This evening it has been announced that the Bat Signal will shine across the skies of LA in tribute of the recently passed away, Adam West.

The local mayor, Eric Garcetti, and the police force will be present at the event this evening, which takes place at 9pm according to Hollywood Reporter and BBC.

Tributes have rang for Adam West, who is also famous for many other roles including his appearances as Mayor Adam West in Family Guy, and cameos in Big Bang Theory.

Seth Macfarlane (Famly Guy, American Dad & Ted) paid tribute to Adam West with a message on Twitter:

Fansite, Fandor, also paid tribute on their website:

There was also a tribute written by Shane Griffin, our new writer, which can be seen here.

Family Guy is due to pay tribute to Adam West this weekend. We at DCWorld wish the best to Adam’s family and thank him for all those years as Batman where he bought Batman to mainstream TV.