Burt Ward

American actor and activist Burt Ward is the original boy wonder Robin, appearing in many TV and film
outings of the Batman franchise. A true boy wonder growing up, he was an all-around athlete, sharp
intellect, and the world’s fastest reader. Batman was an overnight sensation that started his long,
prolific acting career filled with much recognition and acclaim. In 1994, Burt and his wife created Gentle
Giants Rescue and Adoptions, now the largest giant breed dog rescue in the world.