History Trivia / TheBatman

25th Apr '16 7:04:06 PM Anicomicgeek
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* ExecutiveMeddling:
** Some of the intellectual property from Batman was being used in multiple adaptations (all owned by the Warner Brothers, however). Not wanting to create conflict between different adaptations' interpretations of characters, some things were off-limits for the writing staff. Here are specific examples:

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* ExecutiveMeddling:
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ExecutiveMeddling: Some of the intellectual property from Batman was being used in multiple adaptations (all owned by the Warner Brothers, however). Not wanting to create conflict between different adaptations' interpretations of characters, some things were off-limits for the writing staff. Here are specific examples:



** All of the above is very ironic, considering the "Bat-Embargo" this series imposed onto ''JusticeLeagueUnlimited'' (another reason for the dislike ''The Batman'' gets).

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** All of the above is very ironic, considering the "Bat-Embargo" this series imposed onto ''JusticeLeagueUnlimited'' ''WEsternAnimation/JusticeLeagueUnlimited'' (another reason for the dislike ''The Batman'' gets).
20th Apr '16 4:32:06 AM TheOneWhoTropes
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* HeyItsThatVoice:
** Creator/RinoRomano is Batman.
** Creator/KevinConroy and Creator/MarkHamill show up in Robin's debut episode, appropriately enough voicing his father and Tony Zucco, the man who kills Dick Grayson's parents.
*** Also, a few other voice actors from the {{Franchise/DCAU}} came to ''reprise'' their roles (namely [[Creator/ClancyBrown Lex Luthor]], [[Creator/GeorgeNewbern Superman]], and [[Creator/DanaDelany Lois Lane]]).
** And the obligatory [[AdamWesting Adam West appearance]]... [[WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy as the mayor]] of Gotham.
** Frank Gorshin (The Riddler from [[Series/{{Batman}} the Adam West series]], RIP) voices, if you can believe it, Hugo Strange.
** The Riddler is voiced by Creator/RobertEnglund.
** Creator/TomKenny is the Penguin.
** SelfDemonstrating/TheJoker is voiced by Creator/KevinMichaelRichardson.
** Creator/BrandonRouth is Everywhere Man. And the blonde chick in that episode is [[{{Series/Smallville}} Chloe]].
** [[Film/SpyKids Juni Cortez's]] real-life twin is Robin while Juni Cortez himself was Wrath's Robin, Scorn.
*** Wrath himself is Series/{{Jake 20}}.
** Creator/MingNaWen is Ellen Yin.
** Ethan Bennett is [[Series/ThePractice Eugene]].
** Commissioner Gordon is [[Series/TheXFiles A.D. Walter Skinner]].
** Basil Karlo is [[Series/{{CSI}} Hodges]].
** Cluemaster is [[Film/{{Beetlejuice}} Otho]].
** Francis Grey is [[WesternAnimation/ABugsLife Flik]].
** Creator/JasonMarsden is Firefly.
** Mercy Graves is [[Series/DesperateHousewives Xiao Mei]], [[VideoGame/FinalFantasyX2 Paine]], and [[WesternAnimation/WolverineAndTheXMen Domino]].
** Creator/WillFriedle is Gearhead.
** Hawkman is Creator/RobertPatrick.
** Toymaker is voiced by Creator/PattonOswalt.
** Creator/RonPerlman ([[WesternAnimation/BatmanTheAnimatedSeries Clayface]], [[WesternAnimation/JusticeLeague Orion]], [[WesternAnimation/TeenTitans Slade]]) is Killer Croc and Rumor.
** Ragdoll, Killer Moth and D.A.V.E are all voiced by Creator/JeffBennett.
** Jimmy Olsen is [[WesternAnimation/AvatarTheLastAirbender Sokka]].
** Creator/EdwardJamesOlmos was the original voice actor for Chief Rojas.
** Nightwing is [[WesternAnimation/JusticeLeague Captain Marvel]], [[Series/{{Sliders}} Quinn Mallory]], and [[Series/CrossingJordan Woody Hoyt]].
** Music/GreyDeLisle is Robin's mother and Vulture of the Terrible Trio.
** Fox of the Terrible Trio is [[MarriedWithChildren Bud Bundy]].
** Lucius Fox is [[Film/AnOfficerAndAGentleman Emil Foley]]/[[Film/IronEagle Charles Sinclair]].
** Black Mask's original Number One and Shadow Thief are voiced by Creator/DiedrichBader.
** Creator/HyndenWalch is [[PlayingAgainstType Harley Quinn]].
** The Flash is [[Series/DiagnosisMurder Jesse Travis]] and [[WesternAnimation/SupermanTheAnimatedSeries another Flash]].
** Martian Manhunter is [[WesternAnimation/BikerMiceFromMars Modo]] and [[WesternAnimation/IronMan War Machine]].
** Mirror Master is [[Series/NightCourt Dan Fielding]].
** Dr. Langstrom is [[Series/AllyMcBeal John Cage]], [[WesternAnimation/JusticeLeague Chronos]], and [[WesternAnimation/TheSpectacularSpiderMan Doctor Octopus]].
** Poison Ivy is [[VideoGame/WarcraftIII Sylvanas Windrunner]].
** Sinestro is voiced by Creator/MiguelFerrer.
** Cash Tankenson, Ethan Bennett's temporary replacement, is voiced by Creator/PatrickWarburton.
** Mr. Freeze is voiced by Creator/ClancyBrown, who as noted above, also reprises the role of [[Franchise/{{DCAU}} Lex Luthor]].
** Creator/AlastairDuncan is Alfred.
** Creator/PeterStormare is Count Dracula.
** Creator/TaraStrong is Vicki Vale.
** Creator/GinaGershon is Catwoman.
** Creator/GeorgeNewbern, Dana Delany, and Creator/ClancyBrown [[RoleReprisal reprise]] their Franchise/{{DCAU}} roles of Franchise/{{Superman}}, ComicBook/LoisLane, and ComicBook/LexLuthor.
** In the Japanese dub of the series, Mr. Freeze is voiced by Creator/TesshoGenda, who played Batman in the Japanese dub of ''WesternAnimation/BatmanTheAnimatedSeries''.
** Batgirl is voiced by Creator/DanielleJudovits.
** Creator/RachaelMacFarlane is Blaze.
** Creator/LexLang is Metallo.
** Creator/JimCummings is Temblor.
** Creator/PhilLaMarr is Maxie Zeus.
** Creator/DanCastellaneta is the Ventriloquist and Scarface.
** Black Mask is [[WesternAnimation/Ben10AlienForce Vilgax]], [[Film/TransformersDarkOfTheMoon Sideswipe]], [[WesternAnimation/JusticeLeague Hawkman]] and [[Series/{{Dexter}} Harry Morgan]].
** Spellbinder is Creator/MichaelMassee.
** Solomon Grundy is Creator/KevinGrevioux.
** Creator/GregEllis is Count Vertigo.
** Prank is [[Anime/DigimonAdventure Matt Ishida]] and [[Manga/{{Naruto}} Mizuki]].
** Latin America: In Mexico, Batman was [[WesternAnimation/TotalDrama Trent/Sam]]; meanwhile, in Brazil, he was another contestant: Justin.
13th Apr '16 6:46:40 PM Etheru
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* ExiledFromContinuity: Scarecrow and Two-Face weren't allowed to show up due to their appearances in ''Film/TheDarkKnightSaga'', which resulted in a rewrite for "Strange New World" and Clayface filling Two-Face's role.
11th Apr '16 9:27:50 PM Lullaby22
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** Kevin Conroy, who [[WesternAnimation/BatmanTheAnimatedSeries previously]] [[WesternAnimation/JusticeLeague voiced]] [[WesternAnimation/BatmanBeyond Batman]], voiced John Grayson in "A Matter of Family."
2nd Feb '16 8:32:30 AM Jackie-Chaos-Bunny
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** It's been rumored that ''Music/MarilynManson'' was originally intended to voice The Riddler ([[InkSuitActor which would explain the character design]]).

