Played by Burgess Meredith in the TV series and Danny DeVito in the movie version
â€œBatmanâ€ (1966-68) TV
â€œBatman Returnsâ€ (1992)
Batman (1966) a.k.a. Batman, the Movie & Batman Returns (1992)
Director: George Archainbaud. Also starred Mae Clark, Donald Cook & Guy Usher. Plot: The body of unscrupulous stockbroker Gerald Parker (Usher) suddenly appears in the penguin tank at the aquarium...
"TV Announcer: It's just gone eight o'clock and time for the penguin on top of your tv set to explode. [The penguin explodes...] Woman 1: How did he know that was going to happen? TV Announcer: It was an inspired guess."
1954; peaked at #8 on the Billboard chart; included in Rolling Stone magazine's "500 Greatest Songs of All Time"
1954 - inducted in 1998; included in Rolling Stone magazine's "500 Greatest Songs of All Time"