Which Roles Did Christian Bale Turn Down?

From American Psycho to Batman Begins to Vice, Christian Bale is a bonafide A-list star. But he missed out on plenty of huge roles along the way. So what were they?

Who else nearly landed Christian?

Filmography


All Filmography

Did You Know

Trivia

Before he played Batman in Batman Begins (2005), his sister Louise Bale played Batman's mother in The Death of Batman (2003).


Quotes

It's the actors who are prepared to make fools of themselves who are usually the ones who come to mean something to the audience.


Trademark

Often gains or loses weight for particular roles such as gaining muscle for the role of Batman/Bruce Wayne in The Dark Knight Trilogy (Batman Begins (2005), The Dark Knight (2008) and The Dark Knight Rises (2012)), losing weight for The Machinist (...


Star Sign

Aquarius

Personal Details

Born

Christian Charles Philip Bale

Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, Wales, UK


Height:

6' (1.83 m)

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