Tag: Yvonne Craig


by Daniel Pickett
August 24, 2015
VI66BatBatman Vinyl Idolz: 1960’s Batman Holy vinyl awesomeness, Batman! The Caped Crusader and Boy Wonder are coming up next in our Vinyl Idolz line! Batman & Robin, in all their campy glory, are ready to put their bat-gadgets to good use in their fight to protect Gotham! The Dynamic Duo is joined by the dazzling Batgirl, who refuses to…


by Daniel Pickett
August 22, 2015
FTC66BatEEWave5 Every Friday the gang at Figures Toy Company announce some new line or product.  This week’s announcement is bittersweet –   This past week, Yvonne Craig, best known for her portrayal of Batgirl, passed away. We are proud to say that just one week ago, she was able to see and approve the upcoming retro…


by Daniel Pickett
August 18, 2015
YvonneC1 We here at AFi are saddened by the news tonight of the passing of Yvonne Craig, TV’s original Batgirl(as well as many other memorable roles).    Yvonne’s official website broke the news to the public today:   Yvonne Craig passed away at her home in Pacific Palisades, surrounded by her immediate family and comforted by Hospice…


by Daniel Pickett
October 11, 2013
66Bat2PkClimbArnold1 A few weeks back I wrote a story here about running into some of the Mattel staff and them telling me to pass on that their Classic TV 1966 Batman line was not ending after the Catwoman figure, but would still live on (you can read that original story here).   The main thrust of…


by Daniel Pickett
October 1, 2013
66YCBatgirl This past week on her official website, actress Yvonne Craig announced that she had reached an agreement with Warner Brothers on the rights to use her likeness for future 1966 Batman merchandise.   Hey Bat Fans! To all of you who’ve been asking: I’m pleased to announce that I’ve just signed a licensing agreement with…