Christian Bale – Movie Actor
Actor who won over 30 Best Supporting Actor awards and the British Actor of the Year Award for his role in in the 2010 film, The Fighter. His roles as serial killer Patrick Bateman and Trevor Reznik earned him critical acclaim.
Before fame He made appearances on television commercials when he was eight years old and was soon discovered and casted by Steven Spielberg. He made his debut in the 1986 TV film, Anastasia: The Mystery of Anna.
Bale first caught the public eye at the age of 13, when he was cast in the starring role ofSteven Spielberg’s Empire of the Sun (1987). Based on the original story by J. G. Ballard, Bale played an English boy who is separated from his parents and subsequently finds himself lost in aJapanese internment campduring World War II. In 2000, he garnered critical acclaim for his portrayal of serial killer Patrick Bateman inAmerican Psycho (2000). He is known for going to great lengths to portray characters in film, notably for the psychological thriller The Machinist (2004), where he lost 63 pounds (28,5 kg) to play the role of Trevor Reznik.
He gave an amazing performance as Batman, the character which has been played by many movie stars includingMichael Keaton, Val Kilmer, and Adam West.
He married actress Winona Ryder’s make-up artist and personal assistant in January 2000. His parents are David and Jenny Bale and he has a daughter named Emmeline.
He starred in a Midsummer’s Night Dream with Calista Flockhart.