Michael Lerner Talks About Christian Bale And The ‘Newsies’
March 29, 2012
Written by Dina
[…] You were also in the beloved 90?s classic NEWSIES – which is one of my favorites.
“Yeah. I loved it too.”
Have you seen the new stage musical yet?
“You know I haven’t yet. Again, I played the bad guy – a character called ‘Weasel’ who distributes all the newspapers to the kids. I remember Christian Bale when he was about 13-years-old when we did that film in LA over at Warner Brothers. He couldn’t have been a nicer kid. What a terrific find! And I ran into him about five or six years ago and he hadn’t changed. He is very level headed, which is not easy to do. But I loved doing that movie.” […]
The full interview is here.
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