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Miles Scott

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

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

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

BatKid T-Shirt (Kid Monarch Clothing Co.)

Feel-Good Batkid Story Inspires Run On T-Shirts

The Batkid t-shirts that were created to benefit Make-a-Wish Foundation’s efforts to turn San Francisco into Gotham last week sold so quickly that thousands more have since been ordered.

11/19/2013

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

San Francisco Police Chief Reflects On Success Of Batkid

San Francisco police Chief Greg Suhr said Monday, “It was really unbelievable. The best part about it is, although the little guy had to get sick to get better … there was no catastrophe, nobody had to die for all these people to show up to spectacularly support his victory.”

11/18/2013

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

Raw Video: Batkid Gets Key To Gotham At City Hall

5-year-old Miles Scott got a key to the city from San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee Friday after spending the day fighting crime.

11/15/2013

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