Christian Bale

Christian Bale was born in Wales to a show business family with roots in South Africa. He began his film career as a child actor playing the lead in Steven Spielberg’s “Empire of the Sun.” Since then he has played a wide variety of roles in hit movies such as “Little Women,” “American Psycho,” “Pocahontas” and “3:10 to Yuma,” including two performances as Batman in “Batman Begins” and “The Dark Night” and two versions of Bob Dylan in “I’m not There.” As a member of the Fossey Fund’s board, Bale continues his family’s tradition of activism in behalf of the environment and animals.

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