Taken from The Hollywood Reporter: There are few actors of Christian Bale‘s generation whose talents are more widely respected than his. The 39-year-old, who has been appearing in films since the age of 12, has given unforgettable performances in Steven Spielberg‘s Empire of the Sun (1987), Mary Harron‘s American Psycho (2000), Brad Anderson‘s The Machinist (2004),Christopher Nolan‘s Batman trilogy (2005, 2008, 2012) and The Prestige (2006) and David O. Russell‘s The Fighter (2010), the last of which brought him a best supporting actor Oscar. Continue reading
Actor Christian Bale put on 40 pounds in two months to play the conman in ‘American Hustle,’ to be released Friday.
In all honesty, Christian Bale could’ve gotten by with a fat suit to play the pudgy, balding con man at the center of “American Hustle.” Continue reading