|Status:||Deceased by virtue of time era|
|First:||"Hi Diddle Riddle"|
Gideon Peale is a fictional business owner and a minor character featured on the 1966-1968 live-action Batman television series. Played by actor Damian O'Flynn, he appeared in the pilot episode of the show, "Hi Diddle Riddle".
Gideon Peale was the owner of an art gallery in Gotham City. The Riddler pretended to rob the gallery, going so far as to give the appearance of holding Gideon Peale at gunpoint. However, he was actually just lighting Gideon's cigarette with a gun-shaped cigarette lighter.
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- The character of Gideon Peale was created by director Robert Butler and teleplay writer Lorenzo Semple.
- Gideon Peale is a character who is unique to the continuity of the Batman television series and does not have a DC Comics counterpart.
- Gideon Peale made only a single appearance in the original Batman series.
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