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Batkid

San Francisco Helps Miles' Wish To Be A Superhero Come True

Batkid Movie Arrives At San Diego Comic-Con

A discussion on Miles Scott’s documentary was featured at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con…

07/27/2014

Leukemia survivor Miles, 5, dressed as BatKid, runs the bases as part of a Make-A-Wish foundation fulfillment at AT&T Park November 15, 2013 in San Francisco. (Ramin Talaie/Getty Images)

‘BatKid Begins’ Movie Needs Funding

Scott, a cancer survivor, enthralled millions last November when the Make-A-Wish Foundation transformed San Francisco for his daylong escapade as the caped crusader. Now, filmmakers are hoping his internet celebrity can help fund a documentary preserves the feel-good moment for posterity.

07/17/2014

Leukemia survivor Miles, 5, dressed as BatKid, runs the bases as part of a Make-A-Wish foundation fulfillment at AT&T Park November 15, 2013 in San Francisco. (Ramin Talaie/Getty Images)

Batkid Emerges At AT&T Park To Throw Out Ceremonial First Pitch At Giants Opener

The San Francisco Giants home opener at AT&T Park featured a special guest to throw out the ceremonial first pitch, the city’s hero, Batkid.

04/08/2014

Leukemia survivor Miles, 5, dressed as BatKid, runs the bases as part of a Make-A-Wish foundation fulfillment at AT&T Park November 15, 2013 in San Francisco. (Ramin Talaie/Getty Images)

Surprise ‘Batkid’ Appearance Cut From Oscars At Last Minute

The family of Miles Scott has said the 5-year-old leukemia survivor was scheduled for a sequel, making a surprise appearance with Spiderman star Andrew Garfield, but the scene was cut, according to the International Business Times.

03/06/2014

Cornerback Richard Sherman #25 of the Seattle Seahawks (credit: Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

The Outbreak: FLOTUS Dunking, Michael Sherman Punched & Spartans

Catch the latest “Outbreak” of trending viral videos infecting the net this week…

01/24/2014

Gotham City News broadcast of Batkid saving Gotham City on November 15, 2013. (CBS)

Philanthropists Pay Bill For SF ‘Batkid’ Fantasy

Philanthropists John and Marcia Goldman are picking up the city’s $105,000 tab for allowing Miles Scott to play the role of ‘Batkid’ in an elaborate, Make-A-Wish fantasy last year.

01/19/2014

10-year-old Monika Romo, a cancer patient, speaks with reporters at Pennycook Elementary School in Vallejo, December 19, 2013. (CBS)

Vallejo’s 10-Year-Old ‘Wonder Girl’ Inspires City After Battling Cancer

The City of Vallejo awarded “Wonder Girl,” a 10-year-old battling cancer, with a key to the city Thursday for her strength and ability to bring the community together.

12/19/2013

10-year-old Monika Romo, a cancer patient, will crusade for safer streets in Vallejo as "Wonder Girl", during a superhero adventure on December 19, 2013. (CBS)

‘Wonder Girl’ Cancer Patient Taking Page From Batkid To Battle Villains In Vallejo

A young Vallejo cancer patient is taking a page from the wildly famous ‘Batkid’ to crusade for safer streets in her community.

12/18/2013

Leukemia survivor Miles, 5, dressed as BatKid, runs the bases as part of a Make-A-Wish foundation fulfillment at AT&T Park November 15, 2013 in San Francisco. (Ramin Talaie/Getty Images)

Batkid Returning To San Francisco For Make-A-Wish Fundraiser

After winning hearts in San Francisco and beyond last month, “Batkid” is returning to the city this weekend for a Make-A-Wish fundraiser with the Police Department.

12/05/2013

Police escort leukemia survivor Miles, 5, dressed as BatKid, and Batman after they arrest the Riddler as part of a Make-A-Wish foundation fulfillment November 15, 2013 in San Francisco. Make-A-Wish Greater Bay Area foundation turned the city into Gotham City for Miles by creating a day long event bringing his wish to be a BatKid to life. (Ramin Talaie/Getty Images)

Phil Matier: Batkid Day Costs San Francisco $105,000

Much of the bill came from the big San Francisco Civic Center finale, where 5-year-old Miles Scott was given a key to the city.

11/20/2013

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