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Adam West laments axed TV series

Adam West laments axed TV series
Adam West has confessed that one of his biggest career regrets was not seeing his TV series Lookwell picked up.

The ex-Batman actor filmed a pilot in 1991 about an ex-TV cop who attempts to solve crimes. Despite the involvement of future late night talkshow host Conan O'Brien, Lookwell was not given a series order by NBC.

Discussing the show with MTV, West recalled: "Wasn't that great? Written by Conan O'Brien and Robert Smigel... You know, my biggest regret is that that show didn't get picked up. It was a lot of fun."

West reportedly turned down the role of James Bond in Diamonds Are Forever, believing that only a British actor could successfully portray the character.

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