, as well as his tongue-in-cheek humor.

Adam West is beloved for his role as the campy 1960s Batman.

Adam West was born in 1928 in Walla Walla, Washington, US. Eastern. The New York Daily News reported that Fox had originally meant to air a different rerun of Family Guy, before making the switch in honor of West. It also spawned a "Batman" feature film in 1966.

Federation Internationale de Football Association satisfied with attendance at Confederations Cup games in Russia
Football fans shone with excitement as the Russian team won the opening match of the Confederations Cup against New Zealand . Russia , a record low 63rd in FIFA's world rankings, face Portugal on Wednesday while New Zealand play Mexico the same day.

He wrote: "Family Guy has lost its mayor, and I have lost a friend".

Related news