Eartha Kitt in the “Batman” series (1967-1968) After the departure of Julie Newmar, Eartha Kitt appears in the third and final season of the Batman series, for which she plays the rebellious heroine in a more bitter and dramatic version than her former colleagues. In her acting, the actress draws from her daily life as a dancer, cabaret singer, and muse of Orson Welles, whom he would even qualify as the “most exciting woman in the world”. The young girl with an unhappy childhood ultimately experienced international success, becoming an international star for her role in films such as C'est si Bon and Santa Baby. She was also the first African-American actress to play the character of Catwoman, and Zoë Kravitz will follow in her footsteps in The Batman.

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