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Full NameBurt Ward
First NameBurt
Last NameWard
Birth NameBert John Gervis jr.
ProfessionActor
NationalityAmerican
EthnicityWhite
Birth CityLos Angeles
Birth CountryUSA
Father NameBert Sr.
Mother NameMajorie Ward
Gender IdentityMale
Sexual Orientationstraight
HoroscopeCancer
Marital StatusMarried
SpouseTracy Posner
No Of Children2
Networth20000000
AwardsTV Land Anniversary,TV Land Favorite Crimestopper
FilmographyBatman vs. Two-Face - Robin/Dick Grayson,Star Quest
EducationUniversity of California, Beverly Hills High School
Height173 cm
Networth$20 M
Wiki Profile
Date of BirthJuly 6,1945
Age74 years
Married Date1990

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. 

Burt Ward, The first Robin
Burt plying Robin

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. 

The movie was a milestone in the superhero genre, and gave rise to countless future batman movies that starred actors such as George Clooney and as the most recent, Robert Pattinson.

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.

The 44.2 million original batmobile
The first batmobile

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. 

Burt in the Ellen Show, showing his rescue dogs
Burt in the Ellen Show

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. 

Relationships

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). 

Burt Ward and his wife Tracy Posner
Burt Ward and his wife Tracy Posner

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.

Updated On Tue Aug 20 2019 Published On Tue Aug 20 2019 By Sparsh

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