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Stars line up for 'Enemies' premiere

Stars line up for 'Enemies' premiere

CHICAGO, Calif., June 19 (UPI) -- Johnny Depp, Christian Bale and Marion Cotillard turned out for the Chicago premiere of "Public Enemies," a film about infamous bank robber John Dillinger.
Bale says he went overboard with rant

Bale says he went overboard with rant

LONDON, April 30 (UPI) -- Welsh actor Christian Bale admits he went overboard with his profanity-laced tirade against the director of photography for "Terminator Salvation."
Bale, Wahlberg up for 'Fighter' roles

Bale, Wahlberg up for 'Fighter' roles

LOS ANGELES, April 21 (UPI) -- Christian Bale and Mark Wahlberg are in talks for the lead roles in director David O. Russell's Boston-set flick "The Fighter."

Insiders say Bale joins 'Prisoners' film

LOS ANGELES, April 4 (UPI) -- British actor Christian Bale will star alongside U.S. actor Mark Wahlberg in the new movie "Prisoners," Hollywood insiders say.
'Knight' wins three Empire Awards

'Knight' wins three Empire Awards

LONDON, March 30 (UPI) -- The latest Batman movie, "The Dark Knight," picked up three prizes at the Empire Awards ceremony in London.
Aronofsky defends Bale after outburst

Aronofsky defends Bale after outburst

LONDON, Feb. 6 (UPI) -- U.S. director-producer Darren Aronofsky said this week he understands why Welsh-born actor Christian Bale lost his temper on a film set last summer.
Asst. director defends Bale's behavior

Asst. director defends Bale's behavior

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 4 (UPI) -- The assistant director of "Terminator: Salvation" is defending Christian Bale in the wake of the Welsh-born actor's outburst at a crew member.
Bale tirade becomes YouTube sensation

Bale tirade becomes YouTube sensation

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 3 (UPI) -- A recording of Welsh-born actor Christian Bale losing his temper while working on a movie has been set to various types of music on YouTube.
'Knight' wins 5 People's Choice Awards

'Knight' wins 5 People's Choice Awards

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 7 (UPI) -- "The Dark Knight" won five People's Choice Awards, including the prizes for favorite movie and favorite action movie, in Los Angeles Wednesday night.

'Terminator 5' in development

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 17 (UPI) -- The Hollywood team behind the upcoming fourth "Terminator" movie "Terminator Salvation" is already planning a fifth installment of the franchise.

'Joker,' 'Iron Man' top costume ideas

PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 13 (UPI) -- A survey of U.S. movie ticket Web site Fandango users ranked "The Dark Knight" villain "The Joker" as this year's top movie-inspired Halloween costume.
'American Psycho' to be B'way musical

'American Psycho' to be B'way musical

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 24 (UPI) -- A stage musical version of the 1991 novel and 2000 film "American Psycho" reportedly is in development and heading to Broadway.
Report: Cher in talks for Catwoman role

Report: Cher in talks for Catwoman role

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 26 (UPI) -- U.S. singer and actress Cher is in talks to play the supervillain Catwoman in Warner Brothers' next Batman movie, sources say.
Bale won't be charged in alleged assault

Bale won't be charged in alleged assault

LONDON, Aug. 14 (UPI) -- Police in London say no further action will be taken against film star Christian Bale, who was arrested after an alleged dispute with his mother and sister.
'Dark Knight' passes $400M milestone

'Dark Knight' passes $400M milestone

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 5 (UPI) -- Warner Bros.' "The Dark Knight" reached the $400 million mark in U.S. box-office receipts Monday -- its 18th day in release, Variety.com reported Tuesday.
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Best Supporting Actor Christian Bale poses with his Oscar at the 83rd annual Academy Awards in Hollywood on February 27, 2011. UPI/Phil McCarten
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Christian Charles Philip Bale (born 30 January 1974) is an English actor. Best known for his roles in American films, Bale has starred in both big budget Hollywood films and the smaller projects from independent producers and art houses.

Bale first caught the public eye at the age of 13, when he was cast in the starring role of Steven Spielberg's Empire of the Sun. He played an English boy who is separated from his parents and subsequently finds himself lost in a Japanese internment camp during World War II. He is notable for portraying Bruce Wayne in the Batman films Batman Begins and The Dark Knight, as well as yuppie serial killer Patrick Bateman in American Psycho.

In 2010, Bale played Dicky Eklund in the biopic The Fighter. He earned extensive critical acclaim for his role and won several accolades, including the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor, the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor and the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role.

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