How old was Burgess Meredith in the movie Batman?

Burgess Meredith was 57 in Batman when he played the character 'The Penguin'.

That was over 57 years ago in 1966.

In 1997 he died aged 89, starring in 128 films in his career, 87 of those after Batman was first released. If he were alive today he would be 115.

How old do you think he looks in the movie?

In Batman, I think Burgess Meredith looks:

Did you know?

  • Director Leslie H. Martinson has worked with Burgess Meredith just once in his career.
  • Burgess Meredith's first movie was as 'Flop House Bum' in The Scoundrel, released in 1935 when he was 26
  • Batman scores 6.3 out of 10 on TMDB.

The cast of Batman

Burgess Meredith's other movies