Rest in Peace Lorenzo Semple Jr

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Rest in Peace Lorenzo Semple Jr

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A great talent and centerpiece of the classic Batman community, he will be missed:

Hollywood Reporter - Lorenzo Semple passes away at 91
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My condolences go to his family.May God Bless Them.Thank You.
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Such an integral part of the show we love - I dare say it would not have been the success it was without him. Very sad news.
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Very sad news. Lorenzo was such an integral part of the show and its development.
He even made this little shout out to the message board back in 2010:
http://www.66batman.com/video/lorenzo.html

He will be VERY missed!

Here's a portrait my friend Deverill took of Lorenzo at his Brentwood home.
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Awww, God Bless his Soul always. :( :( Great video of him and you Scott that was AWESOME!!!
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A sad loss indeed. He was a talented writer. Thank you Lorenzo for all the good times. God bless.
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Very sad indeed. His writing brought entertainment to a great many people. Not only did he develop the style of the show, I think he wrote many of the the best episodes.

May he rest in peace and many thanks to him for the enjoyment he gave all the Bat-fans.
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So sad to hear this tonight. A fine man and a talented writer who was sorely underrated.
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Sad to lose him, but what a great contribution he gave us. Rip
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Sad. But he had a long, and apparently good life. And to a big extent he WAS the Batman TV series. If he'd continued writing it, the show might've lasted years longer. His scripts were the always top notch.
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I remember making the connection that he had penned both Batman and Flash Gordon, and thinking ahh, so that's why Flash Gordon was so much fun. Rest in Peace.
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Thank you Mr Simple for your contribution to the greatest superhero television show ever Rest in peace
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Sad to hear this. I hope he knew the DVDs would be coming out - wish we could have heard his commentary on them.
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Thank you, Lorenzo. Holy Heartbreak!
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