Christian Bale is an English-American actor and producer publicly recognize him for his role as serial killer Patrick Bateman in ‘American Psycho’ and as Batman in Christopher Nolan’s ‘The Dark Knight’ trilogy. Additionally, he has also appeared in movies including ‘The Machinist’, ‘The Big Short’, and ‘The Fighter’.
Christian Bale was born on January 30, 1974, in Haverfordwest, the United Kingdom to his parents Jenny and David Bale. Additionally, he has three sisters. He is of English and American nationality and belongs to a mixed ethnic background of English, German, and Channel Islander.
Talking about his education, Bale attended Bournemouth School, however, left at age 16.
At present, Bale is a married man. He is married to former model and makeup artist, Sibi Blazic. The pair married on January 29, 2000. Furthermore, they have a daughter from this marriage, Emmeline who was born on March 27, 2005.
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Previously he was in a brief relationship with Drew Barrymore during 1987. He dated actress Samantha Mathis for a year from 1994 to 1995. In 1999, he had a fling with actress Anna Friel.
The actor has an estimated net worth of $80 million. All of his net worth is possible from his longtime acting career.
He currently resides in $13.5 million mansions in Sullivan Canyon, California which is made in 8.5 Acre. He has also owned Santa Monica mansion at $9 million which also includes swimming pool. And a few years ago he has also bought $8.8 million mansions in Brentwood Park.
Bale is found in collecting the cars and has 1999 Mercedes Benz C43 AMG which worth is $45000 and Toyota Tacoma in his car collection.
Bale initially appeared in a commercial for the fabric softener Lenor in 1982. Additionally, he also appeared in a Pac-Man cereal commercial the next year. He had his stage debut in 1984 after he appeared in ‘The Nerd’ alongside Rowan Atkinson.
At the age of seventeen, he moved to Los Angeles with his father after his parent’s divorce. In addition, he made his film debut in 1986 after he appeared in the TV movie ‘Anastasia: The Mystery of Anna’. In addition, the next year, he appeared in the TV Mini-Series ‘Heart of the Country’ as Ben Harris. He also had a role in the 1987 film ‘Mio in the Land of Faraway’. Since then, he has appeared in numerous other movies and television series.
All in all, he has over 45 credits as an actor. Some other movies and television series that Bale has appeared in are Hostiles, The Promise, Knight of Cups, Exodus: Gods and Kings, American Hustle, The Flowers of War, Public Enemies, I’m Not There, The Prestige, The New World, Equilibrium, sign of Fire, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, The Secret Agent, Little Women, Swing Kids, and Treasure Island among others. Additionally, he also has a credit as a producer.
Bale won the prestigious Academy Award for his performance in ‘The Fighter’. Additionally, he has also garnered other two Oscar nomination.
In addition, he has also won Golden Globe Award, Saturn Award, EDA Award, and ACCA Award. All in all, he has 66 wins and 82 nominations for several awards to his name.