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** It's been rumored that ''Music/MarilynManson'' was originally intended cast to voice The Riddler ([[InkSuitActor which would explain the character design]]).
2nd Feb '16 8:31:06 AM Jackie-Chaos-Bunny
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** It's been rumored that ''Music/MarilynManson'' was originally cast to voice The Riddler ([[InkSuitActor which would explain the character design]]).

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** It's been rumored that ''Music/MarilynManson'' was originally cast intended to voice The Riddler ([[InkSuitActor which would explain the character design]]).
2nd Feb '16 8:30:25 AM Jackie-Chaos-Bunny
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** It's been rumored that ''Music/MarilynManson'' was originally intended to voice The Riddler (which would explain the character design).

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** It's been rumored that ''Music/MarilynManson'' was originally intended cast to voice The Riddler (which ([[InkSuitActor which would explain the character design).design]]).
14th Jan '16 12:40:39 PM Anicomicgeek
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** Solomon Grundy is [[Film/{{Underworld}} Raze]].

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** Solomon Grundy is [[Film/{{Underworld}} Raze]].Creator/KevinGrevioux.
29th Dec '15 2:23:00 PM Anddrix
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** Creator/GeorgeNewbern, Dana Delany, and Creator/ClancyBrown [[RoleReprisal reprise]] their Franchise/{{DCAU}} roles of Franchise/{{Superman}}, ComicBook/LoisLane, and SelfDemonstrating/LexLuthor.

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** Creator/GeorgeNewbern, Dana Delany, and Creator/ClancyBrown [[RoleReprisal reprise]] their Franchise/{{DCAU}} roles of Franchise/{{Superman}}, ComicBook/LoisLane, and SelfDemonstrating/LexLuthor.ComicBook/LexLuthor.
7th Dec '15 3:01:39 PM Anicomicgeek
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** Brandon Routh ([[Film/SupermanReturns another Superman]]) is Everywhere Man. And the blonde chick in that episode is [[{{Series/Smallville}} Chloe]].

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** Brandon Routh ([[Film/SupermanReturns another Superman]]) Creator/BrandonRouth is Everywhere Man. And the blonde chick in that episode is [[{{Series/Smallville}} Chloe]].
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