Batman actor Kevin Conroy has died at the age of 66.

Write by Louise

our beloved Batman voice , Kevin Conroy , died yesterday . He's been sick for a while, but nevertheless he appeared regularly at fan conventions to the delight of all his fans.

He will be missed by both the show's cast and the legion of fans around the world .

Rest in peace, my friend, '' Pershing, who voiced the Dark Knight's opponent, Poison Ivy, wrote on her Facebook page.

Kevin Conroy was born on November 30, 1955 in Westbury, New York.

In 1973, he received a scholarship at the prestigious Juilliard acting school at the department of drama.

His colleagues from the year were, among others Kelsey Grammer and Robin Williams .

In the early 1980s, Conroy made the decision to move to Los Angeles. He received small roles there, incl. in such series as " Dynasty

Kevin Conroy: life and career

His career breakthrough came in 1992. Conroy then won the lead role in today's classic animated series " Batman"

Although the cartoon disappeared from the air in 1995, the actor remained the voice of the title defender of Gotham City for many years.

Conroy also played the role of the Dark Knight in such popular video game series as" Batman :

Arkham "and""In total, he appeared in nearly 60 productions about the adventures of the bat-man.