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Christian Bale is an English actor known for his versatility, leading man status and physical transformations for his roles.
Born in Wales to English parents, Bale had his first starring role at age 13 in Steven Spielberg’s 1987 war film Empire of the Sun. After more than a decade of performing in leading and supporting roles in films, he gained wider recognition for his portrayals of serial killer Patrick Bateman in the black comedy American Psycho and the titular role in the psychological thriller The Machinist. Following the latter, Bale played Batman in Christopher Nolan’s 2005 film Batman Begins and reprised the role in the sequels The Dark Knight and The Dark Knight Rises, garnering acclaim for his performance in the trilogy, which is one of the highest-grossing film franchises.
Bale has garnered four Academy Award nominations, including two in the Best Actor category for his work in American Hustle and Vice as well as two in the Best Supporting Actor category for his work in The Fighter and The Big Short; he won one for The Fighter. He has also earned two Golden Globe Awards, including Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture for his role in The Fighter and Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy for his role in Vice, and received two nominations for Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy for his performances in American Hustle and The Big Short and a nomination for Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama for his performance in Ford v Ferrari.